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06 June 2016
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Language Issues Editor

NATECLA seeks applications for the next editor of its journal Language Issues for the three year period from January 2017 to December 2020.

Language Issues is the part peer reviewed journal for NATECLA, read by ESOL and community language professionals in the UK and beyond.  There are two editions a year, summer (June) and winter (December).

The editor is supported by the editorial board and the NATECLA national office.  

Language IssuesYou will have: 
  • editorial experience or be a published author in a peer-reviewed publication
  • experience of the peer-review process
  • qualifications and experience in a field relevant to language
  • established links with other experts in a relevant field
  • excellent time-management and team management skills 

You will chair two editorial meetings a year (February and September, usually held in London) and be invited to attend NATECLA's Management Council meetings (Birmingham and London)

There is a small annual honorarium and all expenses are paid. The new editor will be invited to join the editorial board straight away and shadow the preparations for the December 2016.

Applications to job-share the role are welcome.


Key dates


Please send initial expressions of interest and your CV to the NATECLA national office (info@natecla.org.uk) by Friday 29th July 2016. 

The closing date for applications will be Friday 26th August 2016. Interviews will be held in September 2016.

We also invite colleagues interested in joining the Language Issues editorial board to send in their CV and an expression of interest.

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