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Residential UCAS Tutors for University Preparation

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This job involves tutoring aspirational students in how to get into the top universities. We are looking for current undergraduates or postgraduates from top UK universities to join our bank of tutors, especially for our esteemed UCAS Programme (August 20th - September 5th 2017) Cardiff Sixth Form College is the Number 1 A Level provider in the UK in terms of A Level results (93% A*-A, 99% A*-B grades).

Job Description

We are looking for a number of tutors in the following subject areas to support our students in their personal statement writing, admissions test preparation and interview practice, in order to help them in their applications to top UK universities.

What we offer:

For the successful applicants, it will be at a salary of £10 per hour for current undergraduates, and £15 per hour for graduates and qualified professionals. The number of hours will vary due to business needs at different peak times of the year, but during August, it is likely to be full time (35-40 hours) for most subjects, and part time for others. This can be discussed at application.

For the successful applicants for the UCAS Programme in August who live outside of the commutable distance (as determined by CSFC), catered accommodation in Cardiff will be provided.

We ask:

  • One year of undergraduate level experience
  • Previous experience not required
  • We are looking for current undergraduates or postgraduates of:

  • Architecture
  • Business, Economics, Finance and Management
  • Dentistry
  • Engineering (all specialties)
  • Law
  • Mathematics
  • Medicine
  • Natural Sciences (Biological and Physical)
  • Pharmacy & Pharmacology
  • Politics / PPE/ HSPS
  • Psychology
  • Veterinary Science


  • Currently studying or have studied at a top university;
  • Undergraduate or postgraduate of a relevant degree, appropriate to an aforementioned subject choice;
  • A very good understanding of UCAS and UK HE applications;
  • Experience in working with students in the past, preferably as a careers or subject tutor or in a coaching role;
  • They will also be a confident communicator, have excellent editing skills and a meticulous attention to detail.
  • Cardiff Sixth Form College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We require all our staff to undergo an Enhanced DBS check and will require applicants to undertake a successful check before commencing employment.

    Further Information

    £10-£15 per hour
    Working Hours
    9am-5pm (with possibility of overtime as and when required)
    Type of Contract
    Casual Jobs, Summer / Holiday Jobs, Temporary Full Time
    Type of Job
    Teaching / Instructors / Guides, Advice, Training
    Education Level
    Full UK/EU driving license preferred
    Car Preferred
    Must be eligible to work in the EU
    Cover Letter Required