Head of ICT Training Department, Riyadh Saudi Arabia
TO 20000SAR (£48k / $60k tax free per yr) + all usual expat benefits
Higher Ed / Further Ed
m2r Education have an opportunity with a UK provider who operates a technical college in Riyadh, KSA. They need a highly qualified Head of ICT. Asap start.
The college offers a three year Bachelor Degree in technical disciplines such as Mechanical Technology, Electronics and Electrical Technology and Information Technology.
English is the main language of instruction during the whole Bachelor program and students receive intensive instruction in technical English to complement their education.
The three-year program combines the latest vocational training with a thorough formation in a chosen technical specialization.
Successful graduates will receive a Bachelor of Engineering Technology (BET).
To provide drive and innovation in the leadership of the Academic Department.
The post holder will be responsible for all provision and services within their department with the aim of achieving outstanding outcomes for its students and a strong financial position.
Key to this will be leading and developing the departments curriculum and staff so that it becomes recognised as the leading provider of technical education in the region.
The post holder will be part of the college’s leadership team reporting to the Vice Dean Teaching, Learning and Quality. He will lead on and be accountable for all aspects of the department direction, operations, performance and achievement.
Comfortable with communicating to stakeholders, including external stakeholders and employers, the post holder will have excellent communication skills and be able to develop vision and strategy and inspire staff and students in the department to deliver.
An essential part of the role is to be an active member of the College’s management team and to make a positive contribution to the corporate management of the College.
Experience / Qualifications:
- Masters degree in Information Technology (PhD ideally)
- 10yrs experience (Work & Training)
- 5yrs management experience
- Middle East experience preferred
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook, Excel and Power Point).
- Native speaker of English essential due to visa purposes
- 240000SAR (£48k / $60k TAX FREE)
- Accommodation allowance
- Transportation allowance
- Medical cover
- Return flights