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Associate Dean: Quality

University of the Arts London, Central Saint Martins

Location: London
Salary: Competitive
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 20th December 2021
Closes: 27th January 2022

The role of Associate Dean: Quality is critical to the ongoing success and transformation of our college’s academic offer, and to contributing to an inclusive and meaningful educational experience in art and design.  

Leading from strategy and focused on delivery, the role requires proactive knowledge and experience of curriculum design and developments in learning, teaching and assessment in Higher Education.   

Working as part of the Academic Strategy team, the Associate Dean: Quality is responsible for the management of quality assurance arrangements relating to the development, validation, modification and continuous monitoring of subjects, courses and programmes.  

The role has three main priorities: academic development and validation, development of quality and academic cultures, and evaluation.  

Why choose us?  

University of the Arts London [UAL] is a vibrant world centre for innovation, drawing together six colleges with international reputations in art, design, fashion, communication and performing arts.  

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Main Requirements:  

  • Good understanding of the national quality assurance standards and enhancement debates in UK Higher Education  
  • Knowledge of educational pedagogy and current issues in FE, UG, PG  
  • Experience of shaping and influencing academic developments in relation to academic development and quality with demonstrable experience of working towards social justice goals, widening participation, and an appreciation and commitment to ethical practices  
  • An understanding and an appreciation of the potential of the digital in teaching, learning, assessment, and quality management 
  • Experience of current pedagogic practice/research within higher education, particularly art and design 
  • Experience of curriculum development and/or teaching and examining at undergraduate or postgraduate levels in art and design 
  • Experience of national quality assurance standards and enhancement procedures and requirements, e.g. quality review and audit 
  • Ability to scenario plan, risk manage, set and implement strategy at a time of change in the HE sector
  • Communicates in a compelling and influential way adapting the style and message to a diverse internal or external audience in an inclusive and accessible way 
  • Fosters an environment that embraces change, helps others to accept new ideas and make change happen 
  • Works calmly under pressure and understands the importance of cooperation and co-authorship 

 

In return, University of the Arts London offers generous leave, an attractive salary and pension plus a commitment to your continuing personal development and training in an environment that encourages excellence, creativity and diversity. 

For further details and to apply please click the apply button. 

Closing date: 27 January 2022 23:55. 

Please note the University will be closed between 24th December 2021 and 3rd January 2022 (inclusive). If you have any queries, please email us at jobenquiries@csm.arts.ac.uk and we will respond to you upon our return into the office on 4th January 2022. 

UAL is committed to creating diverse and inclusive environments for all staff and students to work and learn – a university where we can be ourselves and reach our full potential. We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements and Staff Support Networks. We welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds, including race, disability, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion and belief, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, and caring responsibility. 

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