PGTAs - School of Slavonic and East European Studies

3 May 2024

The School of Slavonic and East European Studies are looking for PGTAs. Start date: 23 September 2024. Deadline to apply: 7 June 2024, 5pm.

UCL classroom scene

Department: School of Slavonic and East European Studies 
Modules: Various SSEES BA programmes across History, Politics, and Economics

Number of hours: 100 hours per term
Start date: 23 September 2024
Duration: Up to 6 months

Grade: PGTA (Grade 6)
Location: London

Application deadline: 7 June 2024, 5pm.

Job description

The purpose of this job is to support teaching and learning in our modules, working with the academic Module Leaders through the delivery of small-group teaching. The main duties of the post will include small-group class teaching, regular meetings with the Module Leader, running weekly office hours, providing feedback to students, and attendance reporting.

Additional appointments may be made to cover coursework assessment and/or examination marking.

Please review the Job Description and the PGTA opportunities documents for further information.

Key responsibilities

  • Teaching assistance through the facilitation of seminars and/or workshops;
  • Class preparation and meeting with lecturers/module organisers;
  • After-class contact time with students, including time-tabled office hours;
  • Marking students' work;
  • Giving feedback to students.

Requirements for role

To be eligible to be considered for a PGTA position at SSEES you must be a registered PGR student at UCL or another UK university, entering your 2nd or later year of study, and have the approval of your principal PhD supervisor.

How to apply

To apply for a PGTA role, please complete the online application form (https://forms.office.com/e/FxMr0Fitqs) and send an up-to-date CV to ssees.people@ucl.ac.uk