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Coventry University is a diverse and exciting place to work and we share the enthusiasm of our staff and students to be the best at whatever they choose to do. As one of the City’s biggest employers, we offer some impressive benefits for our staff and are committed to delivering the very best opportunities. We have a comprehensive training, personal and professional development programme that provides our employees with the skills to enhance their performance in the workplace and grow in their careers. There are pension schemes, a generous holiday allowance and flexible working opportunities as well as lifestyle benefits including childcare vouchers, discounted membership to the £4 million sports and recreation centre and schemes such as Cycle to Work and the CU Car Share initiative.

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Become a Linguae Mundi Tutor


of only two UK universities accredited by EUROLTA

Each year the Centre for Global Engagement offers native speakers of various languages the chance to participate in free professional tutor training and language teaching practice.

Being a tutor is an extremely rewarding experience, so if you are a native speaker of a foreign language and passionate about sharing your language and culture, we would love to hear from you.

What's on offer

Trainee language tutors will receive:

  • Tutor training for 3 weeks intensively (in July) or for 12 weeks (from October)
  • An exciting opportunity to pass on your language and cultural knowledge
  • Opportunities for paid work on successful completion of the course

The tutor training will cover topics such as student-centred learning, class dynamics and interaction. You will also cover digital learning and teaching, which will help you to develop and improve your communication, leadership, and organisational skills. In turn this will improve your understanding and knowledge of other cultures.


Please note that applications for trainee language tutors are NOW OPEN. Recruitment takes place in March and September each year.

If you would like more information before applying, please contact the Linguae Mundi team at, or call us on 024 7765 2985.

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Further information

Student visa restrictions

Students who are non-EU/EEA/Swiss nationals must check whether their visa allows them to work in the UK. Please note that any hours worked with Linguae Mundi will count towards the limit specified on your visa.

Who can apply

This opportunity is open to all students and staff!

What our tutors say



I remember the little teaching experience I had when I first started - the lack of confidence would surely not help me become a wonderful tutor. However, I have been fortunate enough to take part in this incredible training for tutors that Linguae Mundi offers. It has been a fantastic opportunity so far and I am positive it will be a valuable asset and recommendation for any future jobs I plan on applying for. I have completely changed as a professional person and developed my interpersonal and work skills as well as cultural awareness greatly. I strongly believe that Linguae Mundi is a brilliant program for both students and tutors.

Roxana, Linguae Mundi German tutor for 2 years

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