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Life Sciences Tutor (12 hours minimum per week)

Deadline for applications: N/A
 

Are you an Academic Tutor looking for a unique teaching position, with flexible working hours, no weekend or evening work, a class full of international students, and the opportunity to work in partnership with the University of Surrey?

If so then this could be a perfect role for you! We are Study Group, a global pathway provider in International Education. Due to some very exciting changes we are hiring a number of Academic Tutors to help design, develop, and deliver first class teaching on our brand new pre-masters programme.

What is this role and where does it fit in?

This centre is about to embark on some exciting changes with the introduction of a brand new Pre-Masters programme. We are introducing a number of new teaching roles into the centre, so this is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidates to join the centre in a period of growth. The purpose of the role is to deliver highly effective modules at both Foundation FHEQ Level 3(Pre Undergraduate) and Pre Masters FHEQ Level 6, in the Centre. You will contribute to the design, delivery, and development of units and teaching sessions offered by the centre, as well as prepare and deliver teaching lectures, seminars and tutorial sessions.

What experience do you need?

  • Teaching experience in Life Sciences within a school, FE College, or UK higher education context; preferably experience of working with international students.
  • Experience in Biology and Chemistry is essential.
  • Experience of teaching at FHEQ Levels 3 and 6.
  • A Bachelor’s degree in a related subject area and a minimum of a Master’s degree
  • Teaching qualification
  • Fluent spoken and written English
  • Strong record-keeping skills
  • Ability to develop and update teaching material and preferably experience of working within a Virtual Learning Environment
  • Competence in teaching and administrative IT skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, e-mail, etc.)
  • A student-centred and client-focused approach

Where is this role based?

Our University of Surrey International Study Centre, based in Guildford, is based in the heart of a beautiful campus that is extremely picturesque with a calm, peaceful atmosphere. The centre offers an International Foundation programme, a Pre-Masters programme, and English language preparation courses. There are a variety of pathways offered on both programmes as well as a variety of students from all across the globe.

The Application Process

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 send a CV and a member of the Recruitment Team will be in contact.

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 attached our Candidate Privacy Policy.

What does a role at Study Group mean?

Originality

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

Collaboration

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.

Innovation

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.

Opportunity

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.