RICHMOND, THE AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY IN LONDON

Programme Director of the Richmond International Academic Soccer Academy

Location
Leeds, West Yorkshire (GB)
Salary
£50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted
18 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
18 Oct 2017
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Sport Science
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

PROGRAMME DIRECTOR OF THE RICHMOND INTERNATIONAL ACADEMIC SOCCER ACADEMY (RIASA) 

Salary: £50,000 plus excellent benefits

Richmond, The American International University in London, has a joint programme with the International Academic and Soccer Academy of Leeds offering a successful BA International Sports Management. We are looking to recruit a high calibre programme Director who will be responsible for the academic and administrative leadership of the programme.

The successful candidate will have a record of managing Higher Education programmes, combined with a strong profile in a related Business or Sports Management discipline.

To be considered for this position, you must have:

  • a postgraduate degree or PhD in a relevant field in Business or Sports Management;
  • significant higher education teaching experience, together with an active research or professional engagement agenda;
  • appropriate higher education management experience;
  • effective leadership, team-building and people management skills.

Successful candidates will have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively with both students and academic staff.

This position is based in Leeds.

Richmond is a private, not-for-profit, liberal arts and business studies University. It is accredited in the USA by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and in the UK by The Open University. Richmond is an equal opportunities employer. An enhanced level Disclosure and Barring Service check will be required for this position.

For further information about this vacancy and the University, please visit: www.richmond.ac.uk.  

Closing date: Wednesday, 18 October 2017.

Please submit an application online at http://careers.richmond.ac.uk/ ensuring you upload a current CV and supporting statement which outlines qualifications and teaching experience, together with details of three recent work-related referees.

Please note that while submitted