Education Adviser

Education Advisers conduct educational research and develop course curricula and associated teaching materials for use by educational institutions.

Overview

Education Advisers conduct educational research and develop course curricula and associated teaching materials for use by educational institutions.

Day-to-day

  • consults with teachers, principals and administrative officials of educational institutions to co-ordinate educational programmes and provide advice
  • identifies and evaluates developments in education by conducting research into educational systems
  • serves on committees to identify present and future needs within the educational system, and plan, develop and modify facilities and programmes
  • documents subjects and courses developed, and evaluates new courses
  • organises and conducts workshops and conferences to train teachers in new programmes and methods
  • applies knowledge of learning processes and school structures to develop operational and training programmes, and submit them for decision and funding.

Considerations

  • stressful.

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To become an Education Adviser

  • You usually need a bachelor or postgraduate degree in education to work as an Education Adviser. Some workers have a Vocational Education and Training (VET) qualification.

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