Specialist Practitioner- Music and Media, Blackpool

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Blackpool & The Fylde CollegeBlackpool

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £19,412- £23,697
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Summary of Responsibilities: 

To co-ordinate and assist in the development of effective learning for students. This will involve facilitating learning and training across all levels of qualifications and modes of attendance offered within the Curriculum area.

Principal Duties

  1. To provide      information, advice and guidance and to and enrol students onto courses.
  2. To instruct,      assess, and supervise students on specified programmes within the      area. This will include helping      students to use equipment, find materials, explain set work, help solve      problems and suggest different approaches.
  3. To facilitate      learning in the delivery of programmes and assessment in      classrooms/laboratories/workshops/learning resource areas and other      learning environments.
  4. To prepare, adapt,      organise and maintain learning resources/ and or equipment
  5. To set up the      learning environment and undertake the day to day maintenance and repair      of equipment, where appropriate. Undertake the monitoring of physical      resources with particular attention to health and safety
  6. In accordance with      schemes of work, instruct students in line with ILPs and curriculum plans,      which have been designed with/and for them.
  7. To be fully      conversant with programme/course regulations and specifications for the      defined area thus ensuring conformity and best practice.
  8. To support and      develop on-line assessment and materials as directed.
  9. To produce and      carry out as directed, the organisation and administration appropriate to      the learning situation including the marking of registers and the      submission of other returns and records.
  10. To accurately      complete administrative returns, reports and assessments as required and      provide relevant information for students’ tutorials.
  11. To assist with      securing quality improvement within the Curriculum area.
  12. To contribute to students’      personal development and responsibility for their own learning, and      encourage self-advocacy.
  13. To support      students through the learning process and associated assessment      activities.
  14. To assess, monitor      and mark students’ work and allied activities.
  15. To assist students      with action planning and recording achievement.
  16. To attend team, Curriculum area and      other appropriate meetings as required.
  17. To participate in      any training appropriate for the role 
  18. To contribute to      the ongoing development of schemes of work and curriculum plans.
  19. To co-ordinate and      participate in the internal verification and/or moderation of student work      and allied activities. 
  20. To undertake      health and safety checks and to maintain an awareness of Health and Safety      at all times to ensure that students are aware of safe practices and      procedures. 

Standard Responsibilities for all positions in B&FC:

  1. To fully adhere to      all college policies and procedures.
  2. Take appropriate      responsibility to ensure the health and safety of self and others.
  3. Pursue the      achievement and integration of equality and diversity throughout all      College activities.
  4. Blackpool and The      Fylde College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of      children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff to share      this commitment.
  5. To show commitment      to the College and its internal and external customers.
  6. To work      co-operatively with colleagues at all times. 
  7. Undertake any      other tasks and responsibilities appropriate to the level of this post.

This job description is current at the date shown and may be amended after consultation and agreement between management and the post holder.

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More about Blackpool & The Fylde College
Phase: Further Education
Age Range: 14+ years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Ashfield Road, Bispham, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY2 0HB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1253 352352

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