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iLearn Coach (Part time) (Fixed Term Maternity Cover until January 2020)



  • To provide first line support to enable learners in using the college VLE and e-Learning content and to act as an advocate for the learner where technical issues are blocking their learning progress
  • Provide training and support for learners in the effective use of the VLE and to be a key driver to increase the usage level of the VLE across the college
  • To support learners’ development of information, research and digital literacy skills through blended e-learning activities as well as the development of training sessions and materials
  • Support curriculum staff in embedding e-resources into teaching, learning and assessment activities through the VLE network effectively to familiarise self with e-Learning content and knowledge of curriculum tasks
  • Promote learner independence and self-management through the development of positive working relationships with learners
  • To support learners on a group and one-to-one basis to engage and participate in their timetabled iLearn activities
  • Contribute to the design and delivery of user education programmes including general college inductions, iLearn inductions and topic specific workshops at the request of curriculum staff
  • To provide first line support for learners in locating and using curriculum resources including e-resources, internet based research and traditional sources of information
  • To monitor learner engagement with iLearn and usage levels of the VLE and to feed back to curriculum departments
  • To monitor and maintain records on attendance and behaviour and to support the reporting process to curriculum departments
  • To work with key college staff (curriculum staff, SSTs, iLearn Development Team) to communicate any key issues/barriers which impact negatively on the learners’ experience of e-Learning
  • Contribute to the effective day to day running of the college iLearn Centres creating a welcoming environment with high standards of customer care
  • Undertake general iLearn Centre administration roles including the maintenance of the LMS and stock management,
  • A willingness to undertake any other duties appropriate to the nature and scale of the post


SALARY SCALE: £21,423.11 pro rata per annum

HOURS OF DUTY: 29 hours per week

CLOSING DATE: 3rd February 2019

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