University of West London

Two Governors

The University of West London is seeking a number of exceptional individuals to guide it through the next phase of its ambitious new strategic direction.

• Governors – two positions (one from 1 February 2019 and one from 1 August 2019)

Each role will be instrumental in helping the University of West London complete its transformation into a high-quality, employer-engaged university which reaches out to learners of all ages, nationalities and backgrounds.

You will have extensive experience in a senior relevant role, experience of working strategically in a complex organisation, and a track record of outstanding achievements. With your skills and commitment, you will be able to make a significant and effective contribution to the governance of the University. We are particularly seeking those with expertise in Finance but welcome applications from candidates with a broad spectrum of skills. We also wish to increase participation of women and ethnic minorities on the Board.

The University will benefit from your expertise, specialist knowledge and experience, while giving you the opportunity to be a part of the dynamic higher education sector. Your input will be essential in driving forward the new strategic plan of the University where we aim to be a hub of transformative learning and a cradle for professional talent both in the UK and across the world.

Specifically, we intend to be:

• Ranked in the top 50 universities in the UK.

• The university with the highest employment rate in the UK.

• Consistently best modern university in London.

The deadline for applications is Sunday, 6 January 2019.

Interviews will be in February 2019.

To informally enquire about the position, contact :
Marion Lowe (marion.lowe@uwl.ac.uk) or Coral Mason-Dunn (coral.mason-dunn@uwl.ac.uk)

To apply online click here, or to apply by email click here.