Sessional Tutors: Expression of Interest open now

27 November, 2017

The School of Languages and Cultures (SLC) currently has opportunities available for sessional tutors.

We are looking for motivated teaching staff who are interested in casual work during semester. Our School offers the widest range of language and culture studies in Australia. As a sessional tutor at the University of Sydney you will have the chance to work alongside world class academics. See the eligibility criteria for more information. 

To apply please complete the Expression of Interest form and upload your CV along with a cover letter addressing the eligibility criteria below.

Applications for Semester 1, 2018 close 31 January.


Eligibility Criteria


  1.  An undergraduate degree with Honors (or equivalent) or post graduate qualification relevant to the discipline
  2. Native or near native competency in the relevant language and in English (this criterion does not apply for non-language teaching)
  3. Teaching experience at the tertiary level or demonstrated teaching potential, preferably in English speaking contexts
  4. Experience with essential educational technology and with e-learning platforms or willingness to acquire proficiency
  5. Good organizational and interpersonal skills and willingness to undertake further training on teaching and learning methods
  6. Demonstrated commitment to high standards of learning and teaching



  1. Familiarity with the current language teaching developments, including course books and materials for the target language
  2. Experience with academic administration in an Australian University
  3. Teaching qualifications


Contact:Elise Barton