Associate Dean (Learning & Teaching)

Opening Date:
25 Sep 2020
Closing Date:
25 Oct 2020
Salary Range:

At Teesside University, we are ambitious in our goals, vision and aspirations. We challenge expectations and push the boundaries of what is possible. From transforming our campus through a £300m investment and capital development programme, to creating outstanding, innovative academic programmes, our work is always relevant and purpose-driven.

We believe that innovation powers our steps and are motivated to make a difference through positive social impact. We work in partnership with individuals and businesses to devise creative solutions not limited by imagination. We work at pace, and are always future-facing, with our teaching, learning and research focused on addressing the challenges of tomorrow, today. We do not stand still.

The School of Health & Life Sciences has a long established record of delivering high quality learning, teaching and research in the fields of health, sport and science.

We have an excellent reputation for working with our partners which include the NHS, voluntary and private businesses. A large numbers of our courses are accredited with the relevant professional and statutory bodies. Our high quality clinical, sport and scientific classrooms and laboratories help prepare our students for their clinical practice experience or graduate employment.

As a member of the School’s Executive Team, you will undertake a key role in supporting and advising the Dean in the delivery of the University’s Mission Statement, Corporate Strategy and Institutional policies and procedures. You will be responsible for the strategic vision, setting of goals and ensuring the achievements of key performance indicators across the Learning and Teaching Portfolio.

With a Higher Degree in a relevant discipline plus significant HE teaching experience you will have the potential to lead at a strategic level and will have the ability to develop and implement technologies in learning and teaching. You must be committed to developing, promoting and delivering innovation and quality in curriculum development and the student experience in addition to possessing extensive knowledge of the UK Higher Education environment and it’s current issues.

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Job Reference: T2184

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Closing date: 25 October 2020
Interview date: TBC

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