Head of Research Degrees and Quality Review

University of Oxford - Education Policy Support

The Education Policy Support Section supports the PVC Education in the development of education policy and the management of quality assurance and enhancement across the collegiate University. The section services Education Committee and its subcommittees, provides advice and guidance to departments, faculties and colleges within Oxford, and handles certain types of student cases.

Following a reorganisation of the section, we are seeking to recruit two excellent candidates to fill two new posts, one heading the Research Degrees and Quality Review Team, and the other heading the Taught Degrees and Student Casework Team. To apply separately for the Head of Taught Degrees and Student Casework, please search for vacancy ID 130557.

You will have a good first degree or equivalent, and experience of working at a senior level in higher education or similar environment. You will have excellent analytical, strategic planning, communication and interpersonal skills, combined with excellent organisational and administrative abilities, including a capacity to manage complex exercises and work on a variety of projects simultaneously in a busy working environment whilst meeting strict deadlines.

Informal enquiries about the post may be addressed to David Gibson: david.gibson@admin.ox.ac.uk

Applications for this vacancy must be made online. You will be required to upload a supporting statement and CV as part of your online application.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Friday 29 September 2017. Interviews are anticipated to be held in the week commencing 30 October 2017.

Please note that the University of Oxford's retirement policy is changing. With effect from October 1 2017, all employees at Grade 8 and above will have a retirement age of 68, and all employees at Grades 6 and 7 will no longer have a set retirement age. Further details are available at: www.ox.ac.uk/about/jobs/preemploymentscreening.


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