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Head of School, IDEAschool

Job details

Eit Hawke's Bay
17 Nov 2021
Hawke's Bay
Work type
Full time employment
Work classification
Community & Access Arts, Education & Development


Join the EIT management group and the talented team at IDEAschool who are leading the way in delivery of a relevant curriculum for the creative industry through project based creative studies.

The Head of School will work with Programme Coordinators and lecturers to enable innovative, high-quality teaching and learning, research, and community collaboration.

IDEAschool provides a range of programmes including Certificates in Creative Careers, NZ Diplomas in Art and Design, Music, Fashion and Screen Production through to the Bachelor's, the Honours and Masters in Professional Creative Practice and a number of short courses.

The Head of School will have a successful record of leadership and management experience, preferably in a tertiary environment. An understanding, experience and empathy for the creative sector is essential together with experience with innovative teaching and programme development.

As the school has a developing international strategy the Head of school will need to have entrepreneurial flair as well as an aptitude for new business development.

A postgraduate qualification and research experience with a history of successful quality outputs an advantage.

Your management role will encompass everything from:

  • the efficient, professional day-to-day running of the team
  • managing our commitments to our students
  • marketing, new business generation and community collaboration
  • promotion of research activity
  • the continued implementation of quality philosophy and practices.

Most of all you'll have the skills and personality to lead and inspire your team.

How to apply

Applications close at 6pm on Wednesday, 17 November 2021.

For a job description and to apply please click on the link provided or visit Jobs@EIT on our website

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