Director

Recruiter
Location
Coventry, West Midlands
Salary
c£90,000 per annum
Posted
22 May 2017
Closes
25 Jun 2017
Ref
CUG000253
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Reporting To: Pro-Vice-Chancellor and CEO Coventry University College Ltd. Coventry University College Ltd (CUC Ltd) is a wholly owned subsidiary company of Coventry University.  CUC Ltd has been ‘open for business’ since September 2012 and is a growing organisation. 

It currently offers a wide range of vocational undergraduate programmes delivered within a ‘group structure’, across three campuses in the heart of the Coventry University campus, Coventry (CU Coventry), in Scarborough, North Yorkshire (CU Scarborough), and in Dagenham, East London (CU London); a work based operation known as Uni@Work, and our on-line provision known as CUC-Online. Our mission: ‘to provide high quality teaching and learning’. CU Coventry offers innovative HE provision that is flexible, professional, price competitive and tailored to suit the needs of the local landscape.

This is an exciting opportunity for an inspirational Director to lead, direct, develop and manage CU Coventry. The post-holder will ensure best practice in student experience and provide academic and operational leadership to ensure that the competitive position is maximised. The successful person will embrace and maintain the vision of CUC Ltd with consideration for the local landscape. 

The right candidate will have significant experience in leading academic activities combined with significant operational management experience; a demonstrable ability to apply both in an innovative and entrepreneurial context, in order to build and develop new systems and processes and drive new business development. 

The individual must also have high commercial abilities, coupled with the ability to motivate, inspire and influence key stakeholders across the University Group and within external organisations working within the CUC Ltd strategic plan. The post-holder will work closely with the CUC Ltd Central Office Team in the production and delivery of strategic and operational plans for CU Coventry. The right candidate will play an essential role in our journey as we grow; reporting to the Pro-Vice-Chancellor and CEO CUC Ltd.