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Physics Tutor

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Job overview

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 where you’ll join the Surrey ISC STEM team as a Physics Tutor. Teaching small-medium Physics classes (15-18 students) of international students studying on our Level 3 programme, you’ll have the opportunity to work in an autonomous environment where student-centred, innovative, lessons are encouraged.

Working at Study Group is a unique experience that offers variety, opportunity, and a fast pace. To be successful in this job role, you’ll be a confident Physics Tutor that understands the needs of learners and encourages independent learning.  If you’re enthusiastic about teaching physics in an applied mathematics context, then this would also be useful.  If the idea of working in a centre that offers exciting development opportunities and where no day is the same is appealing then this is an exciting chance to really make a difference to students from all over the world.

Contract: Full time, permanent
£36,526 per annum

Key responsibilities

There is a fantastic opportunity in this job role for you to develop. You’ll have the chance to deliver engaging lessons to students on our International Foundation Year (Level 3). You’ll teach the full gamut of a level 3 curriculum across our Engineering pathway, with the possibility to extend and develop your physics knowledge in the design of engineering modules (laboratory skills; research design; and journal article analysis) for two exciting Engineering Pre-Masters programmes that are being introduced into our Centre provision. There will be roughly 20 hours of contact time per week.

We are also reviewing physics modules, so you’ll work with the Head of Science to refine and develop these. You will also play a key role in contributing to the development of materials and formative assessment.

Qualifications and training


  • Student-centred tutor, with experience teaching physics to a minimum of Level 3.
  • Degree in Physics and/or Applied Physics.
  • Masters degree in a relevant subject.


  • Teaching qualification.
  • Confidence in teaching physics in an engineering context.

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.