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Working with the WEA

The WEA is committed to encouraging Diversity and Equality, and welcomes applications from disabled people and from members of ethnic minority groups.

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. Between three to four thousand 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.

Current vacancies:

 

Job title:
Regional Administrator & Comms Support - INTERNAL CANDIDATES ONLY
Location:
Birmingham
Hours:
35 per week (1.0 FTE)
Salary:
Grade B - £17,491 (pro rata)
Contract:
Full time
Job summary:
The post-holder will ensure the timely and accurate input of data on to the appropriate systems to support the Region’s efficient management of information and revenue generating capability. The post-holder will ensure that all data entered conforms to the procedures and all associated paperwork is filed in central course files. The post holder will also support internal and external communication services. In addition the post-holder will carry out general administrative tasks and cover reception duties as required.

Please click here for a job description.

Please click here to download an application form.
Closing date:
12pm 24 October 2014
 
 
Job title:
Administrative Assistant
Location:
Nottingham
Hours:
21 per week (0.6 FTE)
Salary:
Grade B - £17,491 (pro rata)
Contract:
Fixed term - 12 month contract
Job summary:
This post will be based at East Midlands regional office on Mapperley Road, Nottingham.

The main duties of the role include: data entry of course administration; producing materials for course packs; general office administration tasks and cover of reception as required. 

The successful applicant will have general office experience, have excellent IT skills and preferably educated to NVQ2 Level or equivalent.  They should have good communication skills and be able to work well as part of a team. 

Please click here to download an application form.

Closing date:
12pm 31 October 2014