Study Coach (Degree Apprenticeships)
Salary From £33,797 - £39,152 p.a. pro rata
Faculty of Science & Engineering
Full time, Part time
Ref No 847
ARU is a vibrant workplace and our University is gaining prominence both nationally and internationally. We have ambitious plans for the future and we are determined that our students and staff will realise their full potential. Our main campuses in the cities of Cambridge, Chelmsford and Peterborough have been transformed with major capital investment. With an annual turnover of over £200m, we are a major force for higher education and one of the largest universities in the East of England.
About the role:
The Faculty of Science and Engineering is sector-leading in the development and provision of Degree Apprenticeships. Based in Chelmsford and Cambridge, the Faculty delivers Degree Apprenticeships in various subjects, such as Quantity Surveying, Building Surveying and Civil Engineering.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced skills coach to join our team to develop and lead students through their apprenticeship journey, helping them develop the knowledge, skills and behaviours to succeed. You will liaise with students, employers and internal key contacts to develop our student-focused service, conducting regular reviews with students and their employers to measure progress and agree the way forward.
Educated to degree level, you will have the relevant study skills coaching experience, with knowledge of Degree Apprenticeship requirements providing a distinct advantage, as would sector-specific experience in Quantity Surveying, Building Surveying, Civil Engineering, Town Planning, Information Science and Security or Digital Technology. You be will be highly customer-focused, possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and have experience of providing one-to-one study skills support to a wide range of internal and external stakeholders.
There are 3 positions available for this role:
2 x Permanent
1 x 12 months fixed term contract
All positions have potential to be either full time or part time.
Informal enquiries can be made to Paul Trevillian, Business and Resources Manager at email@example.com
Closing date: 14 June 2021.
Find out more about working with us.
We offer an extensive range of benefits including a generous holiday entitlement, occupational pension schemes, training and development opportunities, travel to work scheme and a competitive relocation package. Visit our benefits page for full details.
We value diversity at ARU and welcome applications from all sections of the community. Committed to being inclusive and open to discuss flexible working.