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If you are interested in knowing the pro’s of taking a career as a college or university director, then this page will help you to understand everything you should know about director jobs in education. A director position in educational whether a university or college plays a major role in the running of the institution and traditionally is part of the senior leadership team.  

If you are comfortable in a leadership role/ position especially in an educational establishment and you are also very much interested and willing to help other people work collectively for a greater good.

Taking up this opportunity will require that you possess good communication skills both verbally and written, excellent organizational skills, time-saving abilities, and also be able to maintain an excellent confidentiality level while working on the job. You should be able to enthuse and motivate other key players in the university to provide positive results.

You should be resilient, tenacious and self-motivated, be able and ready at all times to take the initiative and maintain a healthy appetite to take risks and have a knack for working successfully even under pressure. This job position will easily appeal to you if you are a good team player as well as a good team leader.

The best part about this position is that there is no compulsory educational requirement that you must meet to qualify as the best candidate for this job; however, there are some requirements, which include-

  • A bachelor’s degree in any field and from a recognized college.
  • Good IT skills and appreciable knowledge of computer usage.
  • Fluent in Basic English language.
  • Years of experience working in a university, college or school will come in handy, although not essential depending on the role

The scope of your duties as a director will vary institution by institution, however, your role should be tailored specifically to work in line with the faculty you are placed under and also work towards the general good of the institution. However, it is also important to know that the overall purpose of this job is to provide strategic and operational leadership that will deliver effectively the institution’s mission. Among many others, your key responsibilities will include;

  • Provide strong governance while working closely with other directors, administrators and other workers to actualize set standards in the university.
  • Oversee day-to-day activities in other sectors in the institution.
  • Maintain an in-depth knowledge of the institution you seek to represent.
  • You will also be involved in the welfare and needs of students in the university; however, this responsibility will be subject to whichever faculty you are directly working under.
  • Perform any other duties that will be incident to this job description.

Apart from the benefits found in this position, you will also enjoy many benefits if you display a good level of competence in handling this job. Of course, the benefits include opportunities to advance in your career as a director.

So are you interested in being this person? If yes, hurry and apply for this post.

  • Director of MIS

    • Camborne, Cornwall
    • Competitive
    • Cornwall College Group

    This role is responsible for the development and maintenance of all software applications relating to our student records

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  • Director of MIS

    • Camborne, Cornwall
    • Competitive
    • Cornwall College Group

    This role is responsible for the development and maintenance of all software applications relating to our student records

  • Director of Estates

    • Blackpool, United Kingdom
    • £70,000
    • Blackpool and The Fylde College

    Documents Candidate Pack (PDF , 1145.95kb) Thank you for your interest in the post of Director of Estates at Blackpool and The Fylde College. Blackpoo


  • Director of Student Services, Safeguarding & Support

    • Ipswich, Suffolk
    • £45,427 to £53,427 per annum, Business Support Management (Points 15 to 21)
    • Suffolk New College

    This is an exciting opportunity to provide leadership and strategic direction to our Student Services, Safeguarding and Support teams.

  • Assistant Principal (Faculty of Academic Studies)

    • Halesowen, West Midlands
    • c.£62,574
    • Halesowen College

    Halesowen College is a thriving tertiary college located in the Black Country.   The curriculum is structured into three Faculties, each with an As...

  • Assistant Director - People Services

    • Birmingham, West Midlands
    • £39,874 - £42,037 per annum
    • South and City College Birmingham

    Aims of Job/Job Purpose: To develop and promote the Colleges Human Resource function. To be responsible for the operational management of the HR fu...

  • Director of Human Resources

    • Langley, Slough
    • Up to £65,000
    • Windsor Forest Colleges Group

    We now seeking a Director of HR to lead & manage all HR functions to enable the Group to recruit, develop & retain a high calibre workforce

  • Assistant Director of Curriculum and Progression

    • Sheffield, South Yorkshire
    • £45,000 per annum
    • Study Group

    JOB OVERVIEW Study Group’s pathway programmes are specially designed, university-recognised courses that help students to gain the academic, Englis...

  • Director of Operations of the Harper and Keele Veterinary School

    • Newcastle
    • £51,630.00 - £61,618.00 GBP Annual
    • Management Recruitment Group

    The Harper and Keele Veterinary School is seeking to appoint a Director of Operations.A unique partnership between two outstanding universities, the H