Project Support Coordinator: Young Stem Leader Programme (YSLP)
Dunfermline – salary £23,043 (review pending)
Fixed term contract of 24 months, 35 hours per week with possibility of extension
The postholder will be based in our SSERC headquarters in Dunfermline. As a result of the current pandemic the successful applicant may undertake a significant amount of work from home. This will be reviewed on an ongoing basis.
About the role
The post holder will support all key aspects of programme development, delivery and quality assurance with the appropriate level of support from the Project Manager and Project Officer.
The role will include:
Training opportunities will be provided to the successful candidate.
The post holder will have:
Excellent IT skills with proficiency using Microsoft Office and email.
SSERC is a local authority shared service, providing support across all thirty-two Scottish Education Authorities. Our services are available to elected members and officers of Local Authorities, teachers, student teachers and technicians.
SSERC offers a broad portfolio of services, principally in support of the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) areas of the curriculum, which are not available from any other source and which can be broken down into three main stands of activity:
Provision of Professional Learning (PL) for early years, primary and secondary teachers and school and college technicians
We are a forward-thinking organisation and continue to develop and grow. Our people are our greatest asset and we have an exciting new opportunity within our Young STEM Leader Project Team.
The Young STEM Leader Programme (YSLP) is derived from the Scottish Government’s Strategy for STEM Education and Training (2017), specifically that there will be the establishment of a new Young STEM Leaders programme to stimulate and strengthen the development of peer mentoring and inspiration in STEM for children and young people by children and young people. YSLP is offered across CfE Second, Third and Fourth Levels and SCQF Levels 4, 5 and 6.
This programme is being led by SSERC in partnership with:
Educated to SCQF Level 8 or equivalent relevant experience.
If you feel you meet all the criteria for the role and this sounds like an exciting opportunity, please submit your CV and covering letter to email@example.com
Closing Date: Monday 15th February 2021.
It is likely that interviews will place online in the week commencing Monday 22nd February 2021.
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