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Social Science 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 team as a Social Sciences Tutor.  Teaching small classes of maximum 15 international students studying on our Level 6 programmes, 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 Social Sciences Tutor that understands the needs of learners and encourages independent learning. 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 Type: Variable Hours
Salary:
£30.95 per hour

Key responsibilities

There is fantastic opportunity in this job role for you to develop. You’ll have the chance to deliver and develop engaging lessons for students on our Pre-Masters Programmes (Level 6). You will focus on the following modules, being influential in their design and delivery: research design; journal article analysis (with a focus on what it means to think critically); and introduction to psychology at Level 6. You’ll work with the Head of Science and Head of Maths and Computing to refine and develop these, playing a key role in the development of materials for summative and formative assessment. Time will be divided between development work and contact hours, with contact hours peaking in semester 2.

EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS

Essential

  • Student-centred tutor, with experience teaching social sciences.
  • Degree in a relevant subject.
  • Master’s degree in a relevant subject.
  • Desirable

Teaching qualification

  • Confidence in teaching quantitative research methods.

About us

We are Study Group, a global pathway provider in International Education, working collaboratively with a number of Top Tier Universities. Voted as the 2017 and 2018 Global Pathway Provider of the year, our people are united with the shared ambition of providing a world-class UK education to talented students from across the globe.

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.

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 dedication. 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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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.