Academic Staff Member
T?n? koe. Nau mai ki te Kuratini Tuwhera.
The Kuratini Tuwhera o Aotearoa (The Open Polytechnic) is New Zealand\ 's leading distance and online learning provider. We specialise in taking the learning to our students, focusing on enabling the success of approximately 30,000 students each year. We\ 're a place where you can make a difference.
At the Open Polytechnic we offer a wide range of learning disciplines from Real Estate to Social Work, Construction and Education. From our Academic Staff Members to our Student Journey Centre, we ensure our students are at the heart of everything we do, every step of the way.
About the role:
We are looking for an Academic Staff Member - Foundations/Bridging to come add value to the Learning Delivery unit. This team is responsible for teaching our students in an online and distance learning environment.
The Academic Staff Member - Bridging is responsible for the delivery and facilitation of our level 3 and 4 Bridging programmes using interactive and innovative technology in accordance with the Open Polytechnic\ 's teaching strategy.
Youwill have skills and past experience in facilitating adult learning environments and a sound understanding of the requirements for unit/achievement standards.
The ideal candidate will have;
A sound knowledge and understanding of how learners\ ' language, literacy and numeracy skills are enhanced through effective teaching at foundation and bridging level
A passion for the integration of technologies in enabling enhanced education provision
A degree qualification, ideally with experience and knowledge of the effective provision of bridging and foundation education through formal programmes of study
You will have a passion for impacting the lives of everyday people and seeing them achieve their educational goals and dreams. You will also constantly be striving to be the best you can be by maintaining and developing your own professional and technical skills and knowledge.
You will have;
Experience working with M?ori and Pasifika learners
A record of successful achievement of education performance indicators and ability to maintain close and effective working relationships with students and colleagues
An excellent ability to build rapport with all people, both staff and students
The Kuratini Tuwhera has a fantastic culture with a campus situated in the Hutt Valley. We offer our people free education (50% off for whanau), free car parking on campus, flexible working options, a modernised working environment, subsidised school holiday programmes for your children, free fitness classes, and an on-site café.
We are proud of our kaimahi and value every contribution from all of our people.
If this role sounds like you, we would love to hear from you. Only applications submitted online will be accepted. Contact Aaron Khor, People &
Capability, at email@example.com with any questions about the role.
Applications close 19 July 2020.
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