Computer Science Tutor - Part Time

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Location
Brighton, East Sussex
Salary
£35,735.50 pro rata (£17,867.75)
Posted
10 Apr 2018
Closes
10 May 2018
Job Level
Tutor
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Are you a passionate Computer Science Tutor interested in unique teaching experience? Would you like to work in a working environment that offers autonomy and innovation? Would you like the opportunity to work with talent students from all around the globe? We are Study Group, a global business specialising in International Education. We are pleased to say that we are opening the doors at our Sussex Study Centre, to a passionate and driven Tutor, interested in joining our talented STEM team on a part time permanent basis.

What is this role and where does it fit in?

The University of Sussex ISC is seeking an enthusiastic and proactive tutor in computer science to confidently deliver pre-masters, undergraduate and foundation teaching. The ability to teach programming in Java at undergraduate level is essential. In addition, the ability to teach modules on robotics and machine learning would be an advantage. The successful candidate will be instrumental in maximising students’ learning and achievement and in ensuring a positive student experience. They will also be expected to take responsibility for the coordination and delivery of some modules.

 What experience do you need?

  • Candidates should hold a minimum of a Masters degree in computer science or a related discipline.
  • Previous teaching experience that includes the designing and delivery of content.
  • A teaching qualification would be advantageous to this role.
  • A student-centred approach, good interpersonal, IT, and organisational skills are essential.
  • We are seeking an individual who is passionate about contributing to our courses and a strong team-player.
  • Experience of teaching students within an international context is also highly desirable.

Where is this role based?

This role is based at the University of Sussex International Study Centre. The campus offers a unique combination of tranquillity and energy. The centre is surrounded by a beautiful national park, yet at the same time we are a short train or bus journey from Brighton. Brighton has fantastic transport links, so you'll easily be able to explore the rest of the UK and Europe.

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 a number of partners across the network including top tier Universities.

Innovation – We encourage innovation throughout our centres, ensuring that are 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.

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 click Apply.

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.