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Curriculum Leader (Business)

Deadline for applications: N/A

Contract type: Permanent
Hours: Full-Time
Salary: £36,100 per annum

Job overview

We are Study Group, a pathway provider college which offers international students (age 17+) the chance to study programmes that are specially designed, university-recognized courses. Our courses help international students to gain the academic, English language and learning standards that they need to succeed, giving them the best possible start to the UK or European education. We strive to create a better world through education and value driven staff that share the same passion.

Due to some very exciting growth, we are looking for a Curriculum Leader in Business to join our University of Sheffield International College. In this fantastic job role, you will join as a senior member of the business team, giving you coordination responsibility added to your teaching hours. As the largest pathway college within the UK & Europe, with over 1,500 students enrolled annually, you’ll be joining a large collaborative team that is passionate about teaching and learning. We offer the chance to work from our state of the art facilities, and within a ‘One Team’ culture that creates an excellent working environment.

This is a key role within the Business team that offers variety, opportunity, and a fast pace. The pressure can be high during peak periods, and you’ll need to be resilient, and adaptable to succeed in this dynamic working environment. However, you’ll be given ample support starting with an initial induction, regular team meetings, and a personal development plan.

Key responsibilities

This is a varied job role that gives you both teaching and coordination responsibility. You’ll be teaching a number of Business and Management modules (14-16 hours per week) across our Pre-Masters programme to international students. You’ll be encouraged to create an engaging and innovative learning environment, and you’ll be given the autonomy that you need to do this effectively. Additional to your teaching, you will have academic oversight of assessments in your area, produce progress reports, monitor specific modules, and manage timetabling. There will also be some line management experience involved, as well as regular module meetings that you would be required to take.

Experience and qualifications

  • Experience teaching in Business and Management in a Further Education or Higher Education context, teaching at a minimum of Level 3. (Essential).
  • Module Coordination experience in a Further Education or Higher Education environment.
  • A Master’s Degree in Business or a relevant subject. (Essential).
  • A recognised teaching qualification (essential).
  • Experience teaching students under the age of 18 (desirable)
  • Previous experience teaching International Students (desirable).

Key benefits

  • Competitive salaries
  • Enhanced pension scheme, season ticket loans, cycle to work scheme, Wellbeing centre, and much more.
  • A large global network that offers fantastic career opportunities.

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.