Staff Tutor, Nursing

The Open University

Unit : 
College of Wellbeing, Schooling and Language Research (WELS)
Wage : 
£45,585 to £46,974 (pro-rata)
Location : 
House Primarily based
Please quote reference : 
1 x Everlasting, Full Time, 1 x Mounted Time period Contract for 9 months, Half-time (0.8FTE/30 hours)
Closing Date : 
16 October, 2023 – 12:00

Change your profession, change lives

The Open College is the UK’s largest college, a world chief in versatile part-time schooling combining a mission to widen entry to increased schooling with analysis excellence, reworking lives by way of schooling.

The College of Wellbeing, Schooling and Language Research works throughout a variety of disciplines together with schooling, childhood and youth, well being and social care, youth work, social work, languages and utilized linguistics, nursing, and sport and health; organised as three faculties. We work proactively, taking an revolutionary strategy to instructing and studying; develop collaborative and efficient partnerships with employers and different establishments; and have interaction in innovative, motion oriented and internationally recognised analysis.

The function

Workers Tutors are members of the educational employees of the Faculty of Well being, Wellbeing and Social Care (HWSC) primarily based within the College of Wellbeing, Schooling & Language Research (WELS).  You’ll play a significant function within the provision of The Open College’s (OU) supported open studying mannequin of schooling; contribute to the presentation of modules and {qualifications} and have interaction in analysis and scholarship congruent with Faculty and College strategic priorities. Workers Tutors signify The Open College on nationwide and native strategic teams, present tutorial management and line handle Module Tutors and Observe Tutors who present tutorial and pastoral help to OU college students. The submit contains duty for working in partnership with employers to help recruitment and choice to skilled programmes and for the operational administration of follow studying referring to the Faculty’s portfolio of {qualifications}.  Candidates ought to due to this fact, have related {qualifications} and expertise. You may be a part of a crew primarily based within the North of England and could also be required to journey throughout the nation and sometimes to Milton Keynes and different components of the UK. 

Expertise and expertise

  • first diploma (higher second or increased) or a Submit-Graduate qualification in a topic space of relevance to nursing, well being and/or social care;
  • An expert qualification in a related skilled background
  • Present registration with the related skilled physique
  • Expertise of supporting follow studying
  • A powerful document of analysis and/or information change that’s commensurate to the place.

Extra data will be discovered within the Job Description.

If you need to debate the applying or recruitment course of earlier than making an software, please contact Lauren Denton at Resourcing Hub on 01908 655544 or [email protected] quoting the reference VRF 21176.

What you get in return

We have now a powerful dedication to offering coaching and growth in and past your present function. This contains thorough induction into the organisation and common evaluations of your coaching and growth wants.

We additionally supply an excellent vary of advantages that help our workers and their households for the long run. Workers Advantages embrace a sexy pension proposition and 33 days vacation each year professional rata, plus Financial institution Holidays and Christmas closure days.

How you can apply

Until in any other case said within the advert, all purposes are accomplished on-line through the directions on The OU Job’s web page. Functions submitted through third social gathering web sites won’t be acquired.

Entry particulars for disabled candidates can be found from the Resourcing Hub, phone: 01908 655544, quoting the emptiness reference above.

To use for this function please submit the next as one doc;

  • CV
  • Private assertion, as much as 1,000 phrases, you need to set out in your assertion why you’re on this function and supply examples of the place your expertise and expertise meet the required competencies for this function as detailed within the job and individual specification.

Please save your doc with the next file identify as applicable to the emptiness you might be making use of for: reference, surname, forename.

You will have to have your paperwork prepared forward of submitting the digital software. Please click on on the APPLY NOW button beneath to be redirected to our software web page.


You’ll obtain updates concerning your software from [email protected] . Please guarantee this e mail deal with is added to your record of trusted senders so it doesn’t go to your junk folder.

You’ll be able to view your software communications on the Candidate portal .

Discover out extra about us and our mission by watching this brief video (you’ll be taken to YouTube by clicking this hyperlink).

The Open College is dedicated to equality, variety and inclusion which is mirrored in our mission to be open to folks, locations, strategies and concepts. We goal to foster a various and inclusive setting so that each one in our OU group can attain their potential.  We recognise that completely different folks carry completely different views, concepts, information, and tradition, and that this distinction brings nice power.  We attempt to recruit, retain and develop the careers of a various pool of scholars and employees, and notably encourage purposes from all underrepresented teams. We additionally aspire to make The Open College a supportive office for all by way of our insurance policies, providers and employees networks.

Job associated data : 

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  • Phrases and Circumstances – Tutorial Workers (PDF)
  • Phrases and Circumstances – Tutorial Workers (Phrase doc)

Posting Date : 
18 September, 2023 – 12:45

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