Academic Achievement Adviser

Liverpool, Merseyside (GB)
Nov 13, 2020
End of advertisement period
Nov 29, 2020
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Liverpool John Moores University 

Academic Achievement Adviser (Fixed term until September 2021)
£27,511 - £32,816 pro rata per annum
Part-time, 20 hours (4 days) per week for 35 weeks
Vacancy Reference: 3049

We are currently recruiting a small team of Academic Achievement Advisers to deliver effective academic, personal and professional skills development for students at LJMU.   

The hours for the position are 20 hours per week, which will be worked across at least 4 days per week, to meet operational need.   

You will deliver a range of learning and teaching materials to large and small groups, and on a one-to-one basis, providing effective interventions to support students’ learning development and academic achievement, and targeting interventions at key points in the student lifecycle to improve retention and student results.

With excellent time-management skills, being able to multi-task, prioritise and work under pressure, you will have experience of delivering and facilitating learning development within a HE environment, or similar, and of delivering student support or training using a virtual learning environment.  Experience of working with students currently under-represented in HE is desirable.

Educated to degree level, or equivalent in professional-level training and experience, you will have excellent IT skills and knowledge of Technology Enhanced Learning and be able to work well individually and as part of a team.

LJMU is an equal opportunities employer and welcome applicants from all background and communities irrespective of age, transgender status, disability, gender, ethnicity and religion or belief.  All our appointments are made on merit. 

Closing date: 29 November 2020 

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LJMU is committed to achieving equality of opportunity.