Department Lead – School of Design
An exciting opportunity has become available for a passionate designer or design lecturer to join a leading 3rd level college in Dublin city centre.
Based in the heart of Dublin City, this Department Lead job will involve interacting with both staff and students, ensuring the best possible learning and teaching resources, materials and overall environment is available to all. You will work to ensure students have a stimulating and enjoyable learning experience to enable them to achieve their very best.
You will be responsible for ongoing programme development and ensuring class leading programme delivery along with the day-to-day management of the programme(s). While offering a high degree of autonomy and ability to be a key decision maker, this Department Lead job will involve working closely with the Institute Director and will be supported by a student services / academic support team as well as external subject matter experts.
You will have excellent organisational and communication skills, along with the ability to build positive relationships with colleagues and students. You will have a strong passion for and background in design and be committed to sustaining the highest quality of teaching and learning outcomes and dedicated to further driving the growth and success of the department and its students.
The successful applicant for this School of Design Department Lead will have:
- Relevant degree level qualification
- 5 years+ professional design experience and/or 3rd level lecturing or administrative experience
- Excellent interpersonal skills and be committed to further driving the growth and success of the department and its students
- Fantastic organisational and communication skills
This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of Dublin’s leading design education institutions. The role is a 3-year fixed term contract position and offers flexible working conditions for the right candidate.
If you have the necessary skills and experience for this Design School Department Lead job, please apply below.