Head of Student Governance
Head of Governance required to manage a small governance team in the West Midlands, for respected HE body.
Your new role
To advise on cases involving disciplinaries, fitness to practise, complaints and appeals, and to manage a team providing administrative and advisory support throughout the operation of these procedures.
You must be ready to handle complex and sensitive matters, and to advise on procedural and substantive issues. You will be required to balance the interests of a range of internal and external stakeholders, advising on specific cases and broader policies and practices.
You will also be responsible for managing the Governance team's workload, performance and progression.
What you'll need to succeed
Seeking a 3-5 years' PQE Solicitor or Barrister with experience in student governance matters, Higher Education disputes, or comparable work such as complaints-handling or regulatory work. You will require confidence in delivering practical advice to academics and senior management across a wide range of student governance issues. The ability to identify and analyse risks and evidence is critical.
What you need to do now
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