Short info about job
Company: University of the Arts London, London College of Communication
Salary: £37,265 to £44,708
Hours: Full Time
Contract type: Permanent
Type / Role: Professional or Managerial
Phone: +44-1342 3745758
Fax: +44-1553 2584228
Detail information about job Placement Manager. Terms and conditions vacancy
The Placement Manager is responsible for working with Placement Tutors to ensure work placements and internships at LCC are delivered effectively and in line with university placement policy and procedure.
The post holder will also work to identify, implement and embed enhancement initiatives to improve the student experience of placements. The role involves: the production of materials & resources to support students and staff; the gathering and analysis of placement data; leading the Placement Forum and the reporting to college committees and other fora.
The post holder will work collaboratively with academic and administrative teams across the college and with the Careers & Employability Service and International Department.
Why choose us?
London College of Communication is a pioneering world leader in creative communications education. With the communications sector constantly evolving at a rapid speed, we work at the cutting edge of new thinking and developments to prepare our students for successful careers in the creative industries of the future. Our course provision reflects the breadth of expertise housed within the most diverse creative agency including: journalism, advertising, PR and publishing; photography; film, television and sound; communications and media; graphic communication; spatial communication; design cultures; and interactive and visual communication.
You will be educated to undergraduate degree level and have knowledge and experience of the management of quality assurance and enhancement processes within Higher Education.
You will have a good understanding of issues and debates relating to placement learning and of the quality management processes relating to this. You will be experienced in gathering and evaluating data and of producing materials that support both staff and students.
You will be an effective communicator and able to work collaboratively with a variety of teams across an organisation. You will be able to demonstrate your ability to improve the student experience through your contribution to enhancement activities.
Closing date: 18 September 2017.
At UAL, everyone's identity matters. We are committed to creating a supportive and inclusive environment for all our diverse students, staff, and the creative and cultural sector partners with whom we engage. We aim to take every opportunity to progress equality and diversity, and celebrate the enrichment this brings to our community.