Education Manager - Social Care
Education Manager, Social Care Scotland
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
£38,896 - £44,414 pro-rata Ref: 12915
Based in Edinburgh
Part-time 14.8 hours per week
Temporary contract to 31 August 2018
This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to the development of the Open University’s Social Care, Wellbeing and Healthcare programmes in Scotland. The University has a thriving partnership with local employers to deliver social work education and other modules within the Health, Wellbeing and Social Care portfolio. Working with a team of Staff Tutor and Faculty Co-ordinator colleagues, your role will be to manage modules and qualifications within the School of Health Wellbeing and Social Care programmes in order to maintain the standards of excellence for which the Open University is renowned.
You will hold a first degree or a relevant Post-Graduate qualification. You will have a professional Social Work qualification and ideally active registration with the SSSC. You will be expected to have significant social work practice experience and be able to demonstrate a sound knowledge and understanding of current issues in social work and social care.
Closing date: 5.00pm on 1 December 2016
For detailed information and how to apply go to http://www.open.ac.uk/about/employment/vacancies/education-manager-social-care-scotland-12915, or call Helen Jackman on 01908 332247 or e-mail WELS-Recruitment@open.ac.uk quoting the reference number.
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