Lecturer in Spanish, Trinidad y Tobago

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CiudadSt. Augustine
PaísTrinidad y Tobago
DescripciónUniversity of the West Indies, St. Agustine (Trinidad y Tobago) busca profesor de español para trabajar desde agosto de 2020.
ContratoMás información
SalarioTT$239,544 – TT$333,456 al año
– Special allowance of 6% of basic salary;
– Transportation Allowance of TT$3,250 per month;
– Up to five economy class passages plus baggage allowance of US$3,000.00 (TT$ equivalent) on appointment and normal termination;
– Unfurnished accommodation at 10% or furnished at 121⁄2% of basic salary, or housing allowance of 20% of basic salary to staff making own housing arrangements;
– UWI contribution of equivalent of 10% of basic salary to Superannuation Scheme;
– Annual Study and Travel Grant (available after first year of service); TT$20,717.00 per annum
– Institutional Visit Allowance – TT$ 7,200.00 per annum
– Book Grant – TT$6,000 per annum
– Contributory Health Insurance – 50%
– Group Life Insurance Scheme
RequisitosThe successful candidate must possess a Doctorate in Spanish, or Translation Studies or a closely related area (Spanish must be among the chosen language pair/s).

Candidates must also have:
– Knowledge of recent theories and methodologies in
Translation Studies
– Native or near-native competency in spoken and written Spanish (C2)
– A solid publication profile

Candidates with the following would have an advantage:
– At least three years teaching experience at the tertiary level
– Technological competencies (Translation software) 

Specialization in one or more of the following:
– Literary translation and reception
– The history of translation
– Corpus-based translation studies
– Gender issues in translation
Experience in Interpreting would be an asset.
ResponsabilidadesPersonal attributes:
The Department places high priority on individuals of integrity who can work well in a team and student friendly environment. Candidates should also possess good communication and interpersonal skills. A good command of both oral and written English is essential. Candidates must also:
– Have capacity to work collaboratively toward common goals and meet very specific deadlines
– Have collegial spirit and respect for others
– Be open to new ideas and ways of working
– Be able to work in a multidisciplinary environment
– Have technological competencies particular to a web-enabled learning environment

Special responsibilities:

– Undergraduate and postgraduate-level teaching and supervision
– Engaging in pedagogical reseach and scholarly activity, which aligns to the strategic direction of the University
– Contributing to enhancement of the student experience and employability (Academic advising)
– Engaging in scholarly activities including research and publications
– Serving on Committees at the Department, Faculty and University levels
– Participating in the design and development of courses, teaching materials and or programmes in Translation
– Collaborating with colleagues in teaching, administration, cultural and extra-curricular events organized by the Spanish section, the Department, the Faculty and the Campus
– Supervising undergraduate research projects as well as postgraduate research work
NOTE: Members of staff may be called upon to deliver classes in either or both of these modes – blended as well as face‐to‐face teaching.
Solicitud– curriculum vitae 
– carta de presentación 
– memoria de experiencia docente 
– tres cartas de presentación 
– certificados académicos 
Plazo12 abril 2020
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Fuente: The University of the West Indies
Fuente imagen: @UWI_StAugustine

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