Senior Tutor (Master of Business Analysis)

  • Te Aro
  • Temporary
  • Fri Sep 23 02:32:54 2022
  • 3433

  • Do you thrive on encouraging and enabling student success?
  • Do you have a degree in Business Analysis (or equivalent), with an interest in education and educational administration?
  • Do you have strong computer literacy with skills in problem solving, associated with the use of technology and/or technology enabled learning?
  • Are you looking for a role that would add to your employability before moving into a graduate position, venturing overseas, or starting a teaching and/or academic career?

Te Herenga Waka - About Our University

Te Herenga Waka - Victoria University of Wellington is a global-civic university with our marae at our heart. This iho draws off our heritage and is further defined by our tūrangawaewae, in particular Wellington, Aotearoa, and the Asia-Pacific, all of which are expressed in our position as Aotearoa New Zealand's globally ranked capital city university.

Our core ethical values are respect, responsibility, fairness, integrity, and empathy. These core ethical values are demonstrated in our commitment to sustainability, wellbeing, inclusivity, equity, diversity, collegiality, and openness. With, and as, tangata whenua, we value Te Tiriti o Waitangi, rangatiratanga, manaakitanga, kaitiakitanga, whai mātauranga, whanaungatanga, and akoranga.

Kōrero mō te tūranga - About the role

Te Herenga Waka - Victoria University of Wellington is currently recruiting a Senior Tutor to join the School of Information Management on a 12-month fixed term contract. The role of Senior Tutor is to provide teaching, technical, tutorial, engagement, student and administrative support for the Master of Professional Business Analysis (MBusAn).

Key Responsibilities include: 

  • In-class support to manage the technology, and support the academic staff in engaging with students when there are breakout sessions.
  • Supporting students across the papers.
  • Providing some support for marking.

See the Role Description for further details.

Ō pūmanawa - About you

You will be a motivated, customer-focused individual who can take the initiative. You enjoy solving problems across a range of education and administration areas. You have an excellent manner with students, and an enthusiasm for learning and teaching, in a tertiary environment.

As a highly organised self-starter and natural relationship builder, you also enjoy working autonomously as well as contributing positively to a high performing team. You have effective time and self-management skills, and are able to anticipate and effectively meet deadlines. A growth mind set and the ability to remain calm under pressure are natural qualities.  

Key Requirements: 

  • Graduate in Business Analysis (or equivalent).
  • Knowledge of all of the MBusAn (MBUA) courses (ideally an alumni of the programme).
  • A high degree of computer literacy with skills in problem solving associated with the use of technology.
  • Teaching and/or tutoring experience.
  • Excellent client service focus.
  • The ability to work as part of a team, be proactive and flexible.
  • Proven ability to work under pressure, within a strongly dynamic environment.

Ētahi kōrero hai āwhina i a koe - Why you should join our team

The role is for an individual who is passionate about people, technology, and processes, who wants to be part of a fast-paced and collaborative team within a forward-looking School. The School of Information Management is a collegial and supportive environment. This is your chance to join a strong team and make a difference in the delivery of a cutting-edge programme, supporting a diverse cohort of students.

The area of Business Analysis is exciting and dynamic, with the role busy, challenging, and stimulating for someone who likes to support students and academics to meet their goals and needs. We offer you flexible working arrangements, learning & development programs, and an inspiring workplace due to the breadth and range of resources that Te Herenga Waka and the School of Information Management provides.

Role Description

Close Date for Vacancy: Monday, 10 October 2022

Contact Details for Vacancy: If you have any questions regarding this role please get in touch with Professor Michael Winikoff, Michael.Winikoff@vuw.ac.nz. But applicants should follow all steps listed below.

Important - Application Steps and information

Download and complete the University Application Form.

Then, please combine your cover letter, CV and the University Application Form into a single file (preferably in pdf format).

Click Apply Now at the base of the advert. Follow the process to enter your contact details and attach your combined file (CV, cover letter and the University application form) using the “CV/Resume” button.

If you have any issues uploading your application, please email the completed application form, cover letter and CV to erecruit@vuw.ac.nz stating the reference number and position title from the advert in the subject line.