Teaching Assistant in Computer Science

University of Leeds
January 09, 2023
Offerd Salary:£28,762 to £34,308
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Contract Type:Fixed Term (5 years
Working Time:Full time
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Teaching Assistant in Computer Science

Are you interested in joining a highly ranked School of Computing committed to providing a transformative, research-based education experience for students from diverse backgrounds who develop the knowledge and skills they need to succeed and make a positive impact in the world?

The University of Leeds is ranked in the top 100 universities in the QS World University Rankings in 2023 and the results of the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021 identified that 90% of our research is ‘world-leading' or ‘internationally excellent'. We have a truly global community, with more than 38,000 students from 170 different countries and over 9,000 staff of 100 different nationalities and we are in touch with more than 281,000 alumni in 190 different countries. Established in 1904, we have a strong tradition of academic excellence, reflected in first-class student education, along with world-leading research that has a real impact around the globe. A member of the Russell Group of universities, we are one of the UK's top ten research institutions and one of the UK's most prestigious and diverse universities.

The School of Computing at the University of Leeds has a commitment to excellence in our teaching and delivering an exceptional student experience. There are currently around 45 members of academic staff and we are now expanding to create new academic positions.

As part of this expansion, we are looking to appoint up to four new Teaching Assistants for a period of 5 years in the School.

This role will be based on the University of Leeds campus. We are open to discussing flexible working arrangements subject to delivering on our commitment to an exceptional student experience.

What we offer in return

  • 26 days holiday plus approx.16 Bank Holidays/days that the University is closed by custom (including Christmas) – That's 42 days a year!
  • Generous pension scheme options plus life assurance.
  • Health and Wellbeing: Discounted staff membership options at The Edge, our state-of-the-art Campus gym, with a pool, sauna, climbing wall, cycle circuit, and sports halls.
  • Personal Development: Access to courses run by our Organisational Development & Professional Learning team, and self-development courses including languages, Creative Writing, Wellbeing Therapies and much more.
  • Access to on-site childcare, shopping discounts and travel schemes are also available.
  • And much more!

    If you are looking for a role that will contribute to the student experience and our delivery of teaching which will support your own ambitions at a leading Russell Group University apply today.

    To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

    Dr Sam Wilson, Director of Student Education, School of Computing

    Email: S.S.Wilson@leeds.ac.uk

    Location: Leeds - Main Campus

    Faculty/Service: Faculty of Engineering & Physical Sciences School/Institute: School of Computing Category: Teaching Grade: Grade 6 Salary: £28,762 to £34,308 p.a. Working Time: 37.5 hours per week Post Type: Full Time Contract Type: Fixed Term (5 years due to teaching in a subject where student demand is uncertain) Release Date: Tuesday 22 November 2022 Closing Date: Monday 09 January 2023 Interview Date: To be confirmed Reference: EPSCP1115 Downloads: Candidate Brief

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