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Head of Department (Higher Education)

The University Centre at Salford City CollegeManchester

Our vision is to become a beacon of educational excellence, transforming the lives of the individuals and communities we serve

Head of Department

(Higher Education)

Reference Number: SCCG2184

Salary: Starting salary £45,972 per annum with incremental progression to £48,491

Advert Closing Date: 11th April

Interview Date: 22nd April

Location: The University Centre @ Media City

Contract Type: Permanent

Hours per Week: 1.0 FTE

We have an exciting opportunity for a Head of Department for Higher Education based at the University Centre. The Head of Department for Higher Education will be responsible for the day to day management of diverse curriculum including; Foundation Degrees/BA Hons/HND in Business, Media, Media-Make up, Psychology, Teacher Education and Construction The University Centre also delivers Access to HE Diplomas in a range of subjects and offers AAT courses across all four levels. The Head of Department for Higher Education will drive forward the department, create an outstanding learning environment and deliver excellent outcomes for students.

The successful candidate will be forward-thinking, creative and driven to provide the very best learning experiences for our students. They will ideally have a proven track record of outstanding teaching and learning within college based Higher Education. They will have experience of managing a diverse team to deliver successful outcomes and have sound knowledge of working successfully within a robust quality assurance framework.

The candidate should have experience of working with validating universities and awarding bodies and have a clear understanding of role played by the Office for Students in regulating Higher Education.

The post will suit an outstanding individual with well-developed leadership skills and excellent communication and organisational skills. The successful candidate will be an inspirational practitioner and strongly committed to working with the College’s values and ethos.

About Us

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Reasons to Join Us:

• A range of developmental & career opportunities

• Staff Benefits Package with the best discounts and savings from high-street retailers, holidays and cinemas

• Various health & wellbeing benefits including discounted gym memberships, confidential staff counselling and health cash plans

• Family Friendly & Flexible Working Policies

Commitment to Safeguarding

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