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Teaching Fellow

Swansea University - Technocamps

Location: Swansea
Salary: From £31,411 per annum together with USS pension, if required
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 22nd September 2022
Closes: 3rd October 2022
Job Ref: AC05584

Location: This position will be based at the Singleton Campus, Swansea

Contract: 2 positions available, both Fixed term contracts, one until 31/08/2023, the other until 30/09/2022

Technocamps is a pan-Wales schools and community outreach programme based at Swansea University but with hubs at Aberystwyth, Bangor, Cardiff, Cardiff Metropolitan and Glyndŵr Universities and the Universities of South Wales and of Wales Trinity Saint David. Its aim is to encourage an increase in the number of pupils who opt to study computer science and its cognate STEM subjects.

The role of the Teaching Fellow will include: developing and delivering undergraduate modules, particularly in support of the Degree Apprenticeship programme whose students are full-time employees attending the University for lectures and labs on Wednesday evenings; and developing and delivering workshops and training sessions for both Primary and Secondary school pupils and teachers, both on campus and in schools.

The Teaching Fellow will report directly to the Director of Technocamps.

Duties include:

1. Contributing to the teaching activities of the Computer Science Department, particularly within the context of the Degree Apprenticeship programme.

  1. Prepare teaching materials, communicate subject matter clearly, support students’ studies and encourage debate to develop rational thinking as appropriate to the module being taught.
  2. Participate in the review of modules and programmes and contribute to programme review.
  3. Take responsibility for setting and assessment of coursework and examinations, including marking and providing written and oral feedback.
  4. Carry out course evaluation including facilitating student feedback, reflecting on own teaching design and delivery and implementing ideas for improving own performance.
  5. Deal with student queries about the content and delivery of a module as well as provide advice and ideas to the where necessary.
  6. Supervise the project work of undergraduate students.
  7. Act as academic mentor to undergraduate students.

2. Contributing to the workshop activities of the Technocamps programme,

  1. Prepare workshop material, and communicate subject matter clearly and in an engaging style.
  2. Review workshop content and materials.
  3. Develop, design and update materials in compliance with quality standards.
  4. Collect and collate all relevant participant data to ensure that longitudinal tracking of all participants is effectively maintained.
  5. Contribute towards the preparation of activity reports and case studies.
  6. Participate in relevant local and pan-Wales events representing Technocamps for research and promotional opportunities.

3. Delivering professional training to both industrial audiences as well as to teachers.

4. Such other duties as may be reasonably required.

Informal enquiries are welcome and should be directed to the Director of Technocamps, Professor Faron Moller, at f.g.moller@swansea.ac.uk.

You are encouraged to investigate the following site for more general information about Technocamps: www.technocamps.com

To apply for the post please click on the link: Teaching Fellow (swansea.ac.uk)

Closing date: 11pm 3/10/2022

Shortlisting date: 5/10/2022

Interview date: 10/10/2022

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