Science and Higher Education Programme Manager Isreal
Wider Europe
Country / Territory
Tel Aviv
Education & Society
Job Category
Project Management
Pay Band
Locally appointed Grade G
Vacancy Description
Pay Band: 6 / G Contract Duration: Indefinite Region: Wider Europe Location: Israel, Givatayim

Science and Higher Education Programme Manager

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.
We are currently planning to establish a wide-ranging programme that would enhance collaboration between British and Israeli academic institutions though institutional partnerships on high profile conferences and symposia, travel grants for leading and early career researchers and scholarships schemes for young Israelis to study in the UK.

The post holder will be expected to contribute to the development and implementation of the British Council in Israel’s activities on Science and Higher Education, including identifying opportunities and developing programmes, creating new partnerships, researching and reporting.

The main opportunities for this role are;
* Developing our future mobility and higher education portfolio.
* Creating deep relationship with key stakeholders and partners to ensure sustainability of our mobility and higher education programmes

The postholder will report to the Head of BIRAX and Higher Education.

** The role is open to candidates who have the right to live and work in Israel. Local contract conditions will apply and the position is not globally mobile
**   If you are interested to apply, for further information please see the documents below: 
Role profile
British Council Behaviours
BC Core Skills

If you are interested in applying and feel that you are suitable for the role, please apply before 7th July 2019 (23:59 UK Time).

Valuing diversity is essential to the British Council’s work. We aim to abide by and promote equality legislation by following both the letter and the spirit of it to try and avoid unjustified discrimination, recognising discrimination as a barrier to equality of opportunity, inclusion and human rights. All staff worldwide are required to ensure their behaviour is consistent with our policies.