Director of Academic and Student Services

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Uxbridge, London (Greater) (GB)
Posted
30 Nov 2016
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14 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Director of Academic and Student Services
Salary: Competitive
Permanent – Full Time
London IBT Ltd.
Location: Uxbridge, London

Navitas is a diversified global education provider that offers an extensive range of educational services for students and professionals including university programs and language training.

The Director of Academic and Student Services (DASS) will assist the College Director/Principal to efficiently and effectively manage the development and delivery of its learning and teaching, quality assurance and student services provision. This incorporates responsibilities for leading and managing: academic and student services; academic quality assurance; student enhancement; learning and teaching and the development of key academic relationships with the Partner University as appropriate for the position. Leading the academic provision of the College will require the DASS to have knowledge and experience of: managing curriculum development; curriculum delivery; quality assurance; data analysis and presentation and people management.

Essential:

  • Degree
  • Evidence of work related professional development
  • Good understanding of the UK Higher Education system
  • Successful record of managing people, budgets and resources
  • Experience of implementing strategies, standards and practices
  • Deliver focused: driving though change whilst ensuring outcomes are met
  • Understand and respect the critical interface between budget management, quality assurance and student recruitment
  • Possess detailed knowledge and understanding of the Home Office Tier 4 regulations and the QAA’s Code of Practice
  • Understand the dynamic and often volatile nature of international education export business and need therefore to provide best practice levels of care, advice and support to students
  • Ability to build and maintain relationships with stakeholders including University personnel, agents and government organisations
  • Think logically and coherently
  • Articulate, highly motivated, disciplined, team-orientated
  • Possess highly developed interpersonal, presentation and negotiation skills
  • Well-developed problem-solving, decision-making, team-building and team-working skills
  • Demonstrate leadership and coordination skills in an education environment
  • Possess excellent oral and written communication skills

For further information about this role, please visit:

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What we Offer

The Navitas Group offers outstanding long-term career opportunities within the UK and abroad, and is a values driven and an equal opportunity employer. LBIC reserve the right to fill the position by invitation.

Enquiries and applications, including both a covering letter and curriculum vitae should be sent to:
Catherine Vines – College Director / Principal – catherine.vines@lbic.brunel.ac.uk

Applications close on Monday 19th December at 17:00hrs.