Course Leader-Access to HE

Learning Curve Group
Bishop Auckland
12 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
The Role This role requires you to collaborate with the flexible learning and loans teams within Learning Curve Group to assess learner performance and/or deliver related underpinning knowledge and support in a range of tasks and to ensure that the competence and/or knowledge meet the requirements of the standards. You’ll need these important qualities: ? Excellent written and verbal communication skills ? Monitor and meet deadlines for learner timely completions ? Proactive in the approach to complete assessments ? Focus on delivering high quality support and assessment ? Ability to work on own and is self-motivated ? Ability to manage own diary and caseload We offer a full induction and training package to our new staff so you very quickly feel part of the team. Key Responsibilities and Duties: ? Provide initial advice and guidance to learners interested in A2HE ensuring learners enrolled are suitable for the course and delivery model ? Assess pre-course questionnaires/interview potential learners to determine course suitability ? Set up and maintain UCAS application timeline ? Provide regular support, advice and guidance to learners throughout their programme regarding the UCAS application process ? Support A2HE learners with completion and submission of UCAS applications ? Coordinate tutor references for learners to accompany UCAS applications ? Establish processes and tracking systems to monitor UCAS applications and provide key statistical reports and data ? Provide robust exit advice to learners as they set personal goals for career progression ? Provide support to tutors in delivering A2HE in ensuring robust IAG is given to learners throughout the programme ? Carry out assessments and provide robust feedback confirming assessment decision in accordance with the Awarding Body requirements, a sample of the assessments will be assessed by our team of internal moderators ? Ensure timely achievements are met, including retention and achievement targets by implementing strategies and supporting learners ? Provide weekly analysis and feedback to Flexible Learning Delivery Manager ? Meet with dedicated Tutor Support Officer weekly to exchange work and discuss learner progress ? Make initial contact with learners within 3 days of allocation and maintain regular contact ? Address any actions identified by the internal moderation team within a period of 10 days ? Support Quality Team with moderation activities where required ? Lead standardisation meetings with Quality Manager ensuring attendance from all tutors ? Maintain strong links with team members, ensuring all activity is complementary and utilises existing knowledge, expertise, resources and industry business links within our organisation ? Manage own continued professional development through undertaking relevant training and sharing best practice ? To undertake any necessary Data Protection responsibilities and duties as required by the post ? Undertake any training relevant to the efficient execution of any of the above duties, and to take responsibility for your own personal development ? Promote embedding of English and maths (following SPAG guidance), E&D, Safeguarding, British Values, Prevent through feedback Knowledge and Experience Skills Required: ? A Level 4 or above qualification to have been achieved in their subject area ? PGCE, DTTLS or the new Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training or working towards the PGCE or Level 5 Diploma ? A sector qualification at least one level higher than the level of the course you would like to mark ? Recent sector experience and CPD ? Assessing Award (A1/A2/D32/D33/TAQA or equivalent qualification) is preferred but not essential