Sessional Tutor (Pre-Sessional English and Academic Skills – Southend Campus)  


Hourly rate/s:  £31.65 


Do you have the ability to bring your subject to life? Would you enjoy helping international students to build confidence and become independent learners?  


We are looking for passionate teachers to join our EAP and Study Skills Team for Summer 2022 based in Southend, Essex. The roles will involve delivering a range of modules aimed at helping students improve their language and study skills to prepare for undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. The role will be of particular interest to candidates who have significant teaching experience, experience working with international students, facilitating learner-centred learning, and a demonstrable desire to see students achieve their goals. We will have multiple intakes and are looking to fill positions on a 10 & 5-week programme. These courses will typically end on 16th September 2022.  


Teaching will be delivered in person on the University of Essex campus in Southend, so it is important for candidates to be located in the local area and comfortable with this approach. 


The University of Essex International College has been set up in partnership with the University of Essex to provide new routes for international students wishing to study degrees at the University. The University of Essex is one of the most international universities in Britain and is also known for its bold approach to teaching, research and innovation.  


At the heart of our educational approach is a belief in supporting students to become independent, motivated learners who will thrive in higher education. We’re particularly interested in attracting committed teaching professionals who are passionate about their subject, open to incorporating technology into their teaching delivery and interested in finding new ways of bringing a curriculum to life.  

For a full job and person description, please click here  


We will be accepting rolling applications for all programmes until 24th June 2022. Please apply with CV and cover letter. If you are not based local to Southend, Essex, please detail in your application that you are able to teach face-to-face as we are only accepting applications from candidates who are able to teach in person.  


If you would like to speak to us informally before applying to find out more about the role, please contact Stephanie King, Academic Manager on: 

Applicants must be able to provide proof of eligibility to work in the UK.  

At Kaplan International, we are committed to working in a diverse organisation and strive to provide equality of opportunity for all. We encourage and welcome applications from individuals, regardless of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment or identity, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnership. 

As part of our commitment to safeguarding, successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. 

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