DART Workshop Day 2 England – Programme and Powerpoint Presentation

DART2 – Disseminating Assistive Roles and Technology – a JISC ADVANCE FE & Skills Project

Developing an Assistive Technology focused role and its integration into the College structure: Queen Alexandra College, Birmingham on 24th April 2013.

Download Powerpoint Presentation

Download Assistive Technologist Role Profile (Beaumont College)

Download Assistive Technologist Job Description (Beaumont College)

Download Assistive Technologist Person Specification (Beaumont College)

View AT Case Study – Runshaw College (Richard Maclachlan)

Programme

09:30 Arrival / refreshments

10:00 Introduction & program of events (Rohan Slaughter)

10:05 Definition of the Assistive Technologist (Rohan Slaughter / Trevor Mobbs)

10:30 Examples of the JD/PS for this role & integration into a College – Example one ISC: Henshaws (MT)

11:00 Break

11:15 Examples of the JD/PS for this role & integration into a College – Example two (GFE): Runshaw College (RM)

12:00 Examples of the JD/PS for this role & integration into a College – Example three (ISC): National Star College (AS)

12:30 Lunch

13:30 Funding the Assistive Technologist (RS)

14:00 College Structure and relationships between teams (Rohan Slaughter / Trevor Mobbs)

14:30 Training for the Assistive Technologist Role (inc. CPD journey of TM/AS/MT and Signposting to other organisations (ACE etc. England, BRITE etc. Scotland) – (TM/AS/MT)

15:00 Workshop: review of the day / things to take back to colleges (Rohan Slaughter)

15:30 Depart