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Becoming a WEA Tutor
The WEA is always interested to hear from qualified tutors across England and Scotland. Our tutors are paid an hourly rate and employed on a sessional basis. Around 2,000 tutors are employed at any one time to deliver courses in England and Scotland. If you are interested in tutoring with us, you can read more on our Teaching with Us information page. If you would like to make an application to be considered as a tutor, you can apply directly to your local WEA region for inclusion in our “pool” of potential course tutors. This does not guarantee an offer of a course, but your details will be held for consideration when vacancies occur. You can download an application form here.
Jobs at the WEA
The WEA operates through nine Regions in England and a Scottish Association. We employ staff in the areas of education, teaching, management, finance and administration. Vacancies are advertised in national and local media as well as on this page of our website.
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The Workers’ Educational Association (WEA) is looking to recruit a Financial Analysis and Education Support Manager that can take lead on the organisations financial planning activity, including budget development, budget monitoring and forecasting.
The role also comprises in overseeing and enhancing costing methodologies, and managing internal and external benchmarking reviews. The Financial Analysis and Education Support Manager will ensure staff throughout the organisation work to a required framework, having the necessary level of financial understanding.
Experience of managing and bidding for funding contracts, cost allocation and internal recharging methodologies and value for money reviews or financial benchmarking are advantageous but not essential.
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FOR INTERNAL CANDIDATES ONLY you will need to submit a written expression of interest which details how you meet the requirements set out in the job description which should be a minimum of 1 side of A4. You may also submit a summary CV, maximum 2 sides of A4.
Please ensure that your expression of interest is emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by the closing date of 12 noon on Wednesday 27th July 2016.
FOR EXTERNAL CANDIDATES please submit your CV together with your supporting statement which should be a minimum of 1 side of A4 to: email@example.com by 12 noon on Wednesday 27th July 2016. If you have any questions, please contact Sam Patterson on 0113 243 7773.
Interviews will be held on Monday 8th August 2016 at the WEA Yorkshire and Humber Regional Office in Leeds.
The Workers’ Educational Association (WEA) is seeking to recruit an experienced Projects Administrator who is adept at collating and preparing information to support funding bids and providing essential information to funders.
The postholder will be responsible for setting up monitoring procedures for reporting progress and achievement against agreed project outcomes, as well as monitoring project finances and returns.
The postholder will need to be confident in collating both administrative and financial information in order to present accurate and timely information to the Business Development Manager and the Regional Management Team.
You will take a methodical approach to your work, with good attention to detail and have the ability to multi-task whilst working with minimum supervision.
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Interviews will be held on 12th August in Liverpool.