Business Analytics & Statistics Tutor at Kaplan International, Remote, £Freelance Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • Remote
  • Feb 18, 2021
Hourly/Freelance

Contract Description

Kaplan Open Learning is looking to add to its existing pool of Module Tutors to teach on its Business Analytics and Statistics modules at all levels of study on its undergraduate and postgraduate Business programmes which are part of our University of Essex Online portfolio. 

 

 

There is the potential for involvement in module content development in the future.

 

The role of Module Tutor includes moderating and grading assignments and discussion forums, providing online webinar sessions, answering queries from students, reviewing module content and liaising with the Programme team to aid the smooth running of the module and support student progression. The work will be undertaken from home anywhere in the UK with reliable broadband, on a flexible, freelance contract basis.

 

Once experienced in tutoring, opportunities for module development and content refreshment may involve developing online teaching materials, including the recording of audio lecturecasts, identification of appropriate reading, and assessment design.

 

Full support and training will be provided in close collaboration with the Programme team.

 

Person Specification

 

Essential Criteria

 

  • Experience of higher education tutoring in the area of;
  • Data Management, Modelling, and Design,
  • Statistics for Business,
  • Data Visualisation and Interpretation,
  • Data Analytics for Managers and
  • Data Analytics
  • PhD or in Analytics and/or Business Statistics, or very close to completing doctoral study. A Masters in these subject areas will be considered.
  • Confidence with Specific software: Tableau, R. Python Codio

 

Important note: We can only consider candidates who have a UK based address  if you are restricted by conditions applicable to a Tier 4 visa, do not apply for this post

 

Desirable Criteria

 

  • Experience of working in the area of business operations listed in this advertisement and within an online environment would be highly desirable

 

About Kaplan Open Learning 

Part of Kaplan Inc., Kaplan Open Learning is one of the world’s largest and most experienced providers of online degree education. We currently work with two UK partner Universities to deliver undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes. Our students complete their studies through online learning using our interactive virtual classroom with rich multi-media resources which provide a gateway to a learning community supported by a dedicated academic and professional services team.

 

Benefits

  • Competitive pay
  • Remote working and hours that can fit around existing commitments
  • Full training and ongoing support for the VLE

 

To Apply

 

Please send an up-to-date CV, and a brief covering letter showing how you meet the above criteria by 1st March 2021.