Graduate Career Opportunities

Full-time roles in Oxford, Cambridge and London

May 2021

Oxford and Cambridge Tutors is a fast-growing and fast-paced start-up dedicated to providing our clients with a high-touch and personalised tutoring service. We are looking to recruit exceptional graduates with plenty of initiative and self-motivation, who are well-organised and work well in a team. Enjoy working in a nurturing and challenging start-up environment where your skills will be highly valued.

You will be working on a variety of exciting projects giving you the opportunity to develop skills ranging from IT and data to recruitment to sales (depending on which areas of the business you would like to get involved in). With the team being relatively small and dynamic, you will also have opportunities for project management and leadership early on. This role comes with a competitive remuneration package.

Location

  • based in Oxford, Cambridge or London

Job description

  • tutor in your specialist subject/s

  • communicate with clients, including about Oxbridge admissions

  • scope for project management and leadership

  • work in small teams on a variety of projects, such as:

    • developing our international client base, including building relationships with some of the world’s top schools

    • working on our back-end and front-end IT systems, including maintaining and extracting insights from our data

    • working on our digital marketing using tools such as Google Ads

    • recruiting new staff and tutors

    • developing academic resources for a variety of subjects and levels

  • may include travel to schools in the UK and internationally

Work pattern (40 hours per week)

  • core office hours: 4 or more hours per day between 8.30 am and 2 pm (depending on your tutoring hours)

  • a commitment to tutoring up to 20 hours per week (subject to negotiation), including online tutoring – to be balanced with time in the office

  • your tutoring schedule may include some evenings and weekends

  • you must be available for tutoring during the Easter school holidays, and the half terms in February and May

Remuneration

  • £25 000 to £30 000 depending on experience

  • five weeks paid holiday per year

  • pension contributions

If you are interested, please send your CV to careers@oxfordtutors.com, along with a covering letter detailing your experience, skills and availability. To find out more about the role, call Joe, Charlotte or Laura on 01865 655660.

Testimonials

I have already developed so many skills after just a few months of working here. I have made a website and been consulted about future projects. There is the opportunity to get involved in the areas that interest you and the team is really supportive.

— Freya

I joined Oxford Tutors as a graduate of Brasenose College, Oxford 18 months ago and primarily tutor Maths as well as work on the IT side and in tutor recruitment. The best part of working here is the supportive, positive culture – you always feel comfortable bringing up issues you are unsure about and working through them as a team.       

— James

Working for Oxford Tutors has been very rewarding – I did not expect to get involved in so many parts of the business so soon after graduating! Everyone is really friendly and it’s great to work with such an academically minded team.

— Joe