Head of Degree Apprenticeships

Closing Date
Monday, 6th November 2017
Job Type
Administrative Professional & Managerial
Research and Innovation
£49772 to £59400 per annum, depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.

Research & Innovation at The University of Nottingham have invested in developing Degree level Apprenticeships across the University, and we require an innovative and capable, high quality individual to lead this strategically important and exciting initiative. The person will be responsible for the development of, and delivery against, ambitious targets for level 6+ provision across all faculties and will have a solid background in both business to business partnering (ideally within a recruitment context) and Higher Education, combined with a sound commercial acumen in order to be successful. You will have a professional qualification or relevant degree, plus substantial, relevant managerial experience or in-depth experience in a specialist area, or a proven track record of relevant extensive work experience, demonstrating expertise in a field of work and management experience of projects, people and resources. In this pivotal role you should be professional and persuasive, as you will be required to liaise both with the most senior staff in the University in the planning, implementation and delivery phases, as well as with key corporate partners in the public and private sectors. Experience of leading a team would be a distinct advantage.

In return, you will be supported in developing your career, allowing you to progress towards your career goals in a friendly environment. We are able to offer a competitive salary and benefits package, including a generous holiday allowance and pension scheme. You will also have access to excellent sport, leisure and childcare facilities across our campuses.

This position is based on a full time, permanent contract.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

The University of Nottingham is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.