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Faculty Development Specialist

Date Posted
17th February 2017
Reference
VAC-25020
Sector
Education & Training
Job Type
Permanent
Location
St. Augustine
Salary
Not Disclosed

Job Summary

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons to fill the post of Faculty Development Specialist.

Job Description

Qualification and Experience 

  • Postgraduate qualification at the doctorate level, EdD or PhD, in Education, Curriculum Design or Instructional/Educational Technology.
  • Candidates should also possess expertise in the assigned areas: curriculum design, faculty development and eLearning.

 

Special Responsibilities

  • To develop, plan and facilitate professional development workshops, including curriculum design, teaching and learning strategies, techniques and models of teaching and learning, assessment strategies and technology integration.
  • To teach in CETL’s teaching and learning programmes.
  • To engage in training and other activities that promote learner-centred instruction.
  • To prepare teaching and learning materials for CETL workshops and adapt materials for CETL’s website.
  • To liaise with Faculties/Departments in order to identify their training needs with respect to teaching and learning in a student-centred environment.
  • To provide Faculty with current best practices in all facets of teaching, assessment and technology integration.
  • To review courses and curricula, and make recommendations consistent with goals and objectives of good practice in higher education.
  • To facilitate the Scholarship of Teaching & Learning (SoTL) at the St. Augustine campus.

 

Personal Attributes

The Centre places high priority on individuals who can work well in a team environment. Candidates should also possess good communication and interpersonal skills and must be student-centered. A good command of both oral and written English is essential. Candidates must also have the:

  • Excellent pedagogical skills.
  • Ability to carry out a research agenda.
  • Evidence of effective administrative and organizational skills.
  • Ability to participate in University life (Administration, conference organization and committees) and community outreach.

 

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