School of GeoSciences

Tutoring and Demonstrating

The School offers Postgraduate Research students the opportunity to support teaching across a wide range of undergraduate and taught postgraduate courses.

Latest News

We are have undertaken a review of the Policy for the recruitment, support and development of tutors and demonstrators' introduced in Sepember 2017 and the report can be accessed below.

There are a  few field trips for Summer 18  currently being advertised, the timeline for recruitment is published here

We currently have a position being advertised for Geophysics Projects. Please see 'Courses and Requirements' page.


In light of the recent review of the Policy for the recruitment, support and development of tutors and demonstrators we have carried out a School review to ensure compliance.  A summary of the changes can be found in the report below. 


Tutoring and Demonstrating – the process

An overview of the T&D system in the School of GeoSciences

Tutoring and Demonstrating- Training & Support

Training and Support Available for Tutors and Demonstrators

Eligibility to Work

Tutoring, Demonstrating and Course Assistant positions are only available to current PhD and MSc students who meet the required criteria. Restrictions are also placed on those who hold a tier 4 visa. Further information on eligibility can be found on this page.

Courses and Requirements

Information on courses, T&D Requirements & Vacancies

How to get involved – for new Tutors and Demonstrators

Information to get started as a Tutor or Demonstrator


How to get paid, pay rates and pay arrangements

Unpaid Teaching Requirements

For students whose funding requires unpaid teaching hours to be completed

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions for Tutors and Demonstrators

Useful Contacts

Who to get in touch with