Lecturer in Study Skills
Fulltime and Permanent Hybrid Opportunity
QA Higher Education, London Campus
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 9.00 – 17:30
Thursday 10:30 – 19:00
Do you have teaching experience in English or Business or Finance subjects at UG and PG level? Do you enjoy supporting students on a one-to-one basis, small tutorials, workshops etc. where you can assist our Higher Education students with Academic Study Skills?
If so, we have an exciting opportunity to be part of our growing and expanding team.
Many of our students are from overseas and often haven’t studied for a few years, so your academic support is needed. We are student-centric and very passionate about our contribution to our students’ future.
Your focus: You will be working within the Academic Community of Excellence (ACE) team to provide guidance to learners on their academic and digital skills development alongside their programme lectures.
You will be delivering effective teaching, learning and support enabling learners to gain the skills they need to succeed as well as excel in their studies.
Here’s a little of what you’ll do:
Deliver engaging and creative learning to meet the needs of the learner
Plan, prepare and deliver effective and engaging one-to-one tutorials and drop-in sessions to support and develop student’s learning and academic skills for a wide range of programmes and subject areas
Develop learning support and skills materials and resources (for face-to-face and online) and maintain them on the Virtual Learning Environments (VLEs)
Plan, prepare and deliver effective and engaging academic workshops (face-to-face and online) and make the accompanying video guide as required
Keep accurate tutorial records to monitor learner progress and achievement
Organise and promote Academic Community of Excellence (ACE) at QA events
Be a Personal Tutor and provide guidance, support and tutorship for student groups and individuals as appropriate
Meet partnership and internal quality assurance processes in relation to programmes
Bring your experience:
Post Graduate Qualification (Master’s/DELTA or equivalent)
Experience of delivering one-to-one academic tutorials and academic workshops
HE skills tutor experience (desirable)
Relevant teaching qualification HEA or demonstrate teaching experience with a commitment to achieving the required Professional Standards for teaching.
Expertise in subject area in one or more of the following areas Business and Management / Finance / IT / EAP
Ability to use a range of learning and teaching approaches
What we can give you: Being a learning partner, we understand how important your learning and development is and of course we want you to be the best. We’ll give you the very best development to do your job and help you to develop your skills further to reach your potential.
About QA As the market leader in technology training and talent solutions in the UK, we work with the world’s biggest brands and companies to give them the competitive edge in our digital world. For the last 30 years we’ve helped companies build their tech and digital capabilities via our leading range of learning courses, reskilling bootcamps, and work-based learning programmes & apprenticeships. We also create bespoke solutions, blending elements to meet specific client needs.
At QA, we are committed to breaking down barriers, eliminating discrimination and ensuring equal opportunities. One of our core values is that ‘our Diversity makes us stronger’ – we recognise that people from different backgrounds and experiences bring valuable perspectives and enhance the way we work at QA. As a market leader in digital education, it’s our duty to drive diversity and inclusion not only for ourselves, but also the wider industry, the clients we serve and the communities in which we work.
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We are an equal opportunity employer, focused on promoting a welcoming and inclusive environment. We embrace diversity, welcome applications from all candidates and aim to support the career growth of everyone. This means no matter what your gender, age, ethnicity, beliefs or sexual preference, or if you are disabled or a carer, we welcome you and the alternative perspectives you bring to our diverse family.