English and Academic Skills (EAP) Tutor
Deadline for applications: 31st August
Contract type: Sessional, Variable Hours
At Study Group, our students travel from 142 different countries to study on our Higher Education preparatory courses. The students are miles from their family and will be faced with a new culture, lifestyle, and learning environment. We strive to create a better world through education and value passionate Tutors that share the same passion.
This is an exciting job opportunity for you to join the EAP team at our University of Sussex International Study Centre. You’ll join a friendly and supportive team that has a variety of different teaching experience. Working in the beautiful Sussex Campus, you will be given the chance to teach in modern facilities, delivering our bespoke EAP curriculum.
Working at Study Group is a unique experience that offers variety, opportunity, and a fast pace. To get the most from this job role, you would have a strong work ethic and be a self-starter that can hit the ground running. If the idea of working in a centre where no day is the same is appealing then this is a fantastic job opportunity to really make a difference to students from all over the world.
In this job, you’ll deliver our EAP module provision, teaching groups across both our Foundation Year (Level 3), International Year 1 (Level 4) and the Pre-Masters (Level 6) programmes. Our class sizes are on average between 10-20 students, giving you the opportunity to be innovative whilst providing an engaging learning experience. You’ll have the opportunity to also assist the students with exam preparation and will have marking responsibilities.
Experience and qualifications
- Minimum CELTA essential
- You will be a student centred Tutor, with experience teaching EAP in a higher education environment either abroad or in the UK
- A DELTA or Masters in Applied Linguistics, TESOL, or equivalent is desirable
- A CELTA and experience are also considered
- If you have taught on pre-sessional EAP programmes this would be advantageous
- You’ll be proficient in the use of learning technologies.
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.