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Maths and Physics Lecturer

Deadline for applications: 3rd August

Contract type: Permanent
Hours: Full-Time
Salary: £31,488 per annum

Job overview

Did you start teaching because you were interested in marking? Maybe you dreamt of working in the education sector because of the benefits. Or did you want to make a difference?

Would you like to create a better world through education? In this job role, you can do just that.

This job challenges you in a completely unique learning environment that empowers international students to progress into higher education. Joining our Royal Holloway International Study Centre, you have the opportunity to teach on our Maths International Foundation Programme (Level 3). This will include modules on core Maths, Applied Maths, and Physics. There is a Computer Science and engineering focus on a number of these modules.

You’ll work in a small team of experienced Maths Lecturers that are passionate about Maths and encourage the use of innovative and engaging teaching methods. We appreciate the importance of professional development, so you there will be lots of support when you arrive with inductions and online training, as well as the opportunity to work with the Head of Curriculum and Progression to create your personalised career path. If career progression is of interest, then you’re in the right place, with a large network of study centres at your disposal.

This job is fast paced and we welcome Lecturers that are adaptable and can work under pressure. During our peak periods e.g. induction or marking; we rely on our teamwork and spirit. If you are an energetic and passionate team player then you’ll thrive from the environment we create.

Key responsibilities

In this job, you’ll deliver modules on our Maths and Physics International foundation year programmes, which prepares students for their undergraduate degree. Our class sizes are on average between 10-15 students, giving you the opportunity to be innovative whilst providing an engaging learning experience for these talented international students. In your role, you can contribute to the development of materials and formative assessment. This job requires you to have contact with external stakeholders including link Lecturers at the University and external examiners.


  • Your background will be in teaching in a Further Education or Higher Education context, teaching at a minimum of Level 3 in Maths and Physics. (Essential)
  • A degree in Maths, Physics or a relevant subject. (essential)
  • You will need a PGCE or a similar teaching qualification. (essential)
  • Previous experience in an examiner position or AQA would be desirable.

Key benefits

  • 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.

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.

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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.