Head of Wellbeing Operations – Grade 8 Jobs in Dubai – UAE at University of Birmingham

Title: Head of Wellbeing Operations – Grade 8

Company: University of Birmingham

Location: Dubai – UAE

Type: Full Time, Student

Category: Education

Position:  Head of Student Experience & Wellbeing – Dubai Operations – Grade 8
Head of Student Experience & Wellbeing – Dubai Operations – 97568 – Grade 8-(2100012M)
Description Position Details Dubai Professional Services, External Relations University of Birmingham, Dubai campus Salary:
Competitive Grade 8 Full time – Permanent


Dubai, UAE Closing date: 19 June 2021 University of Birmingham Dubai Having established ourselves in Dubai International Academic City in 2018 we are now moving to a new and exciting phase of our development with the opening of our new state-of-the-art campus in September 2021. This post represents an excellent opportunity to join an ambitious World Top 100 University as we continue to grow our long-term strategic mission in Dubai, the UAE and the wider region.

Our campus reflects the very best of Birmingham through our presence in Dubai. Professional Services Ethos Our ethos as a Professional Services team has been developed in line with the principles of being a . In particular, here in Dubai, this means that all Professional Services colleagues seek to collaborate effectively to ensure the needs of the whole campus community and our stakeholders are met.

It also means that we work constructively together to provide a flexible range of service and support that adapt to the changing needs of the Campus as we grow. There are specific focal points in the academic cycle when all Professional Services team members will be expected to contribute regardless of their primary role, for example Welcome or Graduation. In addition, the duties listed below are illustrative of the general nature and level of responsibility of this post which is likely to change over time in response to the needs of the Campus and as you develop your experience and skills.

You willhave the opportunity to develop and may also need to specialise your duties further, over time, in agreement with your manager. In order to contribute to the success of the team and the University’s vision for the Dubai Campus the Professional Services team will be seeking to continue to recruit and develop colleagues who display: a high level of intellectual aptitude;

strong agility and a portfolio of skills that can adapt to meet changing circumstances; an innovative and creative mindset; and both an enterprising and entrepreneurial nature to support our growth and pursuit of excellence. Department Overview The Services and Support thematic area will focus on providing all students with the University of Birmingham Dubai with a wide range of high quality services and support.

This will also support the University and our academic colleagues in the delivery of our academic mission in respect of both

Educationand Research including:
Welcome and induction activities Careers, employability and skills support Programme administration support and services Research administration support Visa and immigration services Information advice and guidance services Learning an library services Wellbeing services Academic Skills support Support to the University of Birmingham Dubai Students’ Association General student administration through to graduation support. Job summary The postholder will lead on strategy and high quality delivery of a range of services that promote and support student wellbeing, student development and an excellent student experience for all UOBD students.

They will be an experienced…


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