Adult Education Manager

Gärt Oselin

Adult Education Manager

The purpose of my job:

Adult education training in 20 different curricula groups.

The rising number of the adult education courses and learners: In 2017, 165 courses, 6632 academic hours and 1950 adult learners, in 2018, 200 courses, 7382 academic hours and 2037 adult learners.

Developing new adult education courses, including client workers for people with mental health problems, support people for clients with special needs, care worker, experience counsellor chimney sweepers, and cooking courses.

What makes me different?

– Abundant experience working in the field of adult education: retrainings and continuing education, where one can learn a new profession or improve his professional level
– Determined
– Sense of responsibility
– If anything is to be done, then properly
– Encouraging

Responsibility:

  • Organizing and arranging work-related courses for adults, creating curricula, planning timetables, preparing classroom and equipment
  • Communication with adult educators, trainers and learners, negotiations with companies, cooperation with Estonian Unemployment Insurance Fund and Ministry of Education and Research
  • Setting up price offers, drafting budgets, compilation of invoices, participation in training contracts/procurement
  • Preparing necessary documents (e.g. registering participants, contracts of employment), collecting and analyzing feedback from learners and trainers, quality monitoring, writing up reports
  • Advertising courses, creating news stories and publishing the news in newspapers, on web page and in other social media (FB), participating in fairs, recognition of best learners and trainers

I speak: Estonian & English! 

Target Group for Job Shadowing Program: 
adult education providers, trainers, organizational and educational group trainers,
program managers, businesses that wish to train/retrain their staff  

Promoting lifelong learning mostly in
Construction
Road construction
 Electrical network
Computer skills
Social welfare
Personal development (language learning, communication, customer service)
Cleaning service
Cooking
Business administration
Accounting
Warehouse
Metalwork
Management and driving of vehicles and forest machines
Car diagnostics and heavy machinery
 Work safety, fire safety, first aid, food hygiene