School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work

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University Tutors

University Tutors

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons to enable the School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work to compile a register of Tutors.  A list of subject areas for which applications are invited is set out below.

Successful applicants will be fully contribute to the delivery of teaching and conduct of assessment to agreed standards.  They will be engaged under a contract for services and will not be employees of the University.

Closing date: 12 noon on Friday 28 July 2017
Anticipated interview dates: Between 1 August and 24 August. Applicants will be notified of their allocated interview time by email.

Payment:

This will be at the rate of £33 per hour (to include all duties specified in the further information documentation).

Subject Areas

1. School Master's Portfolio

This includes programmes in a range of Education and Social Science subject areas. Please visit the Postgraduate Study section of our website for further details.

Selection Criteria:

For shortlisting purposes, it is essential that applicants have:-

  • A minimum of a 2.2 hons degree or equivalent in a discipline relevant to subject area applied for.
  • A PhD (or be in the process of completing a PhD) in a relevant discipline to subject area applied for or relevant industrial/professional/teaching experience in subject area applied for.
  • Applicants in the process of doing a PhD must have passed their differentiation.
  • It is envisaged that successful candidates will have excellent oral and written communication skills, and presentation skills.

Training:

Training will take place in September 2017 and training is compulsory for all successful applicants. Applicants will be informed of the exact date of the training at interview.

How to Apply:

Interested individuals are requested to submit a full C.V. by email to Patricia Reilly, School Manager, (sseswschoolmanager@qub.ac.uk) by 12 noon on Friday 28th July 2017

2. PGCE

Applications are invited from experienced teachers in the following subject areas:

  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Information Technology / Computing
  • Modern Languages
  • Politics
  • Religious Education
  • Science:  Biology, Chemistry, Physics
  • Sociology

PGCE Criteria

Applicants should have qualified teacher status with a minimum of 5 years’ teaching experience.

Applicants who are selected will contribute to the delivery of teaching and conduct of assessment to agreed standards including for example, tutorials; preparing, teaching and assessing classes; visiting students on placement (using your own transport); or interviewing students during recruitment.

How to Apply

If you wish to apply to be considered for the PGCE External Tutors register, submit a detailed CV indicating clearly your perceived contribution to the PGCE subject area(s) to the SSESW School Manager (sseswschoolmanager@qub.ac.uk) by 12 noon on Friday 28th July 2017.

All contact details of candidates approved for the register will be held until July 2018.

3. Undergraduate Disciplines

Criminology, Sociology, Social Policy and Social Work.

Selection Criteria:

For shortlisting purposes, it is essential that applicants have:-

  • A minimum of a 2.2 hons degree or equivalent in a discipline relevant to subject area applied for.
  • A PhD (or be in the process of completing a PhD) in a relevant discipline to subject area applied for or relevant industrial/professional/teaching experience in subject area applied for.
  • Applicants in the process of doing a PhD must have passed their differentiation.
  • It is envisaged that successful candidates will have excellent oral and written communication skills, and presentation skills.

Training:

Training will take place in September 2017 and training is compulsory for all successful applicants. Applicants will be informed of the exact date of the training at interview.

How to Apply:

Interested individuals are requested to submit a full C.V. by email to Patricia Reilly, School Manager, (sseswschoolmanager@qub.ac.uk) by 12 noon on Friday 28th July 2017.


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