Business Tutor - International Foundation Year (Level 3)
Deadline for applications: N/A
Contract Type: Full time and part-time and sessional ((£28.95/hour) positions available
Salary: Circa £34,000 per annum (For full time)
Immediate Start for the right person
Would you like to create a better world through education? This is the Study Group vision and what drives us as a business. Over 30,000 of our students travel from 142 different countries to prepare for higher education, and our mission is to provide them with a unique preparatory course that will have a truly positive impact on their future.
Are you a student-centred and innovative Business Tutor? If so this is a fantastic job opportunity for you to join the Durham University International Study Centre on a full-time permanent contract. As a Tutor teaching around 20 contact hours per week of Business modules you'll be working with small groups of International students, who are highly motivated and well behaved. You'll have the opportunity to work in a fast-paced environment providing innovating and engaging lessons.
During your first week, there will be a full induction and integration into the team and the Study Group culture. Moving forward, you'll then have regular one to ones, team meetings, and regular team building activities, to ensure you have the support you need. Working at Durham University International Centre, you will be working in a dynamic, flexible environment with opportunities to use Durham University resources to fully develop in your role.
As a Business Tutor, you'll have lots of personal development and wider career growth opportunities. We appreciate the importance of continuous progression and want you to feel that your teaching practice is developing so that you can provide the best experience for the students.
You'll deliver modules on our Business programmes. You will play a key role by contributing to the development of materials and formative assessment. You will also liaise with external examiners and be responsible for the VLE. This job requires you to have contact with external stakeholders including link Tutors at the University. Your aim quite simply will be to empower students to reach the level they need to progress into University by giving student-centred, engaging, and innovative lessons.
Experience and qualifications
- Your background will be a Business Tutor teaching Level 3 students (or higher) in a Further Education or Higher Education setting OR/AND have extensive experience in the industry. Applications from NQTs are also very welcome.
- A Master's Degree in Business, Economics, Accounting, Finance, or Marketing (desirable)
- A PGCE or a similar teaching qualification is desirable.
- Competitive salaries
- A 30-day holiday (For full time) allowance that is not restricted to outside of term time.
- 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.
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.
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.