Associate Dean, Director of UG Programmes

London, United Kingdom
03 Jul 2020
End of advertisement period
10 Jul 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Profile Teaching - Programme Lead
Contract Type Permanent

Job Purpose

You will work closely with the Dean, Associate Dean and the lead for Strategic Business & Partnership Management to realise the strategic vision of the School of Nursing.

There will be an opportunity to work remotely 2 / 3 days per week as business dictates.

Key Responsibilities:

Product Landscape

  • Work with relevant external institutes/professional bodies/practice placement providers.
  • Lead on the management of the academic content and pedagogy of programmes.
  • Work with Programme Support Team.
  • Oversee the smooth running of the programmes.
  • Work with the Senior Programme Support Officer to ensure timetables are up to date.
  • Oversee the work with the Leads for the Online Platform, OCL & Assessments.
  • Work with the Senior Programme Support Officer to ensure Deployment & Scheduling is completed.


  • Lead the quality monitoring and continuous improvement activity in line with BPP's General Academic Regulations and policies.
  • Lead the analysis / quality indicators for programme quality/student performance and monitor and act upon them where necessary.
  • Attend School of Nursing Education & Standards Board.
  • Attended Examination Boards.
  • Attend University wide committees and groups.
  • Review Banner and student progress tracking.
  • Support staff with queries, student issues, course management issues.
  • Lead the completion of the APMR.
  • Lead cross site standardisation of programme development and delivery.

Teaching & Student Support

  • Undertake lecturing appropriate to the level of responsibility of the role.
  • Undertake academic marking and moderation.
  • Advise re supporting students who face challenges with their studies

Please refer to full job description for details of additional responsibilities

Department School of Nursing
Vacancy location UK, Nationwide

Candidate Criteria

  • Current NMC Registration
  • First Degree
  • Post Graduate Degree
  • Senior Fellow / Fellow HEA
  • PhD or in progress
  • Experience in the completion of Module / Programme Reports
  • Experience of Curriculum Implementation
  • Teaching qualification
  • Marking of work and preparation of results for Exam Boards
  • Facilitate student evaluation where appropriate
  • Facilitate student support
  • Expertise in lecturing and designing modules and programmes
  • An ability to prioritise your own work and the work of others
  • Excellent communication skills and a willingness to listen and seek out the opinion of others
  • Experience of writing research bids
  • Experience of writing and presenting Tenders & Business Plans
  • Facilitate student feedback to aid learning
  • Ability to work well as part of a team
  • High personal standards of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Strong skills in organisation, coordination, planning, prioritisation, people management and influencing
  • A track record in research and translating research into teaching and education
  • Facilitating Peers reviews
  • Evidence of CPD

Employment Details

Contract Hours 37.50
FTE 1.00
Salary Competitive


Full Job Description
Associate Dean (DoP) - Job Description - 2020.pdf (118 Kb)