Senior Academic Manager- “Teaching for Success”-Tunis-RA20153458
Middle East North Africa (MENA)
Country / Territory
Education & Society
Job Category
Pay Band
Pay Band 7
Vacancy Description
Fixed term contract for 2 years (+1 subject to continued funding)/ Full time post- Pay Band MM2B. Post holder must have the right to work in Tunisia. Closing date for applications: 15/08/2019.

The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We create friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries. We do this by making a positive contribution to the UK and the countries we work with – changing lives by creating opportunities, building connections and engendering trust.


British Council Tunisia is looking for Senior Academic Manager to join our British Council team..


Purpose of job:

This is one of two Senior Academic Manager roles in the “Teaching for Success, Tunisia” programme. Together these two roles are responsible for the academic and technical validity of the programme’s activities. Each Senior Academic Manager leads on a range of sub-projects and fulfils management, academic and technical responsibilities that relate to the effective delivery and quality assurance of the project.

The postholder will play a key role in reviewing, shaping and implementing project strategy and will work closely with a range of stakeholders including funding partners, Tunisian Ministry of Education partners, consultants, beneficiaires and other stakeholders.

The job aim is to make a significant contribution to the success of the programme by managing the training, CPD & technical assistance activity, and ensuring & overseeing the robust monitoring & evaluation and quality assurance of the project.

For more information regarding this vacancy, please refer to the documents below: 

Senior Academic Manager - Role Profile 
British Council Behaviours
British Council Core Skills


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