Academic Standards and Quality Manager


22nd November 2017

Purpose and Main Duties

This is an opportunity to take on a significant managerial role in higher education quality and standards with a distinctively broad and varied remit. We are looking for an experienced and knowledgeable individual to manage the Academic Standards and Quality team (ASQ) in Registry.

The team are responsible for all areas of quality and standards including the areas of maintaining academic policy and regulations, overseeing core quality assurance activities, processes of student conduct, complaints and appeals and academic collaborations.

Your role will be to lead the team in delivering and enhancing the College’s quality assurance responsibilities to support the Birkbeck student experience and maintaining Birkbeck’s high quality academic standards.

Candidate Requirements

The College requires someone with extensive knowledge and experience who is familiar with the changing nature and expectations of quality assurance in the higher education sector. Excellent written and oral communication skills are essential, as are independence of judgement, and the ability to evaluate and articulate complex issues.

You will be able to work flexibly across a broad range of projects and responsibilities to meet demanding deadlines, so will be adept at defining priorities for yourself and your team and be able to identify and implement opportunities for enhancing process efficiency.


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