Work with Us
SATRO is an educational charity with a team of 17 comprising tutors in STEM, construction, mentoring, careers and employability who work in schools across the South East of England.  They are backed by a core team based in our offices on the Research Park in Guildford.  Our delivery in schools is supported by industry and community volunteers.  We also work in partnership with both corporates and similar educational delivery organisations to extend our reach and expand our offer.
Inspire the next Generation
Join our Staff Team - Vacancy for a Construction Tutor

Mobile Construction Tutor: 

This is a unique opportunity to make a difference to students seeking vocational skills.  Working within the charitable sector you will have the opportunity to teach BTEC Level 1 Construction or a SATRO Construction Skills Course to students aged 14 - 19 in school.  Providing opportunities to progress to college, apprenticeships or employment training.


We are seeking a new member of staff to join our friendly and dedicated construction team.  You will have experience of the construction industry or other relevant industry as well as experience of teaching or training young people.  You will join a team of 6 tutors in construction and be part of our wider school delivery team of 11 tutors across all our programmes.  We will provide training, a van with all the equipment/materials/tools to teach students aged 14-19 construction skills either BTEC Level 1 or a SATRO Award for our less able students.  

Assistant Head Teacher, 2021A wonderful opportunity to students to engage in a meaningful programme that develops students both socially and academically. The SATRO construction course offers students real currency and enables them to succeed practically, setting them up as desirable candidates to progress onto college courses and apprenticeships. This is what vocational education should be!” 

We offer the opportunity to go out with one of the team to gain a full understanding of the role prior to interview.  Full training and support is provided.  

To apply please send your CV and covering letter to 

SATRO is a small but highly impactful educational charity working with young people from the ages of 8-18 in schools across Surrey and its bordering counties.  We work with corporates and charitable funders to inspire a new generation of students in their interests, their pathways for the future and support the build the skills they will need.   

We are a small charity with 17 staff based in the Technology Centre on the Research Park at the University of Surrey in Guildford.  The Centre, situated just off the A3,  is home to new start-ups and innovative young companies.  It has a canteen and is a 10 minute walk to the Surrey Sports Park and a short bus ride to the centre of Guildford.

The staff team is made up of those who deliver directly our workshops and qualifications directly into schools, those that support our volunteer network and careers offers and a head office team who focus on educational programme delivery, sales & marketing, fundraising, strategy, finance and HR.
Become a SATRO Associate
SATRO works with STEM and Business professionals who wish to use their knowledge and experience to contribute inspiring and educating students.  We offer the opportunity to work with SATRO to deliver specific activities on a contract basis.  This may be as a self-employed consultant, as part of an organisation with similar aims to SATRO on an ad-hoc basis.  Our Associates will normally bring a specific skill set and experience of working with young people.  

We currently have Associates that support both our STEM and Mentoring programmes and are always keen to extend the breadth and reach of what we do.

If you are interested in finding out more:
Partner with SATRO
SATRO works with a number of organisations and companies in the delivery of specific events where we will take the lead in administering, marketing or delivering the event.  This can take a number of different forms:
  • We have a long term partnership with TeenTech, for example, to deliver their event in Surrey taking the full responsibility of funding, attracting corporate exhibitors, marketing to schools, organising and running the event to support the TeenTech team.
  • We work with the Local Enterprise Partnerships to run careers events for students, parents and school staff.
  • We have partnered with corporate sponsors to deliver events into schools including for example an Energy Monitoring Programme to primary schools with the support of Signify, PowerCor and TR Control Solutions.
  • We have partnered with small STEM delivery organisations to adopt and market their workshops into schools, for example Lets Learn Energy.
  • We are part of the Erasmus+ research programme with partners from across Europe.
We are open to discussions on partnerships which align with our charitable aims.  Please get in contact if you would like to work with SATRO:
Become a SATRO Patron or Trustee 
SATRO's charitable aims and work  supported by our volunteer patrons and guided by our trustees.  

Our Patrons have a specific interest in the work we do and the area in which we operate.  They provide their support to our charitable aims and support our involvement in the wider community as well as supporting our key events.

The Board of Trustees are responsible for the overall governance and strategic direction of SATRO, developing the organisations aims, objectives and goals in accordance with the governing document, legal and regulatory guidelines.

If you are interested in becoming a patron or trustee of SATRO then please do get in contact with our Chair of Trustees:

Volunteer with SATRO
SATRO volunteers support our programmes and events in STEM, Careers and Mentoring.  They provide a crucial link to the workplace for students, mentoring and support the delivery both in class and online.  We accept volunteers from corporate programmes and our local community.  To find out more:
Visit our Volunteering Page