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Business, Economics and Accounting Tutor

Deadline for applications: N/A

Contract: Variable Hour Fixed Term until June 2020
Hours: approximately 18 per week
Pay rate: £29.54 per hour

Job overview

You could be one of our next exceptional tutors working at our prestigious Lancaster University International Study Centre. In this job you'll teach Business Studies, Economics and Accounting modules/courses across our Foundation programme and if you are the right candidate you may also have the opportunity to supervise on students projects for our Pre-Masters Programme. You'll be an enthusiastic individual and passionate about your subjects!

We offer continuous teacher development which we know is important to you.

Lancaster University International Study Centre is surrounded by unspoilt countryside, well embedded within the University Campus. You will have full access to state of the art facilities, and will become honorary members of the faculty of a triple top ten UK University (based on 2019 rankings).

Key responsibilities

  • To contribute to teaching in the relevant subject area/s
  • To prepare detailed schemes of work in advance for all groups taught in any one term or year
  • To deliver these schemes of work effectively, to set homework (minimum 1 a week) and mark and return these within 3 working days
  • To maintain up to date records of student attendance, homework marks and test scores
  • To make every effort to secure the best performance from each student at their level both during their course and in final exams and assessments
  • To contribute to the preparation of end of term reports on and for students
  • Supervise and mark Project dissertations
  • To contribute to the personal tutorial provision by being a personal tutor for allocated students
  • To contribute to the development and/or revisions to existing courses or new courses in terms of design, content, structure, form of delivery, assessments etc.
  • To keep up to date with developments in academic teaching and skills including the use of e-learning resources
  • To work in a collegial fashion and foster productive relations with other members of staff
  • To create and update teaching materials


  • First degree (Upper Second or First in an appropriate subject area)
  • Qualified Teacher status
  • Post graduate qualifications
  • Teaching relevant discipline to FE/HE Level (NQF level 3, FHEQ 4)
  • Experience of teaching international Students

Key benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • 30 days holiday
  • Enhanced pension scheme, season ticket loans, cycle to work scheme, wellbeing centre, and much more.

About Study Group

Study Group is a global leader in preparing students for international academic success and rewarding careers through a transformational learning experience. Our global recruitment teams enrolled over 30,000 students from 142 countries in 2018. The universities we work with trust us to increase their international footprint, access student diversity and provide assured progression, so they can continue to focus on academic excellence.

Organisational compliance

Study Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its students, and expects all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment.

Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the role, including checks with past employers, an Enhanced Check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and overseas criminal records if appropriate.

Study Group processes your information in line with data protection regulations. Please see our Candidate Privacy Policy.

How to apply

We take pride in providing an excellent candidate experience to all potential candidates, so will ensure a timely response and process for all applicants. If you are interested in finding out more then please submit a CV on our jobs board and a member of the Recruitment Team will be in contact.

What does a role at Study Group mean?


We are a unique business within the sector, giving our people a completely different working experience.


We have a large global network and encourage collaboration across the whole business. We work with a number of partners across the network including top tier universities.


We encourage innovation throughout our Centres, ensuring that our students are given an interactive, student centred, and creative, tailor-made learning experience. Our people are given an autonomy within their roles that is rarely seen within the industry.


We believe in continuous professional and personal development, and take pride in offering our staff ample opportunity to achieve their goals. Utilising our large organisational infrastructure, across our different brands, we invite our people to gain valuable experience, and maximise all the exciting tools available to help develop their career.