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Academic Director

  • Full Time
  • Malta
  • €23500 - €25500
  • Education, Managerial
  • Apply By: August 5, 2021

JOB ID: 23247

Required Skills
Budgeting Communication Higher Education Leadership Recruitment Research Written and Oral English Communication
Job Description

Company Introduction

Our client is a provider of a variety of software solutions to aid and facilitate organizations and students alike in the education sector.

Job Responsibilities and Duties

  • Work with Academic Coordinator to select student and teacher of the month awards;
  • Motivate diverse multidisciplinary teams in order to achieve a high level of performance;
  • Interview and recruit teachers for appropriate departments;
  • Plan budget, schedule, and resources for college and community-related activities;
  • Plan faculty meetings, orientations, training, and workshops;
  • Coordinate with other Academic Department Managers in sharing faculty and other educational and instructional ideas;
  • Support and participate in college and community-related activities;
  • Develop and implement academic enhancement programs for students and implement faculty development programs;
  • Manage faculty resources, administrative staff, and other college resources;
  • Develop educational processes and policies to meet curriculum goals;
  • Provide training to faculty on the latest instructional technology and technique;
  • Develop/unique and interactive educational programs and courses for students;
  •  Assist in preparing students’ report cards/transcripts and attendance records.


  • At least 3 years experience, demonstrating achievement as an academic, covering teaching, research and professional practice in higher education;
  • Possess a Master’s degree or equivalent in Education or any other management related discipline;
  • Experience of academic leadership within an education-based organisation of comparable size and complexity;
  • Experience of securing continuous improvements to respond to staff and student requirements to deliver a high level of service.

Personal Skills

  • Leadership skills;
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Strong public speaking skills;
  • Computer literacy and have a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office;
  • Ability to work with diverse curricular subject areas;
  • Must be organized and able to coordinate works with others.
  • Good knowledge of office principles and procedures is required;
  • Knowledge of best practices and research methodologies in curriculum, assessment, and teaching.