Director of Teaching Excellence and Faculty Associate Dean

Wolverhampton, West Midlands
13 Nov 2017
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11 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Director of Teaching Excellence and Faculty Associate Dean

An integral part of the economic development and social change in the West Midlands, the University of Wolverhampton has always been a place of opportunity, offering students, whatever their background or circumstances, the chance to develop rewarding careers.  The University has over 23,000 students, boasts 96% graduate employability and is delivering an ambitious strategic plan, including £100m capital investment.

The Faculty of Education Health and Wellbeing is seeking to appoint a new Director of Teaching Excellence to lead teaching and learning excellence across a range of academic disciplines, from nursing to sport and social care.  The appointee will be responsible for leading initiatives associated with the NSS, the student lifecycle and quality enhancement and lead on programme review and development.  

The successful candidate will have a Doctorate and a track record of academic achievement in one or more of the fields within the Faculty.  Ideal candidates will have extensive experience of quality enhancement, relevant external engagement and excellence in teaching and assessing enhancement in higher education.  An excellent communicator, s/he will possess ability to build effective performance focussed teams and inspire confidence and build rapport with all stakeholders, especially students.

For further information about the position (including full person specifications) and how to apply, please visit or contact Ben Tucker or Valentina Serra at Minerva on

The deadline for applications is Monday 11 December 2017.  Interviews will be held on the 30th January 2018.