Teaching for the WEA is an enriching and rewarding experience. Our tutors hail from all walks of life, from community group workers, professional experts and subject enthusiasts, to experienced teachers and lecturers.

We currently require tutors for the following subjects and localities:

Personal Development tutor to deliver an 'Identity and Self Esteem’ course   Area – Clacton/Jaywick/Colchester

Humanities tutors ((History, Art history and Literature)   Area - South and West Essex specifically Rayleigh, Leigh on Sea, Great Dunmow, Benfleet, Billericay, Wickford, Writtle , Loughton and Epping

Functional Skills (Maths and English) and ESOL tutors in ESSEX - Harlow, Basildon, Southend and Brentwood, and in SUFFOLK - Ipswich, Bury St Edmunds, Felixstowe, Newmarket and Lowestoft.

You can download an application form here and once complete, please email it to us at REastern@wea.org.uk.

If you have any questions please contact us at:

WEA Eastern Regional Office at Cintra House, 12 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 1JP.  Tel: 01223 417320; email: eastern@wea.org.uk


Below, Ben, a former WEA Eastern student, talks about the impact attending a WEA course had on his life. Our tutors enrich the lives of thousands of students and help create the welcoming and friendly atmosphere experienced in every WEA course.