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Dean/Executive Dean (Operations/Academics/online Learning) (JB721) - Dean/Executive Dean

Dean/Executive Dean

Umkhanyakude, KwaZulu-Natal ยท  More than 30 days

  • Description



  • Dean/Executive Dean (Operations/Academics/online Learning) (JB721)

    Durban

    Negotiable/Market Related



    The Dean/Executive Dean would be responsible for the academic and operations aspects of the business. Seeking a mature individual with who has strong academic leadership skills and abilities with in-depth understanding of operational, finance, commercial, HR and online learning functions of a higher education organization. The successful candidate should have a good understanding on digital learning experiences and the move to online learning that the Covid pandemic has created.



    Educational Requirements:

    PHD or Doctorate in Education, Administration, Humanities, Commerce or Finance

    Extensive experience in education of which 5 years must be in a management/operational role

    Experience in strategic planning and execution

    Experience in formulating policy and developing and implementing new strategies and procedures

    Skill in examining and re-engineering operations and procedures

    In depth knowledge of education and training legislature framework

    A good understanding of teaching and learning, academic operations (Programmes development) as well as quality and planning

    Tech Savvy

    Duties and Responsibilities:

    Online staff development

    Academic advisory centre

    Product digitization

    Strategic rollout plan for digitization of group course material and implementation thereof

    Academic and Student support

    Oversee credits, graduation, certification as well as assessments and assignments

    Higher education operations/TVET education operations

    Evaluation process

    Quality academic support to lecturers and students

    Budget management

    Manage people cost, departmental budget and monitor expenditure and budget variances

    Planning and strategy

    Formulating direction and support initiatives and implementation



  • Requirements

  • Minumun level of education: Doctorate /Master's /N8
  • Years of experience: 10
  • Availability for travel: No
  • Availability for change of residence: No

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Job summary

  • Dean/Executive Dean (Operations/Academics/online Learning) (JB721)

  • Umkhanyakude, KwaZulu-Natal

  • Company

    Kontak Recruitment
  • Type of contract

    Permanent contract

  • Work type

    Full Time

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