Deputy Vice Chancellor 

Northampton, Northamptonshire (GB)
Monday, 15 April 2019
End of advertisement period
Friday, 17 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

University of Northampton

Deputy Vice Chancellor 

The University of Northampton is an ambitious, progressive and future focused institution, which is leading the way in adding value to society and the communities it serves. Our mission is to Transform Lives and Inspire Change. This is embodied in our new purpose-built, innovative Waterside campus and the investment made in technology to transform learning and teaching. We are a TEF Gold institution, with a diverse, multi-cultural student body and a super supportive student experience. Our ambition is to be truly world leading in our impact and support for public and private sector enterprise and skills development, purposeful research and professional practice by 2025. 

To support these aspirations, we are seeking to appoint an exceptional individual to the newly created role of Deputy Vice Chancellor. As a member of the Senior Management Team, reporting directly to the Vice-Chancellor, you will make a significant executive contribution to the achievement of the University’s strategic goals. Your role will be instrumental in driving improvements in academic performance and keeping innovation at the forefront of learning and teaching.  

We are seeking someone with a strong track record in performance management, who can challenge, lead, and inspire others to deliver change. You will need resilience, academic credibility, a sense of humour and a willingness to cut through obstacles and make positive things happen.   

If you are excited by our mission and values and have the energy and determination to succeed, we would love to hear from you.  

For further information, including details of how to apply, please visit   

Closing date: Friday 17th May 2019