|Posting||Online Learning Adviser & Course Coordinator – Nutrition & Psychology|
|Job Employer||Federation University Online|
|Location||CBD & Inner Suburbs|
|Job posted||May 29, 2022|
|Job Sector||Teaching – Tertiary|
Online Education Services (OES) is an education provider that offers educational services for students and professionals including university programs. This position will be working within OES in association with Federation University Online.
Federation Uni Online delivers world-class learning though degrees specifically designed for the online student. Each degree is tailored to provide opportunities for students who are often unable to undertake university studies on campus.
At Federation Uni Online, the student is at the forefront of everything we do. This role is an opportunity to support and guide our students through their learning journey. Our Online Learning Advisers (OLAs) & Online Course Coordinators (OCCs) are the subject matter experts who facilitate the student’s learning, with a focus on helping them achieve their goals.
Who are we looking for?
Our OLAs are motivated by student success and are passionate about the online platform. You will be the facilitator for planned academic content and the first point of contact and support for our online students.
We are currently looking for OLAs who are experts in their field to facilitate units within the Bachelor of Food & Nutrition –
- Brains & Behaviour – first year
We are particularly interested in candidates with a background in cognition and bio-psychology
The OLA role is a sessional position that is fully remote so you’ll have flexibility in where and when you work. The expected work load commitment is 4 hours per week, per group and there shouldn’t be more than 48 hours between logging in. You should be proactive and dependable and have a remote working environment that enables you to provide high-level support to the students.
- Minimum Postgraduate (AQF Level 8) in Psychology with nutrition focus
- Recent relevant industry experience
- High level written and verbal communication skills
- Strong organisation & planning skills
- Confidence and resourcefulness in learning new technologies
- High levels of empathy for the challenges experienced by online students
- A passion for helping students succeed both academically and personally
Requirements of the role
Our OLAs are responsible for the following:
- Delivery of planned academic content
- Facilitating learning activities and assessment tasks (including e-moderation, assessment and feedback)
- Marking, processing and submitting assessment results
Online Learning Advisers are not required to establish curriculum, design learning activities, schedule learning and teaching, set assessments or develop marking schemes.
Prior to the commencement of your first teaching period, selected candidates will undertake a paid 3-week training course which will equip them with all the skills and support they’ll need to be highly successful in the role.
Now is your chance to join a highly engaged workforce and make a positive impact on the experience of our students.
If you’re interested, please ‘apply now’ with a CV and cover letter explaining why you want to work as an OLA with Federation Uni Online.