The post holder is responsible for :
The implementation of Academic Science courses at TINS, ensuring that they are delivered to plan and that quality is maintained.
Providing direction and guidance to Academic Science Training Instructors, including professional development and training.
The day-to-day leadership and management of a team of ASTIs delivering the Academic Science Training courses to ensure that targets are met.
Establishing and maintaining effective links with local RSNF Liaison Officers.
Contributing to preparation of timetables, scheduling and allocation of instructors.
Contributing to the acquisition, allocation, maintenance and use of training resources including textbooks, workbooks, classrooms, laboratories, training devices, and consumables.
Working closely with the local RSNF Surveillance and Cadet Welfare teams to ensure appropriate levels of cadet discipline are maintained.
Reviewing team members’ performance through observations.
Managing, directing and planning the workload of allocated AST team members.
Maintaining effective working relationships with the Learning Resource Centre team to ensure activities in the LRC are complementary to the mainstream teaching and remain an effective part of the programme.
Ensuring that all SHE requirements are communicated to staff and met in the Academic Science Training environment.
Ensuring that the performance development reviews (PDRs) of direct reports are completed to schedule, identifying development needs and ensuring effective objectives are communicated and realised.
Selecting and developing appropriate course material to match students’ abilities and requirements.
Providing regular updates as required to the AST / BST Manager on training performance, cadet discipline and any other issues that require his assistance.
Ensuring that all reports are completed and submitted in a timely manner.
Ensuring that all quality process documentation requirements are implemented and communicated to team members.
The post holder will be expected to operate to a standard of absolute integrity and professionalism.