Full time / permanent
The University of Bedfordshire is seeking to appoint a new Academic Registrar.
The University of Bedfordshire provides transformational opportunities through access to an excellent educational experience. We’re an award winning University, with an expanding portfolio and growing institutional portfolio. We perform strongly in the NSS and graduate employability statistics and we were the highest performing institution in our competitor set in the recent REF.
We nurture our students to become educated, employable and entrepreneurial global citizens. With considerable recent investment in our campuses at Luton, Bedford, Milton Keynes and Aylesbury we educate more than 24,000 students from over 100 countries in an international and multi-cultural learning community. 92% of Bedfordshire students who graduated last year have found jobs or are in further study.
Reporting directly to the Registrar, the Academic Registrar will play the critical role in the strategic and operational leadership of the Academic Registry. As the professional lead for academic quality and standards, and leading key services including graduation, assessment, timetabling, registration, faculty and research degree administration and student records this role is of vital importance to the core functions of the University. Requiring strong relationship management skills, robustness and highly refined management skills and with an ability to adapt, drive performance and lead change, the successful candidate should bring a deep understanding of quality assurance, student records and academic administration. The successful candidate will also need to demonstrate that they bring deep personal resonance with the modern, inclusive and entrepreneurial vision of Bedfordshire.
To apply or to download further information for these roles, please visit www.gatenbysanderson.com/job/GSe23045. For an informal and confidential discussion about the role please call our advising consultants Paul Aristides on 020 7426 3987 or Carolyn Coates on 07595 566 055.
The deadline for applications is 14 September 2015.