Media Job: Shorthand tutor, Glasgow Caledonian University

CLOSING DATE: November 13, 2015

Shorthand tutor

School: Glasgow School for Business & Society

Department: Media and Journalism

Grade: Six

Scale: £31,342 – £36,309 per annum

Contract: 0.5FTE/open-ended

Closing date: November 13 2015, 5pm

GLASGOW Caledonian University is seeking to recruit a shorthand tutor to teach on its postgraduate and undergraduate Multimedia Journalism programmes.

The main purpose of this 0.5 open-ended role is to deliver teaching and learning for assessment in GCU shorthand modules and shorthand modules accredited by the National Council for the Training of Journalists.

The successful candidate will demonstrate expertise in delivering lectures and tutorials in shorthand for undergraduate and postgraduate level students.

Candidates should have experience in teaching Teeline Shorthand, preferably to journalists/trainee journalists and candidates should be familiar with the requirements of the NCTJ shorthand exams and may have had experience of administering/holding such exams.

Further details on this post are available by contacting Jules Calvert, assistant head of department at or on 0141 331 3844.

Due to the nature of this role, we are unable to sponsor individuals under the Tier 2 PBS route.

Applicants must therefore have the continued right to live and work in the United Kingdom, for the duration of the contract, to apply for this vacancy.

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