Job title: Associate Lecturer, personal tutor

Location: Homebased

Contract term: Part-time, self-employed

Remuneration: £16 per hour


Exciting opportunity to join the UK’s leading nutritional therapy institute

A period of accelerated growth and the launch of the new graduate diploma in integrative functional nutrition qualification has created new opportunities for individuals to join ION as Associate Lecturer, personal tutor.

If you are passionate about education and nutrition and want to develop the next generation of practitioners, join the dedicated academic team at ION.

Personal tutors will provide academic guidance and encouragement; be an initial point of contact for pastoral issues; and support students professional development by signposting to appropriate professional development resources.  Personal tutors need to take a facilitative approach to support ION students to develop autonomy and independence in their learning.

We create a unique fusion of education, research, and professional practice to inspire our students.  Join us now and be part of building our learning community.

You will come with:

  • A qualification in applied nutrition, nutritional therapy, functional medicine, to least at level 6 or the equivalent experience
  • Organisational skills
  • And be a self-starter and able to contribute to the team

For job description and more role details please click here

How to apply

To apply, please send your CV, with a covering letter to [email protected]

Recruitment timeline

Applications remain open until the role is filled
Role commences summer 2021

The Institute for Optimum Nutrition (ION) is an independent educational charity, registered company number 2724405, registered charity number 1013084. We are committed to and champion equality and diversity in all aspects of employment. All staff are expected to understand and promote equality and diversity in the course of their work. 

We welcome and encourage job applications from people of all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) candidates, as they are currently under-represented across our workforce. Appointments are made on merit.