Solent University is a modern and ambitious university with exciting plans for the future. We’re focused on the practical side of higher education, providing the connections and confidence to turn knowledge into careers with real meaningful impact. Our community is vibrant and innovative with our six values of respect, ownership, inclusivity, engagement, integrity and teamwork underpinning everything we do. Our mission is dedicated to the pursuit of providing an excellent university education that enables learners from all backgrounds to become enterprising citizens and responsible leaders, while also promoting economic and social prosperity for the communities we serve.
Triple Gold accredited in the recent Teaching Excellence Framework, we are now seeking to appoint a Pro Vice-Chancellor Education whose portfolio of activities will significantly develop all elements of student education with a particular emphasis on energizing our offer, enhancing the portfolio, assessment and our use of technology. Our new PVC will champion the role of education internally and externally, and work broadly and collaboratively across the university, encouraging co-creation in the educational offering and delivery methods.
With a demonstrable knowledge of, passion and reputation for learning and teaching in higher education, you will bring significant and successful leadership and management experience at a senior academic level. Comfortable in a leadership role you will be an assured, persuasive, and confident communicator, someone who can represent our university, inspiring trust and respect across our community as we drive performance through organizational change.
Solent University is an important institution, integral to meeting the needs of our city, our students, and our region. We are singularly focused on the transformational impact we bring to our community. This is an exciting time to join Solent, as under the leadership of our new Vice-Chancellor, we will begin the shaping of our new strategic plan to take us confidently and creatively into the 2030s.
Closing date for applications is midday, Friday 16 February 2024.
Solent University is an equal opportunities employer and positively welcomes applications from candidates who are currently underrepresented at this level.