The University of Manchester Recruitment Language Tutor in Chinese (Mandarin)

Source: The University of Manchester

Job reference: HUM-15476

Location: Oxford Road, Manchester

Closing date (DD/MM/YYYY): 15/06/2020

Salary: £27,511 – £31,865 per annum (according to experience)

Employment type: Fixed Term

Department: Humanities

Division: Modern Languages and Cultures

Hours per week: Full Time

Contract Duration: 01 September 2020 until 30 June 2021

The University of Manchester Recruitment Language Tutor in Chinese (Mandarin)

Applications are invited for the fixed-term post of Language Tutor in Mandarin Chinese, which is tenable from 1 September 2020 to 30 June 2021.

You must possess near-native command of both Mandarin Chinese and English; demonstrate excellent language-teaching skills; and, have an educational background appropriate to the delivery of the specified duties. Experience of teaching and assessing advanced Mandarin Chinese language skills at tertiary level, particularly in the UK, and a track record in curriculum development are highly desirable. You must have excellent interpersonal skills and be able to empathize with students.

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status. All appointments are made on merit.

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Informal enquiries can be made to Professor Karl Posso through his departmental support administrator Bridie Williams at

General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:


Tel: 0161 850 2004

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.

Please contact the University of Manchester for the Further Particulars document which contains the person specification criteria.