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    Lead Academic Coach

    Interserve Learning & Employment

    Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia

    Date Posted: 2017/01/09

    Job Description

    The Lead Academic Coach is the senior member of the ILE coaching team reporting directly into the Provider Head.

    This is a senior management position that would line manage the Lead Teaching and Learning Coaches, the Executive Coach, the Quality Manager Coach and the Student Services Manager Coach. The post holder will be a key member of the College board and will deputise for the ILE Provider Head in his absence. The role would suit someone with a deep understanding of how high performing FE colleges function, and someone with experience of working in and across multiple college functions.

    Performance manage a team of key ILE senior managers. Schedule regular 1:1 meeting with all direct reports to monitor progress against the CIP and contractual milestones

    Attend all board meetings and contribute to all senior decision making discussion forums

    Work collaboratively with other ILE coaches in the college to further the improvement agenda. Promote and advance an agenda of academic excellence in the FE


    Qualification Requirements:

    Undergraduate degree from an accredited institution

    Masters degree (PhD preferred) from an accredited institution

    Certified Prince 2, PMP or similar

    Skills and Experience:

    Extensive management background within an educational setting, ideally in

    the FE sector.

    Extensive experience across college operations, specifically related to quality assurance and/or student services/experiences.

    Possess a strong team work ethic, excellent communication skills and the confidence to influence and negotiate at all levels of the organisation.

    Is knowledgeable about research-based professional development models, powerful professional development designs, and multiple forms of coaching.

    Superior interpersonal skills.

    Excellent negotiation skills.

    Must be able to read and write an acceptable level of English.

    Arabic speakers are highly sought after.


    Certificate Prince 2, PMP or similar

    Job Details

    Job Location:
    Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia
    Company Industry:
    Education, Training, and Library
    Company Type:
    Employer (Private Sector)
    Job Role:
    Teaching and Academics
    Employment Type:
    Full Time Employee
    Monthly Salary Range:
    Number of Vacancies:
    Job Ref.:

    Preferred Candidate

    Career Level:
    Years of Experience:
    Min: 3 Max: 20
    Residence Location:
    Master's degree
    Min: 30 Max: 60

    This job is posted in the following Specialties:

    Management Education Coaching Leaders