Head of Department of Childhood, Social Work and Social Care

Chichester, England, United Kingdom
04 Apr 2017
End of advertisement period
02 May 2017
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Sociology
Contract Type
Full Time

 Job description

This is an exceptional opportunity to join the team of the University of Chichester.

We are a successful modern University, recognised for our focus on student satisfaction and achievements and the key role we play in the economic, social and cultural regeneration of West Sussex.

Based within our stunning campus locations which contain historic listed buildings and award winning modern facilities, the Head of Department of Childhood, Social Work and Social Care, will play a pivotal role in leading and developing this successful multidisciplinary department.

We are looking to build on our current success by appointing a colleague with relevant academic and professional qualifications and with a successful track record at a senior level in HE or a relevant environment. You will develop the University's excellent position within Childhood, Social Work and Social Care provision, leading thedevelopment of Early Years education in the region through working with collaborative partners and continuing to enhance our reputation with Social Work practitioners as the Continuing Professional Development provider of choice.

Interview date: Thursday, 11th May 2017

The University of Chichester welcomes applicants from BAME (Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic) backgrounds as they are currently underrepresented at Head of Department level.

Informal enquiries to: Helen Girling, HR Manager on 01243 816120.

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