Study Skills Tutor Job at East Surrey College – in Redhill

Job Description

Study Skills Tutor

College location: East Surrey College (Redhill)

Salary: £16,503.48 per annum (Subject to qualifications, skills and experience)

Hours: Term Time only (36 weeks per year)

We are currently seeking to appoint an inspirational and enthusiastic Study Skills Tutor to support Independent Study in the LRC environment and actively encourage the development of learners’ study skills using a variety of resources and information.

This exciting post will give you the opportunity to:

  • Enable students’ development through the use of Turnitin, Read Write Gold and any other supporting software systems that the College uses or may introduce in the future
  • Liaise with relevant Heads of Department, Programme Managers and Lecturers to provide updates on progress and ensure an effective service is provided to students
  • To supervise students doing Individual Study Programme (ISP) within the LRC
  • Facilitate employability skills development which includes work placement searches and CV writing
  • Facilitate the organisation of Independent study sessions within the LRC
  • To proactively contribute to the development and running of the learning resource centre

Successful candidates should have experience working in an education environment, ideally in a College or Secondary School. A teaching qualification (or intention to work towards one) is essential, and candidates should have a good understanding of study skills techniques and resources as well as behaviour management techniques.

If this sounds like you and you will enjoy working in a forward thinking, friendly, fast paced, changing environment with state of the art facilities, we would love to hear from you. In return, we offer a competitive salary, as well as staff benefits such a choice of two excellent pension schemes, life assurance, free onsite parking and access to our fully equipped gym along with discounted in house Spa and Salon treatments.

Closing Date: Monday 2nd August 2021*

*Applications will however be shortlisted on a rolling basis and we reserve the right to interview and appoint before this closing date. We therefore encourage you to apply at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment. As much as we would love to respond to all applicants, due to the sheer volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to all unsuccessful candidates. If you have not heard from us within 14 days of sending your CV, unfortunately you have not been selected for the position.

Orbital South Colleges Group are committed to Equal Opportunities, encouraging applications from all sectors of the community to reflect our diverse student population. We are also committed to PREVENT and Safeguarding the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Both College Campus’ are smoke-free zones.

As part of our pre-employment checks, successful candidates will be required to complete an enhanced DBS, references will be taken and evidence of all qualifications and awards will also be required before commencement of employment. Failure to do so may lead to offers being withdrawn.

Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK as we do not sponsor work permits, and work permits from other organisations are unacceptable as proof of right to work in the UK.

Reference ID: ESC SST

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £16,503.48 per year


  • Company pension
  • Gym membership
  • On-site parking


About Company

Company: East Surrey College –

Company Location:  Redhill

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