This page share’s current vacancies in the foundation years sector. Please get in touch if you would like to list a relevant vacancy.

Teaching Associates and Senior Teaching Associates
University of Cambridge

The University of Cambridge wishes to appoint Teaching Associates (up to 3.3 FTE) and Senior Teaching Associate(s) (up to 1.0 FTE) in the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences to work on the University’s new Foundation Year Programme from Spring 2022. These roles are available as a full-time or part-time positions.

The successful candidates will play an important role in realising the educational objectives of the programme with the University of Cambridge’s first cohorts of Foundation Year students in the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. They will be expected to play an active role in preparing the educational content for the curriculum of this multi-disciplinary course in the lead up to the first cohort arriving in the 2022-23 academic year. Once the first cohort of students begin the course, the role-holders will be expected to deliver lectures, seminars and supervisions at the appropriate level on an ongoing basis, and have primary responsibility for up to three subject Papers on the course (according to FTE and subject expertise). They will also contribute to examining as appropriate for the course.

Closing date: 14 November 2021

Further details are available here:

Informal enquiries welcomed to and further information about the course is available here:

External Examiner in Foundation Health Sciences
Cardiff Metropolitan University

Cardiff Metropolitan University are looking for a new External Examiner for their Foundation in Health Sciences Programme. Details of the programme can be found on their website here.

The Programme Lead at Cardiff Met, Paul Foley ( is happy to talk to anyone about the programme or the position. Paul has also said that the outgoing External Examiner for the programme is happy to chat with any prospective applicant who wants to know a bit more about the programme and the University from his perspective as outgoing EE. If you contact Paul he can put you in touch with the outgoing EE.