The Brilliant Club
Duration 0.1 days
Team Bristol Doctoral College

Would you like to get more teaching experience? Want to develop a course based on your own research? As a Brilliant Club tutor you will receive training and support to develop a 6 week course which you will then deliver in a secondary school in the South West region. You will be supporting the Brilliant Club in its mission to increase access to universities in state schools by sharing your academic expertise with students enrolled on the programme. Come to the information session to learn more about this opportunity and apply to become a Brilliant Club tutor.

As a Brilliant Club tutor you will:

  • Develop your teaching skills, including a free two-day (weekend) training workshop and continued teaching development throughout the placement
  • Gain experience of the Access / Widening Participation sector, and an understanding of the challenges facing the UK education system
  • Earn £450 per placement, plus travel expenses

For / Special Requirements

For postgraduate researchers in the middle of their research degree.

Please note, by registering for this workshop you are agreeing to participate fully in the activities for the full duration of the workshop. 


Further information

Related workshops:

  • Starting to Teach - Small Group Teaching
  • Starting to Teach - Lab Demonstrating
  • Public Engagement with Research: Who, Where, and How

Cancellation notice: space for this session is limited. Please let us know as soon as possible if you are no longer able to attend so that your place can be allocated to another student. Your faculty may incur a charge of £50, to cover the cost of your place, should you fail to attend on the day or cancel any latter than 3 full working days before the course. You may also be restricted from future bookings.

If you are unable to attend the course due to unexpected emergencies (i.e., sickness, caring responsibilities, etc.) please notify us by email ( as soon as possible on the day of the course, if not before. 

Please note this training room does not have a hearing loop for hearing aid users. If you wish to attend this session please contact the Bristol Doctoral College.

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