Careers at BIMM

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A good music college is only as good as it’s people. We believe that BIMM is the best because we hire the best – it’s as simple as that. We look for people who view things a little differently. People with amazing credentials, a proven track record, a desire to be connected to something really special, and, of course, a deep-seated passion for music.

So, if you think you’ve got what it takes to be part of the UK and Ireland’s largest and leading contemporary music college, keep an eye out on the page below for job vacancies. We’d love to have you on board.


 


 
HE Administrator – Brighton

Location:  BIMM Institute Brighton
Reporting to:  Head of Student Services (Brighton)
Contractual hours:  9am-6pm, Monday to Friday

Person Specification:

We are seeking to appoint an experienced, energetic and highly motivated individual, with a strong background in education and administration who will have the knowledge and expertise to support the Higher Education and Student Services teams in successfully delivering the HE curriculum and assessment programme.    The successful candidate will be expected to provide senior administrative support service to staff and students within the Higher Education department at BIMM, and will work closely with the academic, Management Information and Student Services teams to ensure the HE courses at BIMM maintain high quality standards.  The successful candidate will be a team player who is used to working to tight deadlines and to ensuring that staff and students alike are able to meet exacting standards of educational excellence.  The role will entail support and interaction with other BIMM sites delivering similar HE programmes, to ensure parity and compliance.

Essential criteria for Applicant

  • Excellent proven ability to use Microsoft Office applications; accurate word processing and data entry skills, database skills
  • Experience of working in administration within a  higher education environment
  • Excellent telephone skills
  • Minute-taking skills
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Ability to prioritise and manage own time effectively and to work to strict deadlines
  • Methodical and well-organised

 
If you wish to be considered for this role, please send CV and letter of application to Izabela Nowak careers@bimm.co.uk by Wednesday 5th November 2014. Job Description available on request.

 


 


 

Academic Administration Assistant
Student Services – London

Location:  BIMM Institute London
Reporting to:  Head of Student Services (London)
Contractual hours:  9am-6pm, Monday to Friday

Person Specification:

The post holder will have a key role in ensuring that all aspects of the college’s academic policies are implement in line with the requirements of our key educational partners and in order to best support all one year students at BIMM London.

You will make a significant contribution to the provision of a high level of academic administrative support for all BIMM London courses. Excellent administration of programme documentation and exams and assessments together with a high level of customer service are key factors in ensuring the success of BIMM London. In particular you will lead on the production, publication and maintenance of the academic timetable for the School’s full-time courses, working closely with the Course Leaders and Heads of Academic Departments.

This post requires excellent communication, planning, organisational and time management skills. Your challenge is to ensure that all aspects of academic administration are delivered to the highest level.

This post will also include playing a significant role in supporting the Director of Academic Development and Quality Assurance, Head of Student Services and the programme teams in preparing for any course validations, inspections or monitoring visits from partner institutions.

Essential criteria for Applicant

  • Excellent proven ability to use Microsoft Office applications; accurate word processing and data entry skills, database skills
  • Experience of working in administration within a  higher education environment
  • Excellent telephone skills
  • Minute-taking skills
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Ability to prioritise and manage own time effectively and to work to strict deadlines
  • Methodical and well-organised

 
If you wish to be considered for this role, please send CV and letter of application to Izabela Nowak careers@bimm.co.uk by Wednesday 5th November 2014. Job Description available on request.

 


 


 

Deputy Head of Student Services – London

Location:  BIMM Institute London
Reporting to:  Head of Student Services (London)
Contractual hours:  9am-6pm, Monday to Friday

Person Specification:

The post holder will have a key role in ensuring that all aspects of the college’s academic and quality policies are implement in line with the requirements of our key education partners and in order to best support all students at BIMM London. This post has a central role in maintaining our national standing as a centre of excellence.

You will have responsibility for managing the provision of a high level of academic administrative support for all BIMM London courses in accordance with the termly academic administration project plan, and for liaising with the College’s academic partners. You will be responsible for timetabling duties such as construction, co-ordination and delivery as well as taking lead on providing academic administration support for full-time courses as directed by the Head of Student Services and the Director of Academic Development.

This post requires leadership skills, with excellent communication, planning, organisational and time management abilities. Excellent administration of programme documentation and exams and assessments together with a high level of customer service are key factors the provision of a high quality service to students and staff. Your challenge is to ensure that all aspects of academic administration in support of the College’s courses are delivered to the highest level.

This post will also include playing a significant role in supporting the Principal, Heads of Education and Programme Leaders in preparing for any course validations, inspections or monitoring visits from partner institutions.

Essential criteria for Applicant

A broad knowledge of and/or understanding of higher education academic administration and quality systems and procedures

  • Qualified to First Degree level with an excellent command of written English or equivalent professional experience
  • Experience and/or understanding of MIS systems with ability to interpret complex information and data
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate at all levels
  • Commitment to a high quality customer service ethos

 
If you wish to be considered for this role, please send CV and letter of application to Izabela Nowak careers@bimm.co.uk by Friday 31st   October 2014. Job Description available on request.