UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF BAHRAIN

Director / Manager of Quality Assurance and Accreditation

Location
Bahrain (BH)
Posted
11 May 2020
End of advertisement period
11 Jun 2020
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

University College of Bahrain (UCB) is a non-profit university established in 2002, licensed by the Ministry of Education of the Kingdom of Bahrain as a provider of higher education. UCB is a “Western-Style” university designed to provide an international teaching and learning experience particularly specializing in Business Administration, Communication & Multimedia and Information Technology. In addition to Undergraduate courses, UCB offers MBA in Business Administration.

UCB seeks to employ an enthusiastic and qualified applicant to fill the position of Director / Manager of Quality Assurance and Accreditation.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Work to develop and implement an effective and efficient quality assurance and accreditation framework.
  • Arrange and report on all quality assurance and accreditation related status, meetings and activities.
  • Oversee the process of validating new programmes.
  • Coordinate annual and periodic programme reviews and reports.
  • Coordinate a system of teaching observation.
  • Oversee the whole process of external examination of programmes.
  • Coordinate an effective programme of professional development for academic staff in areas such as: Learning, teaching and assessment.
  • Undertake any other reasonable duties commensurate with the nature of the post and as requested by the line manager.

Requirements:

  • Masters in a relevant discipline with a minimum of 10 years of experience in Quality Assurance and Accreditation. 
  • Knowledge of international academic and professional quality and accreditation standards.
  • Excellent attention to detail, including proof reading skills, with the ability to maintain a high level of accuracy in all aspects of work.
  • An ability to work under sustained pressure and to tight deadlines.

Salary: GBP 50,125 - 53,257 (Tax Free)

Application Procedure: Consideration of candidates will begin immediately. Submit CV and cover letter/statement of interest in teaching & research, copies of transcripts along with three references to recruit2020@ucb.edu.bh.