Foundation Year Teaching Fellow

Southampton, United Kingdom
£34,314 to £41,931 per annum, pro rata
11 May 2023
End of advertisement period
14 Jun 2023
Contract Type
Part Time

Foundation Year

Location: Highfield Campus
Salary:  £34,314 to £41,931 per annum, pro rata
Part Time Permanent (17.5 hours a week)
Closing Date: Wednesday 14 June 2023
Interview Date: To be confirmed
Reference: 2284323DA

Inspire the next generation of engineers 

Have you got a passion for engineering, mathematics or physics? And can you share your knowledge with clarity and enthusiasm? The University of Southampton is a unique place in which to explore what you are capable of. Inspiring thousands of students without the traditional entry qualifications and from diverse backgrounds to succeed.   

As one of the world’s top 1% of universities, we know what it takes to create an exceptional student experience. Encouraging our students to challenge conventional thinking, we underpin our more traditional  foundation year teaching with small group academic support via our drop-in study support service, which aims to help students   devlop kearning their independent   and problem solving skills. You will be a key part of the transition of these studenst to learning in Higher Education.

To make the most of this exciting opportunity, you will have a combination of experience teaching and supporting students studying engineering or physics in FE or HE and your relevant professional qualification will be of an equivalent level to a PhD. It is important you have great communication skills with the ability to engage students in their learning, be that through group sessions or on a one-to-one basis. 

In turn, we will help you find the ideal work/life balance, with flexible working hours and onsite childcare facilities. Committed to tackling gender inequality, we are Athena SWAN bronze award recognised, and we are determined to redress the under-representation of women in Engineering. With a generous benefits package that also includes a contributory pension scheme, competitive holiday allowance, subsidised health and fitness facilities, a cycle-to-work scheme and a range of discounts, this is a place where you are sure to excel.

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We are committed to equality, diversity and inclusion and welcome applicants who supports our mission of inclusivity.

Apply by midnight on the closing date. For assistance contact Recruitment on +44(0)2380 592750 or quoting the job number.