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Below highlights our current advertised vacancies for senior appointments across the HE sector. We handle permanent, temporary and interim vacancies for senior Academic, Professional Services and Students’ Union appointments nationally.
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Director of Student Services and Belonging
As the Director of Student Services and Belonging, you will lead and shape the student wellbeing strategy and associated services in order that they remain sector-leading, innovative, inclusive and sustainable. You will have experience of operating at a strategic level, leading complex projects and multi-disciplinary functions and will have a demonstrable commitment to continuous improvement and a passion for ensuring truly inclusive services that support student success.
Dean of Students
As Dean of Students, you will work closely with the Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic) and Pro Vice Chancellor Teaching and Learning to ensure high quality, modern, proactive student services and student administration to enhance the student experience at one of the UK’s most diverse and inclusive universities. An experienced leader and good communicator, you will demonstrate a high level of professional credibility and create a culture of continuous improvement and student partnership working to drive forward the Student Success element of the University’s Strategic Plan.
Faculty Director of Operations – Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences
Working directly for, and closely with, the Faculty Executive Pro-Vice-Chancellor and the Faculty Management Team, the Director of Operations will be responsible for the development and implementation of strategy, plans, policies and budgets to enable the Faculty to deliver its teaching and learning, research and impact and financial targets in support of the University’s strategy.
Director of Finance
We are looking for an exceptional, qualified finance professional. You will be an experienced and dynamic financial leader with a top tier career track record gained within a similar large and complex operation. Your commercial and business-focused approach will be accompanied by demonstrable empathy for the University’s mission, core purpose and values-driven culture.
Director of Learning and Teaching Enhancement
Reporting to the Vice Principal and PVC Learning, Teaching and Students, the Director is a senior member of staff who will be responsible for establishing, leading and managing a suite of educational initiatives around curriculum renewal, pedagogies for high-quality learning and student engagement, excellence and innovation in online learning and learning technologies.
Director of Student Success
Reporting to the Vice Principal and PVC Learning, Teaching and Students, the Director is a senior member of staff who will provide vision and leadership to a dedicated team who strive to continuously inspire our students and wider University community. You will play a key role in driving forward our ambition to deliver transformational change, through outputs that have a tangible, early and positive impact on society across the globe.
Deputy Director of Student Services
As our Deputy Director of Student Services, you will provide expert leadership that ensures the delivery of a range of high quality, innovative and pro-active student services that enhance the student experience, develop health gain and support student success. Working in partnership across the university, you will demonstrate a high level of professional credibility and create a culture of continuous improvement and innovation to meet UEL’s strategic objectives.
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