Learning and Teaching Manager

Durham, United Kingdom
£33797 - £40322 per annum
Thursday, 14 January 2021
End of advertisement period
Friday, 29 January 2021
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Sport Science
Contract Type
Full Time

Formally launched in 2018, the Department of Sport and Exercise Sciences is a key part of Durham University's academic strategy to grow world-class teaching and scholarship. The ambition of the Department is to achieve a Top 10 Departmental UK and Top 50 World Ranking by 2027 with a global reputation for progressive, vibrant and impactful sport and exercise science research and teaching.

The Learning and Teaching Manager will work towards enhancing the quality of existing programmes, contributing towards reviews and evaluation for the purposes of continual improvement. S/he will work with colleagues to inform planning and developments in line with strategy and mission statements, implementing new programmes and initiatives.

The Learning and Teaching Manager will be responsible for the provision of UG and PGR support, and support the development of PGT programmes within the Department of Sport and Exercise Sciences. They will manage a team of professional service staff, ensuring the provision of an efficient administrative service, supporting a wide range of teaching, learning and assessment activities from the point of student enrolment through to graduation, ensuring the student experience is at the forefront of delivery.