Head of Curriculum and Progression

Head of Curriculum and Progression

Published Deadline Location
23 Jan 4 Mar Amsterdam

Job description

This fantastic job opportunity is a national role within the Netherlands that working as part of the senior management team. As Head of Curriculum and Progression your aim is to provide the leadership and vision to deliver excellent student outcomes and be accountable for achieving these; quality assurance and enhancement and curriculum innovation which embeds strong collaborative working with the universities, partners and the network.

The role requires leading, inspiring and supporting a team of academic staff across various subject disciplines. Reporting to the Head of Centre, you will work closely with senior colleagues within and outside of the Centre and be accountable for the delivery of contractually required progression rates to the Universities partners. Critically you will need to carefully balance the requirements of the Centre alongside the need for consistency and collaboration with the partners and Study Group as a whole.

Working at Study Group is a unique experience that offers variety, opportunity, and a fast pace. To get the most from this job role, you would have a strong work ethic and be a self-starter that can hit the ground running. If the idea of working in a centre where no day is the same is appealing then this is a fantastic job opportunity to really make a difference to students from all over the world.

Key responsibilities

  • Leading and managing the Learning, Teaching and Assessment Strategies in order to enhance student performance and outcomes;
  • Leading the development and implementation of the educational strategy in line with Study Group ambitions to grow its presence in the Netherlands and extend the student educational offer;
  • Promoting curriculum and educational innovation across and beyond the Centre and the sharing of best academic practice;
  • Managing and improving educational quality assurance policies and practices;
  • Develop strong stakeholders relationships with colleagues in the Centre, across Study Group and ISC network;
  • Promoting and representing Holland ISC with external education stakeholders.

Specifications

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Requirements

  • Extensive teaching experience of international students in a Higher Education Institution context;
  • Experience of managing an Academic Team, with expertise in either Business, EAP, Economics, or Sciences;
  • Extensive knowledge of Higher Education in the Netherlands;
  • A minimum of a Masters Degree is required;
  • Confident in learning and using new student management systems or databases;
  • Experience of data management and interpretation, and quality assurance.

Conditions of employment

Fixed-term contract: 12 months.

Study Group offers good conditions of employment. 

Employer

At Study Group, our students travel from 142 different countries to study on our Higher Education preparatory courses. The students are miles from their family and will be faced with a new culture, lifestyle, and learning environment. We strive to create a better world through education and value passionate Academic Leaders that share the same passion.

Study Group is the leading provider of international education, driving success for our students and partners. We believe in a better world through education and work with universities which are as motivated by driving student success and outcomes as we are. Voted as the 2017 and 2018 Global Pathway Provider of the year, our people are united with the shared ambition of providing a world-class UK education to talented students from across the globe. 

Additional information

Study Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its students, and expects all staff and volunteers to share the same dedication. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the role, including checks with past employers, an Enhanced Check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and overseas criminal records if appropriate.

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Specifications

  • Research, development, innovation; Education; Management; Policy and staff
  • Behaviour and society; Economics; Natural sciences
  • max. 40 hours per week
  • University graduate
  • AT LI-AA1-2

Employer

Location

Piet Heinkade 55, 1019 GM, Amsterdam

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Please click the 'application' button and you will be reffered to the Study Group site which will have an application form besides the job vacancy description. 

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Application procedure

Please click the 'application' button and you will be reffered to the Study Group site which will have an application form besides the job vacancy description. 

Make sure to apply no later than 4 Mar 2020 23:59 (Europe/Amsterdam).