Opportunity Closing Date
Salford - Peel Park Campus
School or Business Unit
Salford Business School
Full Time Fixed Term
Anticipated end date Anticipated end date - year
£35,333 - £42,155
Academic Personal Tutor Roles
The University of Salford
This is an exciting time to join The University of Salford. We have a growing student population of over 21,000 and are investing in developing new student and staff facilities. The University is pursuing a strategic plan that emphasises industry collaboration and ‘real world' learning: education for employment, research for the real world, and exceptional partnership with business. As an institution, we are committed to delivering an excellent student experience focused on student success and ensuring that every student we recruit has equality of opportunity, we are looking for individuals who would like to commence an academic career in Higher Education. These are fixed term contract roles focused on delivering a new programme of academic support to undergraduate students. In return we'll support you through a programme of development and the opportunity to undertake a teaching qualification as relevant to higher education.
A bit about the Salford Business School…
Salford Business School plays a central role in delivering the University strategy and has a clearly articulated aim to:
Our mission is to empower our diverse community of learners by inspiring curiosity, building confidence, and nurturing resilience to support every individual's personal and professional journey. Through education, enterprise, and applied research, we connect to industry, to the future, to our region and, through our partners, across the globe
Our vision is to foster the next generation of leaders and a new vision of innovative and entrepreneurial leadership that integrates people, values and the digital in order to meet the challenges and opportunities of a sustainable future.
Salford Business School has around 130 staff and circa. 4,000 learners in Salford, with as many again studying with our regional and overseas partners. Salford Business School is at the forefront of expanding opportunity and access in higher education. With a strong focus on the student experience, we are committed to excellent, inclusive teaching that prepares our students for professional employment and inspires them to achieve their ambitions. We deliver across a range of subject areas and are currently expanding provision through new partnerships and a developing portfolio of higher and degree apprenticeships.
So what will the role involve?
The role holders will provide academic support both individualised and in groups to undergraduate students, supporting initially their transition into Higher Education and then into academic achievement and success.
What's in it for you?
With over 200 languages spoken across Greater Manchester, we want to create an inspirational, inclusive learning and working environment, celebrating the diversity of our University community in our everyday conversations. Our student population is already incredibly diverse and we want to ensure this is reflected across our colleague profile as well.
To help you, we have wide ranging colleague support networks, promoting awareness events throughout the year and giving you the opportunity to share your experiences with others. Our extensive facilities reflect our continuing commitment to support the student and colleague experience and the beliefs and values you bring to our community.
There is a varied benefits package available through ‘MySalford' where you can tailor your benefits to suit your own lifestyle. The role will be based on the University of Salford campus. We do consider requests for flexible working on hiring. For most roles, the following types of flexibility are usually possible: job share, flexible hours, an element of working from home, compressed hours.
However you identify, whatever your pathway has been to get here, come and join us at the University of Salford where we are all proud to belong - watch us in action here!
Multiple roles are available. For more information or an informal conversation please contact our Associate Dean Academic - Student Experience, Prof. Vish Maheshwari. Please email: V.Maheshwari@salford.ac.uk
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