NCUK Business Studies Teacher

British Study Centres Pathways (Experience English)

British Study Centres London, Hampstead is a new NCUK study centre. We will be delivering the International Foundation Year (IFY) programme in October 2017 and are recruiting teachers for the NCUK Business Studies module.

Qualifications and Experience

  • A relevant academic qualification at UK graduate level (Essential).
  • A recognised teaching qualification in relevant subject (Desirable).
  • Relevant teaching experience, normally minimum two years (Essential).
  • The ability to contribute to integrated teaching across the curriculum (Essential).
  • An understanding of UK higher education and the needs and requirements of international students (Essential).
  • Direct experience of further and higher education in an international context (Essential).
  • Experience of the development of academic programmes (Desirable).
  • Experience of academic assessment and standards, and of quality assurance procedures (Desirable).
  • Experience of teaching non-native speakers of English (Desirable).
  • An understanding of private sector education (Desirable).

Skills (Essential)

  • Demonstrable cross-cultural awareness and understanding.
  • A commitment to teamwork, to working flexibly and to seeking solutions to problems.
  • A record of achievement in teaching.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills including native speaker fluency in English. Numerate and articulate.
  • Competence in the effective use of Information and Communications Technologies (ICT).
  • Proven planning and organisational skills and an ability to take initiative within curriculum and policy objectives.
  • The ability to contribute to study programme development.
  • The ability to set, review and mark formative and summative assessments in line with a published syllabus.
  • A record of attention to detail, thoroughness and fairness.
  • The ability to prioritise, meet deadlines, work under pressure and, when necessary, with minimal resources.


  • Outward looking and student sympathetic.
  • A team worker.
  • Flexible with the ability to solve problems, to put in the time necessary to do the job, to take decisions and to accept responsibility.
  • A willingness to learn, to improve personal teaching effectiveness and adapt.
  • Credibility with colleagues and in the wider international academic community.
  • Practical with high integrity, honesty and ethical standards.
  • Enthusiastic and committed with stamina and a positive attitude.

For further information and details of how to apply please contact Angela Signorastri, Group Academic Director. Email: 

British Study Centres is committed to valuing diversity. In keeping with our equal opportunities policy, we welcome applicants from all sections of the community.

British Study Centres accepts students under the age of 18. The law classifies these young people as children. British Study Centres has implemented a number of safeguarding systems and procedures during the recruitment process, and in general. Please ensure that you read the Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults Policy. Questions based on this policy will be asked at interview stage.

All reference requests will ask specifically whether there is any reason that they should not be employed in situations where they have responsibility for, or substantial access to, persons under 18.

Appropriate Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure will be required prior to confirmation of appointment and applicants should be aware that providing any false information is a criminal offence. Applicants will also be checked against the Barring List and the Prohibited List for Life.

All gaps in CVs must be explained satisfactorily.

Police certificate of good conduct will be required from all countries where you have resided for three months or more. For more information please see here.

Proof of identity and qualifications will be required.

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