Programme Leader - Higher Education

37 hours per week

B&FC's engineering curriculum area are looking to recruit a Programme Leader specialising within HE. Come and make a difference working closely with B&FC students who take pride in their training as well as working with employers to deliver the best training.

Principal Duties

  1. To be directly involved in the delivery and management of student learning within the curriculum area.
  2. To be proactive in the development of the curriculum area.
  3. To be fully conversant with programme(s)/course regulations and specifications for the defined area thus ensuring conformity and best practice.
  4. To support and stimulate professional updating within the defined curriculum area.
  5. To be responsible for the completion of the course review process and Quality Improvement Plan.
  6. To assist with the continuing development of learning resources to support the curriculum.
  7. To actively inform the curriculum content to meet a range of needs.
  8. To take responsibility for the day to day operational coordination of the course and its delivery.
  9. To assist the Curriculum Leader in monitoring and using the systems used in College (electronic or otherwise) to ensure student success, for example, e-Tracker, Moodle, HE Tracker, internal verification etc. (This list is not exhaustive).
  10. To be responsible for meeting recruitment targets for the area, including arranging interviews and open days, and specific curriculum events.
  11. To monitor, report and action as appropriate on a range of quality indicators related to the learner experience. These will include (but not limited to): attendance, retention, success, value added, student survey outcomes.
  12. To monitor, report and action as appropriate on the progress of action plans to ensure improvements are brought about in a timely manner.

Stand responsibilities for all positions in B&FC:

  1. To fully adhere to all college policies and procedures.
  2. Take appropriate responsibility to ensure the health and safety of self and others.
  3. Pursue the achievement and integration of equality and diversity throughout all College activities.
  4. Blackpool and The Fylde College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff to share this commitment.
  5. To show commitment to the College and its internal and external customers.
  6. To work co-operatively with colleagues at all times.
  7. Undertake any other tasks and responsibilities appropriate to the level of this post.