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Academic Programmes Manager

QA Higher Education

Location: Birmingham
Salary: Competitive financial package plus benefits
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 30th August 2019
Closes: 30th October 2019
Job Ref: 63344

A little bit about the role:

As Programmes Manager you will be responsible for the academic management for Programmes running at the Birmingham campus.  The Academic Programmes Manager will assist in liaising with the various programme managers and programme coordinators in London to ensure communication flows well between campuses. The Academic Programmes Manager will be required to organise and conduct a variety of Birmingham-based campus meetings in conjunction with the Programme Leaders in London, the Quality Assurance team will also be an important duty.  The Academic Programmes Manager will be the key contact for programmes in the Birmingham campus and will be required to have excellent communication skills to deliver an outstanding student experience.

What you’ll get up to:

You’ll be responsible for leadership and academic delivery/development of undergraduate/postgraduate degree programmes. To ensure compliance with academic standards, high quality student experience and high calibre academic team.

What you’ll bring to the team:

  • Significant programme management experience at Undergraduate and Postgraduate level
  • Undergraduate Degree and a Master’s degree (or equivalents)
  • Significant HE management experience
  • Significant lecturing experience in the HE sector
  • PGCE / Fellowship HEA
  • Experience of supporting international students
  • Mentoring/Training experience
  • Line management experience

What we’ll do for you:

Naturally you will have a comprehensive Induction Programme organised and you will be introduced to various internal teams and stakeholders. You will attend our well received Company Orientation Programme and of course complete our mandatory e-learning training.  Being a training and education provider, your continuous Learning and Development is of huge importance to us and as an individual contributor, we can agree a suitable pathway to achieve your goals and aspirations. Learning is not just a service we provide, it’s a way of life at QA, so everyone is eligible for 3 Training Days every year, to focus on subjects they are interested in.

Our perks:

You’ll work hard and do great things for our learners so we’ll make sure your efforts and achievements are well-rewarded with an attractive perks package.

Core Benefits

25 days holiday rising to 28 plus bank holidays of course

4% pension contribution

Life Assurance of 4 x annual salary

Something a little extra

Holiday buying – up to an additional 5 days

Cycle to work scheme

3 QA Training Days on a subject of your choice

2 Charity Days

Season rail ticket loan scheme

Corporate gym rates

A little more about us:

For over 30 years, we’ve worked in technology – where the impact of great learning is changing the world. 

Transforming people’s careers and their life motivates and inspires us. We empower over a quarter of a million people a year to fulfil their potential – by building confidence, breaking down barriers to opportunity and providing skills to build a new digital culture.

We power the success of tomorrow – shaping the next generation of technologists, leaders and innovators.

On top of that? We’re ambitious – we hold ourselves to high standards and set ambitious targets. The result? We’ve grown revenue by over 300% in the last decade. So there’s plenty of opportunity for you to fulfil your career potential with us.

Apply now – here’s how!  

Using the button above, please submit your details and we will be back in touch shortly. Should you have any queries and wish to speak with us please call the recruitment team on 01753 898675.

We look forward to hearing from you!  

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