International Students Tutor

Preston, United Kingdom
Grade: G (£33199-35211) pro rata
28 Jan 2019
End of advertisement period
03 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term, Permanent
Part Time

Application closing date 03/02/2019
Location Preston Campus
Salary Grade: G (£33199-35211) pro rata
Job category/type  Academic

Job description

The School requires a Professional Tutor to provide support for international students and associated duties across the subjects of art, design and fashion.

Duties will include making a contribution to achieving the academic objectives of the School through teaching, tutorial guidance and associated studio based activities. The role is for an academic to teach and aid instruction in projects within the art, design and fashion modules. Administrative duties including development and updating of instruction materials, planning classes with students on a weekly basis through the academic year and advising students in tutorials within the studio on their progress and ways they can improve.

Importantly the candidate must be willing to work as directed across all art, design and fashion courses on both undergraduate and postgraduate modules.

Essentially the applicant will need have attained a good Honours degree and an ability to prepare (or update) all the necessary coursework for delivery, timetabling and provision of teaching. Essential skills are to include:

  • Ability to use IT and relevant software packages in the support of teaching and learning.
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills.
  • Proven ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team.

The role requires the flexibility to provide tutorial support in class when necessary (during occasional periods of sickness cover and during delivery of collaborative projects) across a variety of year groups and across the three disciplines.

Applicants need to meet all essential criteria on the person specification to be considered for interview. This position is based in Preston.
Please apply online; if you cannot apply online please contact Human Resources on 01772 892324 and quote the reference number. CVs will not be considered unless accompanies by a completed application form.

School/Service: School of Art, Design and Fashion
Hours: Part time (22.2 hours per week - 0.6 FTE)
Basis: Staff paid by the hour contract for 6 months
Interview Date: To be confirmed

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