Head of Department – Academic Studies - £35,809 - £37,993
You will be responsible for the leadership and management of the Academic Studies (A Levels and Access to HE) department with oversight for securing and sustaining improvements in all aspects of curriculum and quality.
You will be required:
• To work in partnership with employers, the University Centre and Universities to effectively align current and future curriculum and qualifications to employer expectations and labour market demands.
• To lead the development of a high quality student experience, creating partnerships between academic and professional service teams
• To work across the whole College as a member of the College Leadership Team promoting and actively demonstrating the College’s values of integrity, respect, ambition and pride, fostering a culture of high expectations for staff and students
The post holder will be qualified to degree level or hold an equivalent professional qualification. You will also hold a teaching and / or assessing qualification in further education. You will have experience of leading and managing provision up to level 6 and of successfully working with awarding organisation and / or university validating partners.
City of Bristol College offers generous holiday entitlement of 51 holiday days (including bank holiday and College Closure Days). In addition, we offer membership to the Teachers’ Pension Scheme as well as a range of other benefits including a supportive package of continuous professional development. Please see our website for details http://www.cityofbristol.ac.uk/jobs/
Closing date: 21 October 2018 (midnight)
Interview date: 07 November 2018 at College Green