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Maths and Electrical Engineering Tutor

Study Group - Liverpool John Moores University International Study Centre

Location: Liverpool
Salary: £31,043.86 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 3rd August 2021
Closes: 1st October 2021

JOB OVERVIEW

Liverpool John Moores University International Study Centre are now recruiting a Maths and Electrical Engineering tutor to join the existing teaching team. The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching modules in Maths, Physics and Electrical Engineering to students on university preparation programmes offered by the Centre.

The right candidate will have a natural ability to motivate students and deliver high quality teaching as well as carrying out relevant pastoral functions. You will enjoy working with international students, be performance driven and be able to work co-operatively and flexibly with other colleagues within the centre and across the network.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • To deliver high quality teaching to groups of international students.
  • To undertake marking and feedback provision on a formative and summative basis, whilst complying with quality standards and processes. 
  • To act as a Module Leader in relevant subject areas to include coordinating a team of tutors, updating module handbooks, preparing module assessment analysis and review reports and detailed schemes of work (indicative).
  • To deliver schemes of work effectively, to set assessments and mark these in a timely manner.
  • To teach up to a maximum of 25 hours per week (teaching contact time) across a number of different modules on the Science and Engineering pathway. 
  • To implement enhancement and enrichment activities across the curriculum (both inside and outside of classroom).
  • To act as a personal/group tutor to provide academic and pastoral support to students.
  • To ensure student punctuality, attendance and appropriate behaviour in class/teaching rooms.
  • To maintain accurate and up to date records of student attendance and assessment grades.
  • To maintain accurate progression risk tracking and student performance data.
  • To make every effort to secure the best performance from each student at their level both during their course and in final exams and assessments.
  • To actively promote the use of differentiation in the classroom.
  • To actively promote the creative use of TEL (technology enhanced learning), and ensure the VLE (virtual learning environment) meets provider and university standards for the modules you teach.
  • To contribute to the preparation of mid and end of term reports on and for students.
  • To be responsible for creating and updating teaching materials.
  • To undertake projects as directed by the Head of Programmes.

EXPERIENCE

  • Masters and/or PhD in subject area.
  • Relevant teaching qualification.
  • Ideally a minimum of 4 years teaching to International students on university preparation courses up to Pre-Masters level.
  • Experience of developing and updating teaching materials for blended learning, and experience of working with a Virtual Learning Environment.
  • Competence in administration and IT skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook etc.).

ORGANISATIONAL COMPLIANCE

Study Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its students and expects all staff and volunteers to share the same dedication. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the role, including checks with past employers, an Enhanced Check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and overseas criminal records if appropriate.

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