SIM vacancy - Senior Tutor

There is a vacancy available at SIM: Senior Tutor (Post-experience Information Studies Programmes) (A314-12A)

Senior Tutor (Post-experience Information Studies Programmes) (A314-12A)

School of Information Management, Faculty of Commerce

Victoria University of Wellington

Pipitea Campus

An exciting opportunity for a qualified practitioner with experience in the information sector to combine their administrative skills with their practitioner experience in support of post-experience Information Studies programmes.

We seek a qualified practitioner with experience in the information sector to provide administrative, tutorial and teaching support for the course coordinators and the students of the post-experience Information Studies programmes - Master of Information Studies (MIS), PGDipIS, PGCertIS. This role has a specific responsibility for distance students (South Island and the lower half of the North Island) and for on-campus students.

You will be involved in:

  • providing student consultation and tutorial support for both distance students and on-campus students
  • marketing and promotion of the programmes
  • preparing and delivering web materials, tutorials, practical classes and distance education classes for designated courses
  • marking assignments for designated courses
  • organising the annual Orientation programmes in Wellington and the South Island
  • providing support to staff and students for educational technologies used in the programmes including on-line delivery of classes
  • There will be some occasional evening and Saturday work and there will also be some occasional travel. This position will suit a graduate in Information Studies.

Closing Date: 12 November 2012

Please apply online