Head of Taught Provision      

Bath, Somerset
£55,751 – £59,135 per annum
15 Sep 2020
End of advertisement period
04 Oct 2020
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Full Time

Post Title: Head of Taught Provision                                                           

Academic Unit/Department: School of Education

Location: Newton Park                     

Line Manager: Head of School

Rate of Pay: £55,751 – £59,135 per annum

Contract: Permanent

Hours: Full time

Closing Date: 12 midnight GMT, Sunday 4 October

Interview Date: Friday 23 or Thursday 29 October 2020       

About the role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Head of Taught Provision to support and foster a culture of innovation and collaboration and build a community of high-performing and highly motivated staff and students in the School of Education at Bath Spa University.

We are looking for someone who can use their in-depth knowledge of teacher education and their excellent understanding of the higher education sector to help shape the School of Education’s curriculum portfolio, respond quickly and effectively to change in the higher education landscape, and develop successful relationships within and outside the university. Furthermore, there will be a particular focus on supporting the performance, effectiveness and compliance of the teacher education provision, as well as enhancing the student experience from application to graduation.

About you (requirements)

If you have significant experience of both teacher and higher education, proven experience of enabling and implementing meaningful change and development, and a genuine commitment to a student-centred teaching and learning environment we would like to hear from you.

About us

At Bath Spa University we work with one clear vision: to be a leading university in creativity, culture and enterprise. And we place collaboration at the heart of everything we do. We make sure our people are engaged and empowered by blending digital technologies, international perspectives, work-oriented connections and inspirational teaching. Together we’re on a journey to transform our students’ lives. And it starts with people like you.

Strategy 2030

Our ambition is to have creative enterprise at the heart of all we do, so that we are:

  • big enough to be bold, sure of our own capabilities
  • small enough to care, valuing and nurturing all our students and staff
  • relevant and impactful, changing the world by seeing it differently
  • one community, able to reach between disciplines to find the value of the new
  • passionate, compassionate, brave, inclusive, ethical, engaged and effective in all that we do.

For an informal discussion about the post please contact Prof Kyriaki Anagnostopoulou, Head of School of Education on: k.anagnostopoulou@bathspa.ac.uk

How to apply

For further information or to apply on-line please visit Bath Spa University  jobs page. Please note that CVs will not be considered and those included with application forms will be removed.  Any queries regarding the application process or our website should be emailed to hrcontact@bathspa.ac.uk.

We offer excellent facilities and benefits to our staff.  These include a nursery, pension scheme, flexible working practices, an employee assistance programme, and family-friendly policies.

We would particularly welcome applications from BME and female candidates as we are currently under-represented at this level