Caren Efans

Caren Efans

National Welsh-Medium Education and Training Development Manager currently Acting Head of Sgiliaith

Responsibilities:

  • Act as deputy to Head of Sgiliaith
  • Contribute to practitioner training and the provision of resources (e.g. Bilingual Teaching Methodology MA Module, revision courses, National Sabbatical Scheme, individual college PGCE courses, etc)
  • Take responsibility for negotiating and providing tailored assistance to a number of further education colleges/local partnerships(the number to be agreed, although the intention is to share this work with the Head of Sgiliaith)
  • Support a mentoring scheme within colleges and schools, as necessary
  • Work with the eight Bilingualism Champions funded by WAG in further education colleges
  • Work with other partners and networks, such as CYDAG, Welsh-medium Education Forums, and Coleg Cenedlaethol Cymru, to promote an increase in provision and learner numbers, and to share good practice
  • Lead on aspects of new business
  • Contribute to monitoring and financial administration

c.efans@gllm.ac.uk