Curriculum Manager – Health and Social Care

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Post: Curriculum Manager Health Sciences & Social Care

Contract: Permanent Hours: 35 hours per week

Reporting to: Head School Science & Engineering

Responsible for: Course Team Leaders and other academic /technical staff within the curriculum area

Grade: Leadership and Management

Salary: £41,095 – £47,615 per annum

Key Purpose

  • To ensure the effective development and delivery of the curriculum in the following area(s):
  • To line manage academic and, where appropriate, technical staff within the team.
  • To be responsible for quality assurance including lesson and tutorial observations, self assessment reports and quality improvement plans.
  • To support staff to be innovative in all aspects of teaching and learning and to help embed the use of e-learning.
  • To monitor performance targets (e.g. recruitment, retention and achievement targets for learners) taking action, as necessary, to address under performance.
  • To be responsible for the learner experience ensuring the highest levels of satisfaction for all learners ensuring the learner voice is heard and acted upon.
  • To be a member of the School Management Team with responsibility for the planning and delivery of activities.
  • To undertake teaching and learning activities. (an average of 15 hours a week except where agreed otherwise). 

Expectations of the Post Holder

  • To demonstrate model behaviours that at all times, are consistent with an open, inclusive and participative style.
  • To be proactive in identifying and pursuing opportunities that are appropriate to maintaining his/her professional development, and actively participate in the Group’s appraisal scheme.
  • To carry our his/her duties at all times with due regard to the Group’s policies, including Safeguarding, Health & Safety, Equal Opportunities, and Data Protection, and participate in training as and when required.
  • To work flexibly and to undertake such other duties that may reasonably allocated by the line manager.

Leadership and management 

  • To prepare course and staff timetables as required.
  • To ensure the maximum use of accommodation and staffing resources.
  • To ensure that learners and staff take pride in and responsibility for the learning environment, including the tidiness, comfort and safety of accommodation within the remit of the College.
  • To be responsible for the management of staff within the curriculum area.
  • To assist in inducting, supporting and developing staff, especially the support for part-time staff.
  • To be responsible for the booking of part-time lecturers as required and in line with college policies.
  • To act as Course Team Leader for specific course areas, as appropriate.
  • To carry out lesson observations and staff appraisals.
  • To assist in the development planning and the construction of the School’s course portfolio.
  • To assist in the leadership and management of the School, including the marketing, curriculum and business planning processes.

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eXede Ltd is acting as an Employment Business and the successful applicant will be engaged by the agency on a PAYE basis. We are committed to the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults and full applicant vetting processes will be carried out, including enhanced DBS checks Childrens and/or Adults Barred List checks included for any applications made.  This position is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act.

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