Sessional English Language & Academic Skills Tutors

Kaplan International Pathways - Liverpool International College

Kaplan International Pathways

Kaplan International Pathways, a division of Kaplan Inc., is an exciting company in the world of international education. We offer a range of courses from University preparation programmes in the UK, Australia, USA, China, Japan and Nigeria through to full degree programmes, in partnership with universities at locations in Singapore, Hong Kong and Australia. Through our academic partnerships with leading universities, our expertise in international student recruitment and focus on first-rate pastoral care and student support, we provide international students with high quality, flexible international education and study opportunities.

Liverpool International College

Part of Kaplan Inc., Liverpool International College (LIC) operates in partnership with the University of Liverpool to provide a pathway for international students to enter Undergraduate and Post Graduate degrees at the University of Liverpool. LIC is a very special place, where each year over a period of around 9 months, we see students from over 30 countries develop and flourish academically as they prepare for university life. The path can be challenging, as it takes time for students to adjust both socially and academically – but for the members of the LIC team who help to make this happen, that just makes the transformation all the more rewarding.

We are now recruiting Sessional Tutors to teach English Language and Academic Skills modules.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting with module examinations and other forms of formative and summative assessment, delivery, marking and provision of feedback to students.
  • Providing input for related modules to the review and reporting process
  • Providing tutorial support to a small number of students as required
  • Maintaining an accurate and up-to-date record of student attendance and performance
  • Attending staff meetings and other internal meetings and staff development sessions as required
  • Any other duties as required from time to time by the Head of Programmes, Curriculum Manager or the College Director

About you:

You will enjoy working with international students, be customer orientated and performance driven. In addition you'll have:

  • Full Level 3 qualification (eg 3 A Levels) (Essential)
  • CELTA (or equivalent) and/or MA in TEFL (Essential)
  • Bachelor’s Degree (Desirable)
  • Experience of teaching EFL/EAP to international students
  • Ability to develop and update innovative teaching material including technology-enhanced learning resources
  • Competent IT skills e.g. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, statistical teaching packages, e-mail
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Flexibility and willingness to work under pressure to deadlines in a faced-paced and dynamic environment
  • Enthusiasm and motivation to be a performance-driven team player
  • Student-centred and client-focused approach

Please note that offers of employment are always subject to proof of eligibility to work in the UK and satisfactory reference checks. Additionally, as part of our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, certain positions will be subject to enhanced DBS checks.

Location: Liverpool International College, Sir Alastair Pilkington Building, Mulberry Street, Liverpool, L69 7SH

Application method:

If you have the requisite experience and are excited by the opportunity of working with a dynamic group of professionals in a growing organisation please send your CV along with covering letter via the online application form.

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