Tutor / Junior Lecturer Sciences

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Are you a lecturer with increased schooling educating expertise who enjoys the problem of advising undergraduate college students to achieve their potential? Do you get excited by mobilising variety as an asset within the classroom ? Do you wish to work in an surroundings with numerous and worldwide college students and employees? Then we’d love to listen to from you.

Amsterdam University College (AUC)  is in search of an Tutor/Junior Lecturer Sciences who has affinity with Liberal Arts and Science Education. The place is for a set time period of Four years and can embody coaching and the chance for acquiring the BKO (Basic Qualification Higher Education Teaching) certification. The place will entail each lecturing and tutoring obligations.

One of the defining options of AUC is the tutoring program. Each scholar is paired with a core school member who acts as a tutorial advisor and mentor as the scholar turns into a citizen of the tutorial and studying group, navigates and plans their research, discovers their pursuits, develops academically and personally, and finds potential post-graduate pursuits. Though tutors are primarily educational advisors, they’re usually a scholar’s first port of name after they encounter private points and emergencies, and tutors ought to have the ability to present empathy, a listening ear, a secure surroundings, and knowledgeable steering at brief discover. The tutor-tutee relationship is among the foundational relationships at AUC, and tremendously contributes to the success of the establishment as an entire.

AUC’s profile;

  • AUC is a broad Liberal Arts and Sciences bachelor’s programme, providing breadth and depth of studying by specializing in far-reaching themes and real-world issues in science and society, thus crossing the boundaries between science, social science, and the humanities;
  • we intention for educational excellence, provide an honours diploma, choose our college students and appeal to excessive caliber employees;
  • we now have a global and intercultural focus, mirrored in a various and worldwide scholar and employees physique, and a global curriculum and classroom setting with English because the language of educating and studying;
  • we’re a fascinating educational and social context supported by small class measurement, a gorgeous and fashionable residential school setting, and state-of-the-art amenities;
  • we attain out to the group by off-campus group engagement and  internships.

We are dedicated to strengthening inclusivity and variety at AUC, which calls on us to face firmly in opposition to discrimination, and to make sure an surroundings the place each member of our group feels welcome and secure and is aware of their contribution is valued and revered. In this context we welcome and encourage functions for this put up from individuals of all backgrounds.


What are you going to do

You might be a part of the Sciences division at AUC, which gives programs in Information Sciences, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Earth and Environment, Biological and Biomedical Sciences, and Health.

Your obligations will embody:

  • train Programming Your World and different programs within the data observe. Depending in your background you possibly can additionally train extra utilized programs involving knowledge science, or a course within the Academic Core;
  • advise college students on curriculum planning, examine progress, exploration of non-public and educational pursuits, educational and profession potentialities after AUC, and issues regarding AUC insurance policies;
  • information your tutees by their integration into the AUC group and pay particular consideration to making sure that their examine plans meet the diploma necessities and match their future ambitions;
  • you might also assist coordinate  help and assets for struggling college students.
  • you should have the mandatory interpersonal expertise to offer efficient steering with sensitivity and empathy. 


You are a lecturer who:

  • has ample expertise and educational coaching in programming languages, together with Python
  • is fluent in English, each written and spoken (C1 stage);
  • has a Ph.D. or is near submitting a Ph.D. thesis.
  • is skilled in educating in increased schooling, ideally at college stage.
  • is skilled with undergraduate advising, mentoring, or teaching.
  • is ready to show empathy, hear actively, and deal with scholar data sensitively and confidentially.
  • is allowed to work in The Netherlands

AUC extremely values candidates who:

  • have affinity or expertise with Liberal Arts and Sciences schooling;
  • perceive and are capable of successfully mobilise variety as an asset within the classroom;
  • thrive in multidisciplinary and worldwide groups;
  • have a global profile and/or expertise;

Salary Benefits:

We present an open and worldwide work surroundings in a various group with completely different backgrounds. You’ll be inspired to attract in your prior expertise and given artistic freedom in figuring out the way you’ll method and full your duties and initiatives.

We provide a short lived contract for 30.4 -38 hours per week, ideally beginning between 15- June 2021 and 15 August 2021 the period of Four years. The UFO Job Profile “Teacher 3” is relevant.

The wage, relying on related expertise earlier than the start of the employment contract, might be €3,746 tot €5,127 (based mostly on a fulltime contract (38 hours per week), unique 8 % vacation allowance and eight.3% end-of-year bonus. The Collective Labour Agreement of Dutch Universities is relevant. A coaching and supervision plan is drawn up with you, which incorporates: mastering educational expertise, didactic expertise (acquiring the University Teaching Qualification (BKO) and extra deal with the lecturer/tutor’s private progress and profession growth. In addition to their regular educating duties, the tutor/lecturer is requested to make a contribution to academic improvements and to align with academic analysis inside AUC. The UvA gives good provisions concerning pension, well being care, coaching amenities, mobility and paid parental go away.

Work Hours:

30.4 – 38 hours per week


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