Teaching and Learning Administrator - £15.66ph Plus Hol Pay – London

  • Job Reference: 00000511-1
  • Date Posted: 2 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Gray & Associates
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £15.66 Per Hour
  • Sector: Higher Education & Charity, Office & Professional
  • Job Type: Contract, Temporary
  • Contact: Amani Choudhury
  • Email: amani@grayagency.com

Job Description

Teaching and Learning Administrator - £15.66ph Plus Hol Pay – London

 

Duration: 3 months

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

Course Administration

  • Responsible for handling queries from elective students and their home departments in a timely manner.
  • Act as a point of contact for prospective and current students in person, on the telephone and by email, and provide information on procedures, regulations, programme and module choice.
  • Support induction and start of session arrangements, including module registration, collation and distribution of welcome packs, meeting and greeting students, issuing passes as required.
  • Support the processing of module approvals and amendments in line with targets, liaising with parent departments and Faculty team where necessary.
  • Carry out student data checks as directed by the Elective and Affiliate Coordinator.
  • Carry out the administration of module Moodle sites, ensuring materials are updated and students are correctly enrolled.
  • Support module leaders with the administration of their modules including assessment requirements and student eligibility requirements.
  • Allocate students to lecture groups/seminar/workshops/dissertation supervisors and upload information onto systems.
  • Responsible for reviewing and monitoring student attendance using designated systems such as Moodle and Portico and flagging students of concern.
  • Responsible for engagement monitoring processes for designated modules/ programmes, ensuring compliance with UKVI requirements.
  • Update and brief academic/teaching staff on attendance procedures and student registration requirements, where relevant.
  • Create outcome letters for students following exam boards.
  • Support with the preparation of Student Handbooks such as collation of information, formatting and proof-reading resources.

 

 Examinations and Assessment

  • Primarily responsible for creating submission boxes and managing coursework submissions.
  • Set up Moodle/Turnitin submission boxes and manage electronic submissions, marking and feedback for designated modules.
  • Create marks spreadsheet templates to support the collection and accurate recording of coursework marks during the academic session, tracking non-submissions.
  • Provide support on various exam-related tasks including processing of final marks, co-ordinating and producing mark sheets for examinations, supporting arrangements for Boards of Examiners meetings.
  • Apply and keep record of relevant mark penalties and extensions for designated modules.
  • Track, collate and format examination questions and solutions.
  • Upload coursework and exam marks onto Portico and produce module report form templates for exam boards.
  • Service examination boards including room and catering bookings, agenda setting and minute taking where required.
  • Support logistical arrangements for departmental exams.
  • Ensure exams are set up.
  • Support the preparation of documentation for external examiner audit.

 

Committees, Meetings and Reports

  • Produce reports for designated programmes and modules upon request.
  • Service relevant committees to include gathering agenda items, distributing paperwork, contributing to the meeting, taking and circulating minutes.
  • Keep informed about course and committee developments, attending and participating in meetings as required.
  • Produce instructions and guidance for staff and students when required.

 

Administrative Support

  • Support Open Day/recruitment activities and student events as required.
  • Provide cover for other colleagues in busy periods or when staff are on annual or sick leave.
  • Assist line manager and other senior colleagues when required with requests for information, enquiries, general support etc.
  • Work closely with Teaching and Learning Support Team (TALST) to review administrative systems which support learning and teaching activities.

 

Person Specification:

  • Experience of administration in Higher/Further Education.
  • Familiarity with online learning environments.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to exercise tact and discretion.
  • Strong IT skills in Word, Excel, Outlook, shared online documents, video conferencing systems, email and internet.
  • Ability to prioritise and organise own workload.
  • Ability to work under pressure and deal with high volumes of processing.
  • Ability to work accurately and with high attention to detail.
  • Ability to meet time-critical schedules.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Knowing your key stakeholders and keeping them informed.

 

Gray & Associates is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.