Social Sciences Tutor in Cardiff, United Kingdom

  • Contract
  • Cardiff
  • Posted 2 weeks ago

Study Group

Contract type: Variable Hours (part-time), Permanent

Location: Cardiff, Cardiff University International Study Centre

Salary: up to £32.38 per hour (DOE)

Cardiff University International Study Centre (ISC) is an innovative place of learning and teaching that help student achieves their educational goals and improve their life chances. You would be working in a culture of enhancing learning, teaching and assessment through a developmental approach, which will mean autonomy, innovation and development opportunities.

You will teach modules on the International Foundation Year (level 3), International Year 1 (level 4) and/or Pre-master’s Programme (level 6). You will play a key role by contributing to the development of teaching materials and formative and summative assessments. You will empower students to reach the level they need to progress into university by providing student-centred, engaging, and innovative learning. You’ll undertake marking and feedback on formative and summative assessments.


  • Contribute to the delivery and development of modules and teaching sessions offered by the ISC.

  • Prepare and deliver teaching, including lectures, seminars and tutorial sessions, with a teaching load of up to 25 hours per week. The specific number of taught hours is subject to operational needs and will be discussed with successful candidates.

  • Develop formative and summative assessment tasks.

  • Mark students’ formative and summative assessment submissions, providing timely and useful feedback to students on their performance, including writing regular student progress reports.

  • Develop and update course material for modules and teaching sessions, including content for the Virtual Learning Environment (VLE).

  • Work with the Centre’s Student Experience team in the delivery of induction, orientation and registration programmes.

  • Notify and liaise with colleagues whenever necessary to ensure all students receive appropriate ongoing welfare and progression support.

  • Implement quality assurance procedures at module and teaching session level and contribute to the annual monitoring and review of courses.

  • Attend and contribute to standardisation, moderation and other quality assurance meetings.

  • Participate in regular meetings with teaching and support staff. contributing to the effective overall management of the programme and student life cycle.


  • A bachelor’s degree in a related discipline (Essential)

  • A teaching qualification (Desirable)

  • A master’s degree in a related discipline (Essential for level 6 delivery / Desirable for levels 3 and 4)

  • Experience teaching in UK higher education, further education or in a sixth form (Essential)

  • Experience working with international students (Desirable)

  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment and successfully meeting deadlines (Essential).


Study Group is a leading international education provider that is dedicated and passionate about helping students around the world, creating a brighter future and reaching their full potential. With university partnerships and a variety of face-to-face, online, and hybrid study programmes, we can provide students with the resources and guidance they need to succeed. Our global network of offices and university partnerships ensure that students receive the best educational services available. Additionally, our Insendi platform enables us to deliver innovative, accessible, and intuitive digital learning experiences with the most advanced digital tools available.


Study Group is proud of its high standards in safeguarding and recognises its importance in enabling the best possible student experience and outcomes. For successful applicants the following checks will be conducted- Criminal Background Check (country specific), x2 References, ID and Right to Work checks as well as Education Verification.

We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and we strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace. We are committed to providing equal opportunities for all individuals, regardless of race, gender, religion, nationality, or any other factor. We believe that the best person for the job should be selected based on skills and experience alone. Your information will be kept confidential and stored securely. Please see our Privacy Policy. (

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