Freelance content creators - Banking and Financial Services

Who we are

The BPP Professional Education Group is a global education provider delivering world-class professional qualifications.  The group delivers undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes and professional qualifications across the UK, internationally and through innovative online learning platforms.

BPP University Business School provides a range of carefully selected programmes with a professional focus to get our students on track for their business career. Our links with leading businesses help us to design and deliver highly relevant programmes, tailored to meet the needs of today’s business climate.

What you’ll do

BPP Business School is recruiting for a number of associate faculty roles to accommodate the demand needs within the school across our Banking and Financial Services programmes.  We are looking for highly motivated, practitioner-experienced applicants to bring high quality content creation into the School.

These roles are for Finance related professional qualifications and therefore we seek applications from candidates with the following qualifications:

  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)

  • CII Certificate Insurance

  • CISI Diploma

  • CISI Chartered Wealth Manager

  • Investment Management Certificate (IMC)

  • CISI Investment Advice Diploma

  • Capital Markets Programme (formerly the Certificate in Investments)

  • CISI Investment Operations Certificates (IOC)

  • Corporate Finance Qualification (CFq)

  • CISI Diploma in Investment Compliance

  • CISI Diploma in Investment Operations

  • Retail Distribution Review (RDR)

  • Professional Banker Certificate

The role of faculty in the Business School is to ensure that students in the Business School receive a premium experience.  This is achieved via delivery of high quality module content.

This high quality module content will support faculty on these programmes who will be teaching (face to face and/or online).

Key responsibilities

  1. Provide and be accountable for high quality course design through using relevant professional syllabus material to create high quality, engaging teaching resources and formative assessment practice questions.

  2. Support high quality and consistent teaching with the provision of detailed teaching guidance and academic support for the teaching team.

  1. Work with employers and training providers to manage a cohort of learners to ensure the smooth running and academic integrity of the relevant programme.

Role Requirements (Teaching)

Essential

  • Relevant Professional Qualification(s), as listed above, applicable to your subject area

  • Significant Practitioner experience relevant to the discipline

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Commercially and educationally focused with leadership and coaching skills
  • The ability to effectively plan, organise and prioritise workload
  • The ability to work well in a team and be collaborative
  • Excellent computer/IT skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Student-centric
  • Ownership and accountability
  • Team orientation

Desirable

  • A teaching qualification relevant to the discipline

  • Fellowship of the HEA

  • If candidate does not currently hold either a teaching qualification or HEA membership, a commitment to achieving these through BPP’s PGCPHE or Headway (BPP’s accredited CPD scheme)

  • < >xperience in developing schemes of work and engaging online content and resources

    Experience/awareness of delivery needs for work based learners

  • Experience of negotiation with and managing different stakeholders