Tutor in Earth Sciences or Geography (Water Science)

Updated: 2 months ago
Location: Cardiff, WALES
Deadline: 31 Mar 2019

The School of Earth and Ocean Sciences at Cardiff University is a dynamic and successful multi-disciplinary centre devoted to research in the disciplines of Earth and Ocean Sciences.

Applications are invited for the post of Tutor in Earth Sciences or Geography (Water Science). The successful candidate will contribute to the teaching and assessment of topics in hydrology and water in the environment within undergraduate degree programmes and an MSc programme concerning Water and the Changing World. The successful candidate will be expected to undertake seminars, tutorials and group work and supervise student projects and carry out teaching-related administrative duties, in particular with the MSc programme.  Teaching contributions are within a framework of an agreed programme typically overseen by an academic member of staff. In addition the candidate should be able to participate in residential fieldwork and day trips as appropriate. An ability to contribute to teaching in the area of Geographic Information Systems (GIS)  would be an advantage”

This is a full time post (35 hours per week). The post is available immediately and is fixed term until 31st December 2019.

Salary: £27,025 - £31,302 per annum (Grade 5)

Informal enquiries may be made to Dr Simon Wakefield, email Wakefield@cardiff.ac.uk

For further details about working in Cardiff University please contact Briony FitzGerald, email: FitzgeraldB1@cardiff.ac.uk

Important Notes:

Applications can only be accepted via the online system.

It is the University’s policy to use the person specification as a key tool for short-listing. Candidates should evidence that they meet ALL of the essential criteria as well as, where relevant, the desirable. As part of the application process you will be asked to provide this evidence via a supporting statement.  Please ensure that the evidence you are providing corresponds with the numbered criteria outlined below. Your application will be considered based on the information you provide under each element.

When attaching the supporting statement to your application profile, please ensure that you name it with the vacancy reference number.

Closing Date: Sunday, 31 March 2019

Please be aware that Cardiff University reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received.

Cardiff University is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity and to creating an inclusive working environment. We believe this can be achieved through attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse range of staff from many different backgrounds who have the ambition to create a University which seeks to fulfil our social, cultural and economic obligation to Cardiff, Wales, and the world.  In supporting our employees to achieve a balance between their work and their personal lives, we will also consider proposals for flexible working or job share.


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