Computing Skills Lecturer ACE Team

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Computing Skills Lecturer   

Birmingham Campus, fulltime & permanent role

11.30-8pm Mon-Thurs + 9am-5.30pm Saturday    

Q Would you enjoy sharing your Computing & teaching skills to help our Higher Education students to succeed?

A We have an exciting opportunity to be part of our growing and expanding campus. We are student centric and very passionate about our contribution to our students future ………come join us!

A little more about the role:

As our Computing Skills Lecturer you will work closely with our Higher Education students either in small groups or individually to ensure their learning is at the required level and to support learning requirements as necessary to keep the students on track. Some students may require your additional support for many reasons whether that be personal, language or academic skills development. Your patience, experience and time will be essential to their success        

What you’ll get up to:

Plan, prepare, teach/deliver computing skills support sessions for small groups and on a one-to-one basis to guide student’s learning on a range of programmes and related computing areas

Develop and deliver computing-related workshops (face-to-face and online)

Create and develop learner (self-study) materials to enhance student understanding and success (face-to-face and online)

Support students in using MS Office tools, such as word, ppt, excel, etc.

Support students with problem-solving

Provide pastoral care and support (as a Personal Tutor)

Keep accurate tutorial records and maintain the different partnership VLEs

What you’ll bring to the team:

MSc Computer Science or related degree in computing and software engineering

HEA status or demonstrate teaching experience with a commitment to achieving the required Professional Standards for teaching.

Practical Knowledge of programming languages (at least two or more of the following programming languages: Java, C++, Visual Basic, HTML5, CSS, Java script, PHP, SQL, Mobile Development using Android studio);

Knowledge of computer networks;

Knowledge of mathematics for computing;

Lab-demonstrator experience would be preferred

Flexibility and willingness to work under pressure and excellent interpersonal and communication skills

What we’ll do for you:

Being a learning partner, we get how important your learning and development is and of course we want you to be the best. We’ll give you the very best training to do your job, or to help you climb the ladder or even try something new.

Our perks:

You’ll work hard and do great things for our learners so we’ll make sure your efforts and achievements are well-rewarded with an attractive perks package.

Core Benefits

25 days holiday rising to 28 plus bank holidays of course

4% pension contribution

Life Assurance of 4 x annual salary

Something a little extra

Holiday buying – up to an additional 5 days

Cycle to work scheme

3 QA Training Days on a subject of your choice

2 Charity Days

Season rail ticket loan scheme

Corporate gym rates

A little more about us:

Students preparing for undergraduate study. Working professionals looking to specialise in their field. Career changers. Everyone should be given access to outstanding higher education and our aim at QA is to make that possible.

We work with our partner universities to offer courses ranging from foundation programmes to postgraduate degrees covering subject areas including Accountancy, Business, Computing, Cyber, Digital Marketing, Events Management, Project Management and Web Development and delivered in city centre location. 

Apply now – here’s how!  

Simply hit the apply button. But if you want to know more or have any questions please contact Michaela on 01753 898671.

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