|Location:||Work from home|
|Salary:||£43,414 to £51,805 (pro rata)|
|Hours:||Full Time, Part Time|
|Placed On:||23rd January 2023|
|Closes:||7th February 2023|
Location: London & Southwest and Wales (Cardiff)
Terms: Fixed Term contracts to 30/09/2024 – Full time and Part time 0.5FTE, 18.5 hours
Closing Date: 07 February 2023 - 12:00
Change your career, change lives
The Open University is the UK’s largest university, a world leader in flexible part-time education combining a mission to widen access to higher education with research excellence, transforming lives through education.
The Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) is home to the OU’s courses and research on a wide variety of subjects ranging from nursing and social work to transformative education, sports performance, modern languages and linguistics. Our work enhances the lives of millions of people throughout the world as we advance the OU’s mission of social justice and social mobility.
We are seeking to recruit Staff Tutors in the London & Southwest and Wales to undertake the role of staff tutor to contribute to our Health and Social Care provision. The successful applicant will be required to provide academic input to the Nursing programmes. You will work in collaboration with the Programme Lead and Module Chairs and regulatory bodies to ensure compliance with external and internal regulatory requirements.
Staff Tutors are members of the academic staff of the School of Health, Wellbeing and Social Care (HWSC) based in the Faculty of Wellbeing, Education & Language Studies (WELS). They play a vital role in the provision of The Open University’s (OU) supported open learning model of education; contribute to the presentation of modules and qualifications and engage in research and scholarship congruent with School and Faculty strategic priorities. Staff Tutors represent The Open University on national and local strategic groups, provide academic leadership and line manage Associate Lecturers who provide academic and pastoral support to OU students. You will be part of the regional teams in the London & Southwest or Wales and may be home-based or based in Milton Keynes. There will be a requirement to travel to other parts of the UK to engage with stakeholders and promote the OU Nursing programmes. Successful candidates will also require an enhanced DBS check.
Skills and experience
What you get in return
We have a strong commitment to providing training and development in and beyond your current role. This includes thorough induction into the organisation and regular reviews of your training and development needs.
We also offer a great range of benefits that support our employees and their families for the long term. Staff Benefits include an attractive pension proposition and 33 days holiday per annum pro rata, plus Bank Holidays and Christmas closure days.
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