School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics

Staff Profile

Caroline Ede

Learning and Teaching Assistant

Background

Roles and Responsibilities

As a Learning and Teaching Assistant, my main duties are Attendance Monitoring, Processing Absence Requests, Student Wellbeing, Processing Student Support Plans and Allocating Personal Tutors.  Also any other administrative duties to ensure the smooth running of the School Office, including Reception.


Background & Previous Positions

I was self employed running by own holiday rental website business from August 2013-September 2017. I lived and worked in Turkey, from 1996, in tourism for fifteen years, firstly spending summers in Turkey and winters working in the UK, and then from 2004 I was in Turkey full time, working for Estate Agencies and Rental Companies.  I returned to live in the UK full time with my daughter in June 2012.

I worked at Northumbria University as a Course Secretary from 1988-1996, and also as an office temp for many years in a number of administrative, clerical and secretarial roles.  I have also previously worked at Newcastle University.