Expression of Interest : Bachelor of Social Work Redevelopment
The Open Polytechnic will be redeveloping its Bachelor of Social Work programme and is now looking for a number of experts to assist the project development team.
The programme includes a range of 20-credit courses.
Principal Subject Matter Expert
The Principal Subject Matter Expert will play an important role in the course development team and will work closely with the Principal Learning Designer and Project Manager.
They will guide and support a team of learning designers and coordinate subject matter experts,
We expect the time commitment for the Principal Subject Matter Expert to average around 10-15 hours per week, with more input required at the beginning of the development.
Person specifications and areas of expertise :
Subject Matter Experts
We need skilled and experienced people who have professional and academic experience in Social Work, along with a relevant qualification.
The time commitment for these roles is expected to be 10-15 hours a week, depending on the specific requirements of the courses being developed, for a period of 3-4 months.
Subject Matter Experts will provide input in, and feedback to, specific parts of the development, as needed. Specifically, they will contribute to courseware development by providing focused specialist information and advice within their key area of expertise. This may include :
Mātauranga Māori Advisor(s) / Pacific Advisor(s)
We need skilled and experienced people who have employment, training or education experience in Social Work. The time commitment for these roles is expected to be a few hours a week, depending on the specific requirements of the courses being developed, for a period of around 4 months.
Advisors will provide input in and feedback to specific parts of the development, as needed. Specifically, they will :
Particular areas of expertise required
To apply, please send a cover letter and your CV to LDD.EOI openpolytechnic.ac.nz by 5pm 25th October 2020. Only email applications will be considered, and applications may close early once suitable candidates are found.
Your cover letter should outline your relevant academic knowledge and practical experience and your specific area of expertise.
For questions about this contract role, please contact the Project Manager Monika Thomae on email Monika.Thomae openpolytechnic.ac.nz