Physics, Schools, Secondary

We are hiring! Physics Mentoring Project roles

Two exciting opportunities have arisen within the School of Physics and Astronomy to join the well-established Physics Mentoring Project. The opportunities are “Project Manager” and “Project Officer”:

Project Manger
The post-holder will manage and coordinate the project as it expands its reach to include more mentors and schools across Wales. The post-holder will be supported by project officers (total 1 FTE) and a project academic lead. This is a varied and exciting role, which includes line managing the project team and coordinating the key operational activities such as recruitment of mentors, design and delivery of mentor training, school recruitment and liaison, event management of awards and recognition ceremonies, and relationship management with the large network of project contacts and stakeholders. The post-holder will also work with external evaluators to monitor the project and ensure it continues to have impact, proposing strategic changes and guiding the future direction of the project. In addition, the role-holder will work with the project lead, external evaluators and other key stakeholders in continued efforts to secure future funding to enable the continuation and expansion of the project in both reach and scope.

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Project Officer
The post-holder will assist the Project Manager in coordinating the project as it expands its reach to include more mentors and schools across Wales. This is a varied and exciting role, which includes supporting activities such as recruitment of mentors, design and delivery of mentor training, creation of videos and session resources, school recruitment and liaison with teacher contacts, event management of awards and recognition ceremonies, steering group administrative duties, and relationship management of the large network of project contacts and stakeholders. The post-holder will also support the day-to-day operations of the project, alongside the Project Manager and the external evaluators.

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