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Join the UCC School of Law part-time teaching panel - applications now open

5 May 2021

UCC School of Law invites applications from suitably qualified individuals with relevant experience who are interested in tutoring and/or lecturing on an hourly occasional part-time basis (not exceeding 6 hours per week).

The School of Law wishes to recruit a panel of occasional part-time lecturers and tutors to support full-time staff in the delivery (including teaching and examining) of programmes for the 2021-22 academic year. 

These part-time lecturing staff will normally have access to shared office space and library facilities for the duration of their contracts, however face to face teaching and access to campus will be in line with public safety guidelines.

The hourly rates of pay for lecturing /tutoring for 2021-22* are:

  • €43.90 per hour (Day rate)
  • €59.90 per hour (Evening rate)

*Rates increase to €48.72 (Day rate) and €66.50 (Evening rate) after two years of continuous service on the above rates

About the UCC School of Law

UCC School of Law is a close-knit community that makes a big impact locally, nationally and internationally through our high-quality teaching, cutting-edge research and public engagement. The School is ranked in the top 100 law schools internationally (QS World University Rankings by Subject, 2021), and students benefit from an education that is relevant, challenging and skills-based.

Specialist and general full and part-time programmes – some of which are unique in Ireland – include undergraduate BCL programmes (including the Evening BCL), graduate LLB and LLM programmes, a research masters and PhD programme.

The student body is diverse with increasing numbers of students from mature years, part-time, non-traditional entry and international cohorts. Programmes combine traditional law curricula with a focus on legal skills, clinical education, study abroad and placement opportunities.

How to apply

If you are interested in applying, you should (1) submit the below form and (2) send a copy of your CV to by 5pm on Monday 31 May 2021. 

Click here for application form

For further information or general enquiries about the process, please email Dr Kay Taaffe, School Manager at


School of Law

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