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Head of Subjects and Academic Enhancement

Closing date for applications: 1 April 2018

Job Description

Do you have a background in Science or Business? Would you like a role where you have the autonomy to lead and manage learning, teaching and assessment strategies? Do you have the capability to promote curriculum and educational innovation across a study centre? A fantastic opportunity has opened for a Head of Subjects and Academic Enhancement to join the Senior Management Team, and if you answered ‘yes’ to all the above then please keep reading!

We are Study Group! A private equity global organisation that provides world class education programmes to International Students all over the world! We are an alluring business that offers ample opportunity and a collaborative approach across the network that creates a community that we are proud of. Most importantly, our students come first and we are lucky enough to engage with over 70,000 students each year!

Location: Amsterdam

Holland International Study Centre

Our Holland centre is a modern, business like centre, based in the heart of Amsterdam offering fantastic views of this beautiful city. Starting from the modish reception area, all the way through to the classrooms, this centre offers an excellent work in environment and facilities for staff and students. The centre has a strong focus on growth, so the right candidate will be entering the centre at a key time. The centre specialises in Business and Management, and Science and Engineering, offering two programmes that are taught in English.

What does a role at Study Group mean?

Originality – We are a unique business within the sector giving our people a completely different working experience.

Collaboration – We have a large global network and encourage collaboration across the whole business. We work a number of partners across the network including top tier Universities.

Innovation – We encourage innovation throughout our centres, ensuring that are students are given an interactive, student centred, and creative tailor made learning experience. Our people are given an autonomy within their roles that is rarely seen within the industry

Opportunity - We believe in continuous professional and personal development, and take pride in offering our staff ample opportunity to achieve their goals. Utilising our large organisational infrastructure, across our different brands, we invite our people to gain valuable experience, and maximise all the exciting tools available to help developer their career.

Key Responsibilities 

This is a national role within the Netherlands that is part of the senior management team. Its 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 right candidate will be required to lead and manager 

Selection Criteria

Experience Required

  • Extensive teaching experience in a relevant subject in Science or Business discipline
  • Extensive teaching experience of international students in a Further or Higher Education Institution context
  • Experience of managing staff in an office environment.
  • Experience of data management and interpretation, and quality assurance.
  • Experience of providing advice, guidance or student support in the context of education or training.
  • Experience of developing or delivering initiatives with a strong customer service and results focus.

Organisational Compliance

Study Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its students, and expects all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment.

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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Application deadline 1 April 2018