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Sessional Tutors (various subjects)

Closing date for applications: 23 June 2017

Job Description

Location: Royal Holloway International Study Centre

Hours: 4-24 per week Fixed term contract. 4-12 hours per week from mid-September 2017 with up to 12 additional hours possibly available from January 2018, depending on module and student numbers, Contract length is from September 2017 to end August 2018.

We are looking for tutors in the following areas to teach on the International Foundation Year in order to prepare students for entry onto their chosen course at the University.

Mathematics tutor: Modules include Pure, Applied and Core Maths

Business tutor:
To teach on the Business module

Social Sciences (Sociology and/or Psychology) tutor: To teach on the Sociology and/or Psychology modules. Applications from candidates who can also teach both subjects are particularly welcome.

Selection Criteria

Experience and Skills

  • Relevant first degree, with a Masters desirable and a teaching qualification
  • Experience of teaching Mathematics to Level 3 (A-level equivalent), preferably in a further education environment
  • Experience of teaching in an international context
  • Experience of Foundation programmes is desirable
  • Good organisational skills
  • Good IT skills

Organisational Compliance

The position holder must comply with Study Group policies and applicable laws including those in relation, but not limited to: Occupational Health and Safety; Anti-Discrimination and Harassment, Anti-Bribery and Corruption and those specifically relevant to the position and authority of the job holder. 

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 checks if appropriate.


Please send a completed application form to Alison Garrod, Head of Centre.

Application deadline 5pm on Friday 23 June 2017.