Deputy Dean – Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences

Opening Date:
2 Oct 2019
Closing Date:
27 Oct 2019
Salary Range:

UWE Bristol is one of the largest providers of Higher Education in the South West, serving a diverse community of over 30,000 students and 4,000 staff. Creative, bold and forward thinking, UWE Bristol is an ambitious University on an upward trajectory, as it continues to strengthen its external partnerships, research presence, positioning in the league tables and international reputation. It is an institution that is renowned for its innovative curriculum and delivery of outstanding education and student outcomes, achieving TEF Gold status and 89 percent overall student satisfaction in the most recent National Student Satisfaction survey. Such recognition highlights UWE Bristol’s success in reflecting and anticipating the needs of its students, partners, employers and wider society through high quality teaching and learning.

We are now seeking to appoint a visionary, dynamic and ambitious Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences. As senior adviser to the Pro Vice-Chancellor and Executive Dean of the Faculty, Dr Marc Griffiths, this is an exciting and substantial senior leadership role. The successful candidate will play an important role in continuing the transformation of the Faculty, delivering the strategic plan and driving a culture of excellence and providing strategic support for the Faculty in terms of learning, teaching, research and external engagement.

In this role you will be responsible for the strategic overview of the Faculty’s business development, estates and infrastructure, Health and Safety, finance and HR resources, and internal and external planning. We are looking for an experienced senior manager with proven leadership skills 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 performance and resource management skills combined for all disciplines represented across the Faculty is vital, promoting the delivery of high quality teaching, research and external partnerships.

First stage interviews: Wednesday 6 November 2019.

Final interviews: Tuesday 19 November 2019.

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