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Ref no:
RGU05022
Published:
10/5/2022
Closes:
5/6/2022
Location:
RGU Garthdee, AB10 7GJ
Salary:
£28,756 - £30,497 per year pro rata
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Position Type:
Part Time
Work From Home:
Hybrid

This position has expired.

Job Summary

The School of Computing at Robert Gordon University is looking to appoint  Demonstrators on a part-time, fixed-term basis to support the teaching of modules across our computing, creative design and data science courses. This is an on-campus role.

Tasks may include but are not limited to teaching, supporting practical sessions, invigilation of assessments and marking. 

You will be given a contract for a maximum of 500 hours of work (including annual leave) on a fixed-term basis. Actual hours worked will be claimed on monthly timesheets and you will likely be allocated 1 to 3 modules per semester, depending on your areas of knowledge.

For informal enquiries about this role, you may contact Dr Zarb at m.zarb@rgu.ac.uk

To apply, please submit your CV and a covering letter on myjobscotland detailing your suitability for the role.

This post is subject to a Disclosure Scotland check. For more information visit: https://www.mygov.scot/basic-disclosure/

Job Description

RESPONSIBLE TO: Teaching Excellence Fellow

RESPONSIBLE FOR: No Supervisory Responsibilities

PURPOSE OF POST: Assist with the delivery of the teaching modules within the School of Computing.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES:

Provide support for

  • labs/workshops/practical
  • tutorials
  • skills instruction
  • project administration
  • marking

Person Specification

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS

Qualifications and Professional Memberships

Degree in Computer Science or related subject.

Knowledge

Practical knowledge in Computing

Experience

Strong Programming skills

 

DESIRABLE REQUIREMENTS

Knowledge

Knowledge of current learning and teaching approaches, including e-learning

Experience

Relevant professional experience

Behaviours

Behaviour 1 - Communication - Ability to receive, understand and convey information requiring careful explanation and information of a complex or conceptual nature, in a clear and accurate manner

Behaviour 2 - Initiative and Problem Solving - Experience of using initiative and creativity to resolve problems, identifying practical and suitable solutions

Behaviour 3 - Pastoral Care and Welfare - Experience of calming and reassuring those with work/study related problems who may be experiencing distress and dealing with difficult welfare situations or confidential matters 

Behaviour 4 - Team Development - Experience of providing advice or guidance to new starts delivering training or instruction to others on specific tasks or activities 

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