Our Headquarters are based in London, on Surrey Quays Road (Canada Water Station), which is conveniently located just 5 minutes from London’s business community at Canary Wharf. Students wishing to study face-to-face in the UK, are able to join us at our London campus where we offer Undergraduate study in Business.
As a growing institution, we are establishing long-term relationships with educational partners who have a reputation for excellence and match our global aspirations. Placing students at the heart of everything we do, our partnerships share our values and join us in the creation of a global platform for knowledge exchange and transfer.
We also have a number of centres (EcoSpaces) across Africa including facilities in Ghana and Botswana, and coming soon in Uganda, enabling our mission to deliver high-quality education and training that will make a proactive difference to both the individual student’s life and their wider communities and national economies.
Job Title: Academic Manager
Location: Century City, Western Cape, South Africa
Reference: # AMLCIBS#01
Contract Type: Permanent
MAIN PURPOSE OF THE JOB:
The Academic Manager of LCIBS is responsible providing driving innovative and transformative teaching and learning for an online mode of delivery; and academic operations that support an exceptional student learning experience and success. The Academic Manager inspires and assures academic development of online tutors and facilitators; the achievement of high levels of student engagement and support; and a culture and service devoted to student learning experience, success and employability The main purpose of the job is the academic management of lecturers and online academic tutors; quality assurance; certification and general academic functions.
KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS:
2.Integrated quality assurance of Teaching and Learning
3.Managing the delivery of programmes
4.Management of academic staff
5.Student Retention and Success
REQUIREMENTS OF THE JOB:
1.A minimum of a degree is required but a post graduate qualification in Education is advantageous. A Master of Education degree is preferred.
2.Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with attention to detail
3.Strong organisational and administrative skills
4.Proven working experience in higher education teaching and learning
5.A passion for developing the mediation and facilitation of learning online
6.Excellent knowledge of learning theories and instructional & Learning design models
7.Curriculum planning skills
8.Solid knowledge of course development and NQF alignment
9.Solid knowledge and comprehension of accreditation processes
10.Policy formulation knowledge and experience
12.Extensive knowledge of quality assurance
13.Ability to conduct an academic SWOT analysis and creation of improvement strategies
COMPETENCIES OF THE JOB:
1. Prioritisation and allocation of resources
3. Innovative ideas
4. Planning and organising
5. Appropriate judgement
6. Decision Making
7. Progress monitoring
Application Deadline: 21/06/2020