Head of Evening and Weekend


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Head of Evening & Weekend Delivery  

Birmingham Campus

Q Are you an experienced Lecturer with Team & Delivery Management experience? Do you fancy a new challenge with the bonus of commuting outside of peak hours?

A We have an exciting opportunity to be part of our growing and expanding campus. We are student centric and very passionate about our contribution to our students future ………come join us!

A little more about the role: Our new role of Head of Evenings & Weekend Delivery will have a complete focus on all student aspects, team management and academic delivery to ensure we are excelling in our student experience and academic results for our Undergrad and Masters’ student. With your hands on leadership, you will guide the team on a day to day basis, problem solving as required. Being in the classroom is a very important part of all our senior roles on Campus – good news, you will be allocated teaching hours to maintain your classroom contact. Ideally (but we are flexible and open to discussion) we are looking for the successful candidate to work 10am-6.30pm four week days with regular Saturday hours.    

What you’ll get up to:

Work with the Deputy Dean of Faculty and Head of Department in the allocation of teaching for evening and weekend mode modules.

Assist with the recruitment of new evening/weekend faculty staff

Point of contact for new and existing members of faculty teaching on the evening/weekend delivery mode; including inductions, cover arrangements and general queries.

Support students on the evening and weekend delivery mode, offering appropriate support and linking to relevant departments and support systems, liaising with the Programme Management Teams.

Connect daytime programme teams with evening and weekend programme teams, liaising with different teams.

Lead and support the evening and weekend academic teams and establish a coherent approach to the delivery of the programme and academic/pastoral support for students.

Implement partner University’s academic and quality assurance policies and procedures, to be accountable for academic standards including ensuring the standards of internal and external validating and accrediting bodies are met where needed.

Manage teaching related issues on evening and weekend delivery for multiple years and cohorts.

Manage staff performance against key performance measures, undertake teaching observations, standardisation of assessment and identify staff development plans;

Monitor and review students’ achievement/progression and implement additional support mechanisms as appropriate;

What you’ll bring to the team: Please click on the role profile link to see the full job description and required experience and qualifications.  

What we’ll do for you:

Being a learning partner, we get how important your learning and development is and of course we want you to be the best. We’ll give you the very best training to do your job, or to help you climb the ladder or even try something new.

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:

Students preparing for undergraduate study. Working professionals looking to specialise in their field. Career changers. Everyone should be given access to outstanding higher education and our aim at QA is to make that possible.

We work with our partner universities to offer courses ranging from foundation programmes to postgraduate degrees covering subject areas including Accountancy, Business, Computing, Cyber, Digital Marketing, Events Management, Project Management and Web Development and delivered in city centre location. 

Apply now – here’s how!  

Simply hit the apply button. But if you want to know more or have any questions please contact Michaela on 01753 898671.