Director of Institute of Community and Society

3 days left

Location
Wolverhampton, West Midlands
Posted
24 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
23 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

University of Wolverhampton

Director of Institute of Community and Society

Faculty of Education, Health and Wellbeing

Salary – c£70k,  Grade: Senior Post/Head

The University of Wolverhampton holds a distinctive place within the higher education sector, and is one of the most successive modern universities, delivering excellence in teaching and research, widening access, and in business engagement.  Having begun life nearly 190 years ago to enhance education and skill base of the workforce in what is today a major industrial conurbation, we have continued to fulfil and develop the role to meet the needs of the region we serve.  Today as the ‘University of Opportunity’, the University of Wolverhampton is an integral part of economic growth and social change within the West Midlands and Beyond.  

The Faculty is one of the largest within the University comprising the Institute of Sport and Human Sciences, the Institute of Health and the Institute of Community and Society.  With over 400 staff and 9,000 students, the faculty has a diverse range of programmes. The Institute of Community and Society covers the areas of public health, social work and social care.  

We are seeking candidates for the role of Director of the Institute of Community and Society (Associate Dean) to lead our Institute.  The successful candidate will demonstrate leadership within the area of public health, social care or social work and have knowledge and understanding of these areas in higher education.  They will have experience of providing strategic leadership and management and contribute to achieving the Institute, Faculty and University strategic vision and aims, whilst developing and delivering on the relevant strategic plans. 

To find out more, please visit www.gatenbysanderson.com/job/GSe36710 and for an informal and confidential discussion, please contact our advising consultants at GatenbySanderson, Jude Watters on 07594 250060 or Penny Cunningham on 0113 205 6297.

Closing date: 1 December 2017