Residence Tutors

What are Residence Tutors?

The Residence Tutors are volunteer postgraduate students who assist in ensuring the provision and delivery of an effective system of pastoral care and welfare suport for students resident in Aston Student Village.

If you are interested in this role and have over 12 months until your submission deadline (PhDs only) please apply.

The post is residential and the succesful applicants will be provided with a substantially discounted (around 90% off the market rate) self contained flat in Aston Student Village including all utility bills.

Applicants must have a valid contract of studentship for the duration of their appointment as a Residence Tutor.  Termination of the studentship, at any time, will involve automatic termination of the appointment of Residence Tutor, and the occupation of any University accommodation specifically allocated for this purpose would cease.

Please see the role description and person specification here

If you have any questions about the role please email the Senior Residence Tutor Ben Wagstaffe. We recruit ona rolling basis throughout the year, please continue to check this page for updates.

Current Residence Tutor Team Vacancies

Applications for the Residence Tutor team are now open. 

Tutor candidate brief here.

If you want to learn more about the role there will be an information drop-in session on Tuesday 21st January 2020 from 12:00 – 14:00 in the JobShop, Main Building, South Wing, 1st Floor.

The deadline for applications is Monday the 27th January at midday. Interviews will be held during the week commencing Monday the 17th of February. To apply please send the following to Benedict van der Linde, Advice Zone Manager, (please include your Aston Student Number):

  • A personal statement explaining why you are interested in the role and how you meet the criteria outlined in the person specification.
  • An up-to-date CV