Staffordshire University

Person Specification

Job Title:

Digital Student Engagement Officer


Academic Quality and Development

The qualifications, experience, knowledge, skills and behaviours outlined above provide a summary of what is required to carry out this job effectively. They also form the selection criteria on which a decision to appointment will be made. Please ensure that you provide evidence of how you meet the criteria in your application.

No Selection Criteria Description Essential [E] or
Desirable [D]
by *
1 A degree in a relevant discipline E A
2 Relevant postgraduate degree and/ or Membership of relevant professional bodies e.g., ALT, Advance HE D A
3 In-depth understanding of social media platforms and scheduling tools D A
4 Evidence of practical application of current pedagogical theory and design in a digital setting E A/I
5 Evidence of development of learning resources E A/I
6 Examples of influencing curriculum re-design and change of pedagogic approach using learning technology and multimedia tools E A/I
7 Awareness of compliance issues, such as copyright and accessibility, relating to the development and use of educational resources E A/I
8 Recognition of pedagogical issues relating to online learning and assessment E A/I
9 An understanding of virtual learning environments, computer assisted assessment, and a selection of content curation and creation tools such as H5P, MS365, PebblePad etc E A/I
10 Experience of delivering staff/student development workshops in a HE context E A/I
11 An ability to motivate & inspire individuals, particularly in relation to digital innovations E A/I
12 An understanding of the University’s strategy and values, with the ability to demonstrate behaviours that align to the values E A/I

* A - Application Form   I - Interview