Department : Durham Law School
Position Type : Professional And Administrative
Grade 8 (£41,526 - £49,553 pro rata)
Durham Law School is a world leader in legal education and research. Our award-winning academic staff produce ground-breaking research with impact and we are active in public engagement both nationally and internationally. Durham Law School is in the QS World Rankings top 50 law schools and our research was ranked 3rd best in the UK's last national Research Excellence Framework in 2014.
The Department Manager will play a key role as part of the School’s leadership team to deliver the Departmental strategy.
The Department Manager role requires an excellent all-rounder with the ability to:
- Work at a strategic level but with an operations focus to support the development and implementation of department strategy in learning and teaching and research.
- Lead and manage the departmental professional services team both in business as usual and also in ensuring responsiveness to change, maximising administrative capacity to deliver departmental strategy.
- Act as a key channel of communication between academic staff and professional services staff, both within the department and across all academic, College and other professional services departments.
This role is 0.8 FTE, working 4 days per week and fixed term until 31 December 2020.
Closes midday on : 25-Sep-2019