The top jobs in the education sector are increasingly being filled by people who have no prior education whatsoever, with the top job for students currently being “education consultant”.
The job description for the position on the job board on the company website states: “A knowledge and skills-focused position where you have the opportunity to meet and network with people who are passionate about education, with an emphasis on helping educators achieve their educational goals.”
The job board says the position is “based on experience and passion” and has a “commitment to providing outstanding customer service and innovative solutions”.
While there are a number of job titles on the education job board, such as “interviewer”, “interpreter” and “researcher”, the top one for this position is education consultant.
A list of the top 10 top jobs by education job title can be viewed here.
While it is a job that has historically only been available to those who had been teaching or who had previously held a degree, this is the first time that the education role has been available for people with no previous experience in the field.
A number of the other top jobs listed on the Job Board are in the business, media and education sectors.
In particular, there is a position for a “web developer” with a “knowledge of HTML/CSS/JS and a love of design and architecture”.
There is also a job for a web developer with a strong focus on web development.
A spokesperson for education employment said there were currently no openings for the role and that the company was committed to increasing the number of positions available to people with a wide range of experience and experience in different areas.
The Education Jobs Board has been asked for comment.