Professional Development Tutor

Leeds, United Kingdom
£33,797 to £49,553 p.a.
31 Oct 2019
End of advertisement period
10 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you an experienced tutor looking for the next challenge? Do you have the ability to provide academic and professional skills coaching and employability support to postgraduate students? Are you committed to creating and delivering an excellent student experience?

As a Professional Development Tutor/Senior Professional Development Tutor in Marketing you will work with consultants in the University’s Career Centre to provide bespoke support to a diverse range of students from across the world, enhancing their competencies to enable them to successfully complete their programme of study and gain employment. You will provide effective and innovative research-led teaching as well as providing careers support and advice to postgraduate Marketing students, in both an academic and professional context. You will be required to undertake course and event delivery, coaching, relationship management within the faculty and with external partners and innovation in our services to academics, students and companies. 

Leeds University Business School (LUBS) recognises the importance of employability to its students as well as placing a premium on international levels of scholarship and research excellence. As a Professional Development Tutor you will be expected to contribute to development of the scholarly standing of the Marketing Division. Under the leadership of its professors, the Marketing Division is an established and internationally esteemed centre of excellence for scholarly research work and teaching in marketing. The Marketing Division is making great strides in its research performance and now exhibits considerable strength and depth. It is one of the largest marketing departments in Europe and involves an active research community of academics at different levels of seniority, PhD students, and international visiting fellows. Also, the Division is recognized as one of the leading centres of marketing learning and teaching in the world and offers specialised degree programmes that combine high academic standards with practical application in today's rapidly changing business environment. Academics in the Marketing Division provide cutting edge research-informed teaching by bringing their world-leading research and practice expertise in the classroom.

The Marketing Division is committed to providing a vibrant, supportive, and collegial environment to all staff to develop their academic potential.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Professor Costas Leonidou, Head of Marketing Division

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 6855, Email: 


Dr Magnus Hultman, Divisional Director of Student Education

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 8655, Email:

Location:     Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:     Faculty of Business
School/Institute:     Leeds University Business School
Category:     Teaching
Grade:     Grade 7 to Grade 8
Salary:     £33,797 to £49,553 p.a.
Working Time:     100 %
Post Type:     Full Time
Contract Type:     Ongoing
Release Date:     Friday 25 October 2019
Closing Date:     Sunday 10 November 2019
Reference:     LUBSC1440
Downloads:     Candidate Brief