Senior Academic Tutor (Business and Economics)

Study Group
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
£32,000 per annum
30 Aug 2017
24 Sep 2017
Job Level
Senior Lecturer
Contract Type
Full Time


Study Group is a global leader in providing a transformational learning experience for international students, leaving them with academic success and rewarding careers.  2016 was a successful year with 70,000 students enrolling across 163 countries Above all, providing a fantastic learning experience to our students is at the heart of what we do, so if you are passionate, dedicated, and interested in embarking in a truly fulfilling position, then you’ve come to the right place.

Our Sheffield Study Centre is based in the heart of a friendly and very pleasant city, with picturesque surroundings and a fantastic energy within the team. This is one of our largest Centres which already has a fantastic reputation within the area and an extremely good success rate.

This is a senior teaching role that includes academic management support to the respective Subject Leader by contributing to the appointment, probationary review and on-going appraisal of sessional staff.


Academic management

  • Provide academic coordination for designated module(s) in the role of Module Coordinator
  • Participating in regular meetings with teaching and support staff contributing to the effective overall management of the programme and student life cycle
  • Contribute to the appointment, probationary review and on-going appraisal of sessional tutors including teaching observation within a specific subject area
  • Ensure that the induction, mentoring and appraisal of sessional staff is aligned with Study Group academic policies and procedures.

Student learning experience

  • Contribute to the design, delivery and development of modules offered by the college
  • Prepare module examinations and other forms of formative and summative assessment, marking and providing feedback to students
  • Develop and update course material for related modules, including module material on the Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
  • Providing academic guidance and support to a designated group of students through the tutorial system
  • Work with the college’s Student & Academic Services team in the delivery of induction, orientation and registration programmes
  • Assist with the development and maintenance of the College virtual learning environment (VLE)
  • Contribute to the delivery and assessment of provision, with a normal teaching load of 10-12 hours per week, and provide tutorial support to a specified number of students through the academic year.

Please see the job description for full details of the role.

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