Deputy Employability and Placements Manager

University of Leeds

Leeds, United Kingdom

ID: 7058884 (Ref.No. LUBSC1424)
Posted: August 7, 2019

Job Description

Internal only.  This post is only available to current employees of the University of Leeds who work in the Student Education Service.

Do you want to contribute to the University’s Employability and Placements strategy within a Faculty context? Can you lead and influence, effectively planning and directing resources to meet key priorities and challenges?

Working as part of the University Student Education Service you will be responsible for the effective leadership and delivery of employability and placements support, based initially within the Faculty of Business.

You will work in close partnership with professional colleagues and relevant academic leaders to lead, shape, develop and manage placements support.  You will require strong leadership skills to be take forward the Faculty and University vision and maintain the high standards of the faculty. You will work in partnership with the School Education Service Managers to ensure processes and practices within the Faculty’s constituent schools are managed effectively, delivered consistently and to agreed quality standards.

Reporting to the Faculty Employability and Placements Manager, with responsibility to the University’s Head of Careers, you will work collaboratively with other members of the Student Education Management Team and as part of the wider Employability and Placements function of the University to ensure staff resources are managed effectively. 

In this client focused role you will contribute to Faculty level plans and projects, working collaboratively with colleagues across the University, facilitating good communication, building positive working relationships and delivering results.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Laura Clarke, Interim Faculty Education Service Manager, Faculty of Business, Tel: +44 (0)113 343 2638, Email: 

Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Faculty of Business
School/Institute:  Leeds University Business School
Category:  Professional & Managerial
Grade:  Grade 7
Salary:  £33,199 to £39,609 p.a.
Working Time:  37.5
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Ongoing
Release Date:  Wednesday 07 August 2019
Closing Date:  Wednesday 21 August 2019
Reference:  LUBSC1424


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