Director / Manager of Quality Assurance and Accreditation

Bahrain (BH)
11 May 2020
End of advertisement period
11 Jun 2020
Contract Type
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.


  • 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