Head of School – Biosciences

University of Nottingham

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Location:  Sutton Bonington

£70,922 to £82,219
plus Management Allowance
Closing Date:  Thursday 12 October 2023
Reference:  SCIHOS2023

We wish to appoint a Head of College to affix our College of Biosciences on the College of Nottingham. This thrilling management function would require somebody with ardour, drive and high-quality management and communication expertise to supply inspirational, efficient, and environment friendly management to our faculty.

The Head of College shall be accountable to the School Professional-Vice-Chancellor for all elements of the efficiency and working of the College, together with useful resource and finances administration, and dealing with the senior management staff to develop capability and expertise inside the College for supply of excellence in schooling and analysis.

You’ll present robust and efficient management and administration for the College, with the flexibility to inspire, develop and encourage others to ship excessive requirements in response to key efficiency indicators and metrics.

Working collaboratively with the School senior management staff and colleagues inside the College, you’ll develop and implement the tutorial technique for the College in step with the College and School strategic plans, to attain and preserve excessive requirements in analysis and high quality schooling and expertise for our college students. 

You could be capable of exhibit efficient, inclusive management and have a confirmed monitor report of profitable administration, each strategically and operationally, of a division or tutorial unit, in addition to expertise within the supply of high quality analysis and instructing programmes.

Your interpersonal expertise and talent to barter, affect, and inspire others is crucial to make sure the imaginative and prescient and values of the College are achieved. 

You have to be a assured presenter capable of talk in a wide variety of formal and casual settings, and powerful evaluation, judgement and drawback fixing shall be key to success with the flexibility to manage below strain with competing calls for.

With a recognised profile of serious private achievement, you’ll have good information of the College and its analysis and instructing actions and administration constructions, in addition to an understanding of the problems and alternatives going through the sector.

That is an thrilling management function to behave as an envoy for the School and College and to point out your dedication to enhancing the standard and status of our tutorial companies.

We’re looking for functions from highly-motivated folks whose background, expertise and id broadens and enhances the range of our present management staff.

For exterior candidates, you may be appointed in a everlasting professorial function, with the primary 5 years as Head of College, and the potential for renewal for a second time period. 

For inside candidates, you’ll obtain a management allowance for the time period of your place as Head of College upon taking over the function in January 2024.

To entry the function profile and to make an software please go to the hyperlink beneath. You might be required to add your CV and a protecting letter (max 2 pages) describing:

    The qualities that you’d convey to the function,

    Your imaginative and prescient and technique for the College,

    An summary of the challenges going through the College and School and applicable concepts for resolving these

The cut-off date for functions is Thursday 12 October at midnight. 

Casual enquiries could also be addressed to Professor Zoe Wilson by e-mail to [email protected]

Additional particulars:

Our College is a supportive, inclusive, caring and constructive group. We welcome these of various cultures, ethnicities and beliefs – certainly this very variety is significant to our success, it’s basic to our values and enriches life on campus. We welcome functions from UK, Europe and from throughout the globe. For extra data on the assist we provide our worldwide colleagues, see our Transferring to Nottingham pages.

Candidates for this submit shall be thought-about on an equal foundation, topic to the related permission to work within the UK as outlined by the necessities set out by UK Visas & Immigration.  Please go to: https://www.gov.uk/authorities/organisations/uk-visas-and-immigration for extra data.

For profitable worldwide candidates, we offer monetary assist in your visa and the immigration well being surcharge, plus an interest-free mortgage to assist cowl the price of immigration-related bills for any dependents accompanying you to the UK. For extra data please see our Monetary assist for visas and the immigration well being surcharge webpages.

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