College Director and Principal, JCU College

Townsville, Australia
12 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
05 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

JCU College

We now have a unique opportunity for a College Director and Principal to lead the JCU College.   Based in tropical North Queensland at our Townsville campus, this fixed-term appointment will provide you the opportunity to enjoy a laid back tropical lifestyle whilst realising your career aspirations.

About the College

Established in 2015, the JCU College Pty Ltd is an established company wholly owned by James Cook University and provides pathways for international students to complete pre-tertiary qualifications enabling them undertake further studies at JCU.  With an ambitious growth trajectory planned for the short-term, the JCU College offers opportunities to make a significant and valuable contribution.

What you can accomplish in this role    

Providing strategic leadership and overall management of the College, you will not only ensure your students success and welfare but also directly contribute to the triple bottom line.  Operating in a general management capacity, you oversee the academic, administrative, financial, business development and marketing operations as well as compliance with the regulatory environment governing education and international student welfare.  With a direct reporting line to the JCU College Board, you will be a pivotal influencer and advocate who can deliver tangible outcomes for the College. 

What you can bring to this role

You have a background in education management and leadership together with experience working at senior levels and delivering operational outcomes.  Your ability to initiate, lead and implement change and identify business opportunities will ensure your success in this challenging yet rewarding role.

Experience in the international English language or academic pathways sector, or an international and multicultural environment will be highly regarded.

Why is the JCU College the right career move for you?

In addition to receiving a generous remuneration package for an innovative and rewarding role connected to the tertiary higher-learning sector you will make a tangible difference to the future of international student pathways.

Applicants are invited to submit their resume/CV and covering letter to; by 11pm Sunday 5 August 2018. Further information including the position description and application guide are available by emailing Lisa as per the details above.