Pro-Vice-Chancellor & Head of Business School

London (GB)
Highly competitive plus benefits
14 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
09 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Pro-Vice-Chancellor & Head of Business School – London 

Do you want to be a leader in law and business?

With an impressive history going back to 1876, the University of Law (ULaw) employs nearly 700 staff and attracts over 7000 students to study on our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. ULaw has an outstanding reputation as a full service legal, business and educational training specialist, operating from ten campuses throughout England with additional global reach through online and face to face provision. The University is now seeking to expand its activities; taking advantage of new diversification opportunities provided by the future changes to legal professional qualifications and our recently awarded gold TEF status. Building on recent growth across all areas of the portfolio, we have embarked upon an exciting and ambitious plan for expansion – specifically developing our Business School both nationally and internationally.

As PVC, you will report directly to the VC/CEO and will be a key member of the University’s executive leadership team, playing a central role in the development and implementation of the University’s Strategic Plan. Alongside this, you will be responsible for the academic/strategic leadership and the commercial success of all aspects of the Business School, driving growth by phasing implementation of the school into each of our UK campuses and internationally to external constituencies.  

There has never been a more exciting time to join the University of Law. If you are ready to be challenged and enjoy working in an innovative, fast-paced environment please see details of how to apply below. 

We offer an excellent range of competitive benefits including 30 days annual leave, private medical scheme, contributory pension scheme and life assurance.

Please visit our website for a full job description and person specification.  To apply, please submit a comprehensive curriculum vitae to along with a covering letter setting out your interest in the role, details of how you match the required criteria and current remuneration package. Please include the names and addresses of three referees. Referees will not be approached until the final stages and not without prior permission from candidates.

If you would like to arrange an informal discussion prior to application, please email Julie Underwood, Executive Assistant –

No agencies please. 

The University of Law is committed to the equality of opportunity. Please note that for non-EU applicants, we are not able to provide a certificate of sponsorship/visa for this job.

Type – Permanent, Full Time
Location – London 
Salary – Highly competitive plus benefits
Closing date – Monday 09 April 2018 at 5:00pm
Interview date – Friday 20 April 2018