Academic Subject Leader – Professional Programmes

Job type Internal
Contract Type Permanent
Positions Available 1
Closing Date 28-08-2018
Salary Academic points 27-39; £26,499 to £37,753 (pro-rata) per annum
Reference Code ASLPP
Hours Per Week 7.4 per week / 52 weeks Per Year
Interview Date 31-08-2018
Job Description

The Academic Subject Leader will work closely with the Head of School and be expected to provide academic leadership across the centre, improve the support that subject staff receive, create a greater leadership focus on the subject area, the pedagogy, the scholarship and the stewardship of quality and standards. This role will support future growth and student recruitment and support succession planning within the centre. Subject teams will develop the ‘graduateness’ of students through a focus on specialisms at level 6 and above.

The person appointed will create a strong subject identity internally and externally. The post holder will collaborate with business, the community and industry to ensure student learning is focused on employer requirements.

In order to apply for the role, please submit an application form and:

    1.  An academic curriculum vitae

    2.  An executive report covering: -

               - The curriculum now and future proposed developments

               - The academic ethos that would underpin your subject area

               - An outline business case for your proposal

This opportunity is only available to teaching staff within the University Centre.

Please note that the successful candidates must be able to manage their teaching commitments with the Academic Subject Leader requirements.

As an individual you will be committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.

Blackburn College values diversity and is committed to creating a diverse workforce.

Closing date for applications: 9am Tuesday 28 August 2018

Those candidates successful at the shortlisting stage will be invited to attend an interview on Friday 31 August 2018

ASL Professional Programmes JD.docx

Person Specification

ASL Professional Programmes PS.docx

Other Information

ASL Professional Programmes TSP.docx

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