Plymouth College of Art

0.6 Academic Skills Coach

Plymouth, Devon
£14,676 to £18,565 (FTE £24,461 to £30,942) per annum (dependent on qualifications and experience)
19 Nov 2021
30 Nov 2021
Job Function
Academic Support
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Fixed Term until July 2022

Plymouth College of Art is seeking to appoint an Academic Skills Coach with particular focus on supporting small groups of learners from disadvantaged backgrounds.

This fixed-term post will ensure the continued success of our Academic Skills programme which includes Functional Skills and GCSE qualifications as part of a dedicated Academic Skills team.  You will be able to demonstrate the ability to support the learning experience and inspire learners’ interests in exploring Maths and English whilst working with the Academic Skills team to provide innovative learning and teaching that engages learners. You will be exceptionally motivated and experienced in supporting small groups of learners from disadvantaged backgrounds.

Plymouth College of Art delivers English and Maths in a way that develops and enriches the professional skills of creative students by embedding these skills holistically, in both studio practice and in stand-alone sessions.

This role will contribute to the continued success of our Extended Diploma provision in our Pre Degree centre, Palace Court, housing a unique educational experience for 500 students.

As a specialist arts college since 1856, we are an institution that focuses solely on creative education.  In the heart of the South West.

Plymouth College of Art does not accept CVs in place of application forms.

Closing Date: Tuesday 30 November 2021

It is anticipated that the interviews will take place w/c 6 December 2021

Plymouth College of Art has a strong commitment to the safeguarding & welfare of young people & vulnerable adults. A satisfactory DBS disclosure at Enhanced Level will be required from successful candidates as a condition of appointment.

We celebrate equality, diversity and difference, and welcome candidates from all communities.

Please apply via the link