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Associate Lecturer (Teaching) in Finnish Language 

The School of Slavonic & East European Studies (SSEES) is seeking to appoint a Associate Lecturer (Teaching) in Finnish Language to lead and deliver Finnish language teaching in the 2021/22 academic year. 
The Associate Lecturer (Teaching) in Finnish Language will join a unique, diverse, vibrant and interdisciplinary community of scholars and teachers in SSSES who offer an unparalleled range of teaching and training in 13 different East European languages.  

Key Requirements:
In order to carry out the duties effectively, the postholder must possess native-speaker command of the contemporary Finnish Language. The postholder must also have an up-to-date and comprehensive knowledge of teaching Finnish to English/non-narrative speakers. The postholder experience of delivering “Ab Initio” Finnish language-teaching, assessment and feedback and have experience of leading the planning, development and delivery of Finnish language teaching and assessment at a variety of levels. A PhD in Finnish Language (or other relevant discipline) or be within 9 to 12 months of completion is desirable. 

The candidate must possess excellent communication and presentation skills, including a high level of proficiency in English (verbal and written), and have excellent IT skills, including experience of using virtual learning environments and other related learning technologies.
Please see attached below the full job description with all the specific criteria for this position. 

To apply for this post, please send your CV’s to Shevanese Anderson at shevanese.anderson@ucl.ac.uk

Application deadline: Sunday 17th October