Associate Dean Health, Social Care and Partnerships

Opening Date:
8 Jan 2020
Closing Date:
2 Feb 2020
Salary Range:

UWE Bristol are seeking to appoint a visionary, dynamic and ambitious Associate Dean (Health, Social Care and Partnerships) of the Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences.

The successful candidate will play an important role in continuing the transformation of the Faculty, and, specifically leading the development of a School of Health and Social Care at the Glenside Campus. The Associate Dean for Health, Social Care and Partnerships will also have strategic oversight for partnerships across the whole faculty and contribute to delivering the strategic plan and driving a culture of excellence and providing strategic support for the Faculty in terms of external engagement.

The successful candidate will be integral in the development and implementation of the School of Health and Social Care and will have leadership responsibility for the School, reporting to the Dean of Faculty and working with the Senior Faculty Executive. The post holder will have strategic oversight of Faculty partnerships, including those with the NHS and other health and social care providers, working with the Executive and other senior colleagues who lead on specific partnership work, to ensure a co ordinated, business focussed, outcome driven and, where appropriate, formalised approach to partnership work across the Faculty.

We are looking for an experienced senior manager with experience in leading a large team or department and a strong track record of academic and professional achievement. You will be an individual who exhibits a strong work ethic, inspires others and is motivated to create sustainable change. Engaged in research and connected with industry, you will be able to demonstrate effective leadership and change management skills combined with relevant professional practice experience. An understanding and enthusiasm for all disciplines represented across the health and social care sector is vital, promoting the delivery of high-quality teaching, research and external partnerships.

For further details, including job description, person specification and information for applicants, please visit UWE Bristol’s jobs website.

Please provide a covering letter and full CV along with the completed application form. For any queries please email: or call David Acklam on 0117 328 2368.

The deadline for applications is midnight on Sunday 2 February

First stage interviews: Thursday 13 February
Final interviews: Friday 6 March.