Wykeham Professorship of Ancient History in association with New College
date: 1 October 2017 or as soon as possible thereafter
The Faculty of Classics is seeking to appoint an outstanding candidate
to fill the Wykeham Professorship of Ancient (Greek) History.
The successful applicant will have a strong
international research profile and broad interests and sympathies in order to contribute
to and promote what is a wide and increasingly interdisciplinary research field
in Oxford. S/he will have an excellent teaching record, and will exercise leadership
and coordination across all areas of activity in the study and research of ancient
Greek history in Oxford and beyond.
Deadline for applications: Monday
19 September 2016. For more details about the post and
full application instructions, see www.recruit.ox.ac.uk/pls/hrisliverecruit/erq_jobspec_version_4.jobspec?p_id=124361.
Applications are particularly welcome from women and black and minority
ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in Oxford.
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Part-time Latin Instructor
Faculty of Classics, Ioannou Centre for Classical and
Byzantine Studies, 66 St Giles’, Oxford
Grade 5: £24,298 – £28,982 p.a. (pro rata)
to a generous donation from the Stonehouse Educational Foundation, the
University of Oxford's Classics Faculty has reinstated its Saturday Latin
teaching scheme, OXLAT, and now seeks a Part-time Latin Instructor. The
appointment will be for a fixed-term period from 1 October 2016 to 31 July
2017. The scheme, which started in January 2015 and runs for two and a half
years, offers free tuition on Saturday mornings to 30 students from local state
schools. Two Instructors are responsible for the teaching for the duration of
the scheme, from preliminary introductory work through to comprehensive
preparation for GCSE exams.
Instructors report to the Outreach Officer. They also work closely with the
part-time Latin Teaching Scheme Coordinator, who provides administrative
support and will be present on Saturday mornings to oversee the scheme’s
key duties are: teaching weekly two-hour Latin lessons on Saturday mornings
during term time over the course of the scheme; two hours of contact teaching
time each week for a total of 38 weeks; and approximately four hours of
teaching preparation time/liaising with the OXLAT Coordinator each week.
successful candidate will have proven skills and experience equivalent to those
derived from holding a degree in Classics; have experience of teaching in a
school environment; have experience of teaching Latin to GCSE; have enthusiasm
for the subject and the desire and ability to effectively engage and motivate
students; have a desire and ability to challenge able students as well as to
support, encourage, and develop less-able students; and have a proactive,
flexible approach to providing comprehensive and high-quality, yet enjoyable,
for this vacancy are to be made online via www.recruit.ox.ac.uk and enter Vacancy ID 125067.
closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 12 September 2016. It is expected that Interviews will be held in
Person : Miss Clare Jarvis
Phone : 01865 288391
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