College Manager - College of Medicine & Health

College Manager-College of Medicine & Health

Whole-Time Permanent Post

Following a decision of Governing Body, a new structure was implemented which saw the establishment of 4 Colleges:

  • College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences
  • College of Science, Engineering and Food Science
  • College of Medicine and Health
  • College of Business and Law

The College is now the key point of resource allocation and academic decision making, marking a shift from centralised decision making to a devolved model.  

To support the Head of College, who now has overall leadership, budgetary and strategic management responsibility for the College, the post of College Manager has been created, reporting directly to the Head of College. 

The College Manager will have overall responsibility for the management and delivery of the academic administrative support services within the College, to ensure it operates to the highest international standards of best practice in academic organisations.  The role will include that of change agent, not just in the initial development of the College identity, structures and systems, but also on an ongoing basis to ensure the development and delivery of new opportunities and initiatives. The College Manager will assist and advise the Head of College in the formulation and implementation of the College Strategic Plan.

The successful candidate will play a key role in developing and maintaining interfaces of the highest quality between the College and the Offices of the University senior management.  S/he will work closely with the Managers of the Academic Units and Senior Administrators to develop and maintain excellent working relationships between the College and the Academic Units.

The successful candidate will have strong academic qualifications to Masters Degree level (or equivalent), a demonstrated record of  success and accomplishment as a manager and senior administrator in a position of responsibility and comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the University.  [A full list of criteria is provided in the post particulars attached below].

Salary scales     €84,313 - €101,352 (Scale B)  €80,099 - €96,285 (Scale A)

Closing date:  Monday 5th January 2009 at 12 noon

An application form must be completed and returned [via post or email] to: Recruitment Office, Department of Human Resources, University College Cork, College Road, Cork.


Tel: 021-4903073

Fax: 021-4271568

University College Cork is an equal opportunities employer

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