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Senior Quality Manager

Senior Quality Manager

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  • Sector:

    Quality Assurance

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  • Salary:

    £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Siobhan Najeeb

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Do you have experience working within a Quality Assurance Role within the Higher Education sector?

Our client is seeking a Quality Assurance Manager to join their small, friendly, supportive team. The role is a hybrid position so you can work from home and attend the office 2 days a week, working 9am - 5pm, Monday - Friday.

The QAM has responsibility for the coordination of effective quality assurance processes established in the Quality Manual and University Regulations. The QA Manager will support the University in ensuring that documentation and procedures are compliant with the standards and requirements of relevant bodies.

Main duties:

  • Manage programme validation and revalidations, ensuring procedures are followed, assisting with course specification documents and syllabi audit, and maintaining deadlines
  • Running validation events for internal degrees for our taught programmes and with external partners where this University is the awarding institution
  • Provide advice to programme teams on reporting for annual monitoring and programme review activities
  • Ensuring the accurate recording of curricular changes, conditions and recommendations stemming from (re)validations and programme assessment activities
  • Service the Collaborative Provision Committee, supporting the Academic Registrar and the Vice President for International Programmes with agenda items and paperwork
  • Liaise with the Collaborative Provision Projects Officer and partner institutions on course and programme changes
  • Line manage one full-time and one part-time Quality Assurance Officer
  • Manage the annual review of academic and non-academic University policies; liaising with all departments, drafting new policies and suggesting amendments to existing policies
  • Assist the Academic Registrar and Deputy Registrar: QA with processes surrounding all Quality Assurance Reviews (MSCHE and OfS)

Essential experience required to apply:

  • Experience of working for a UK higher education establishment within a quality assurance role
  • Excellent IT skills including Microsoft Office Suite, and experience of working with large relational databases

Interviews will take place in January 2022 and can also be arranged online. If you would like an informal discussion about the role first, please still apply and we can call you to discuss further.

If you don't hear back from us within 7 working days, then unfortunately your application hasn't been successful on this occasion.

We want you to have every opportunity to demonstrate your skills, ability and potential; please contact us if you require any assistance or adjustment so that we can help with making the application process work for you.