Partnerships Office Team Partnerships Office Team

Academic Lead

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Ian Dewing - Academic Director of Partnerships

  • Overall responsibility for UEA's academic partnership developments and relationships with partner organisations
  • Reporting to PVC (Academic)
  • Working closely with the Partnerships Office in ensuring that academic standards are met and carrying forward the UEA strategic priorities for partnerships.

 

Administration


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Sally Walker - Head of Partnerships

  • Learning and Teaching Service Senior Management Team
  • Overall responsibility for the Partnerships Office
  • Partnerships strategy
  • Higher Education Review preparation
  • Implementation of QAA Quality Code
  • Support for UCS Taught Degree Awarding Powers 
  • Policy development
  • Oversight of partnership agreements
  • National representation: 


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Laurence Daly - Senior Partnerships Manager

Responsible for:

  • London disengagement arrangements
  • Initial Teacher Education co-ordination for UCS, including liaison with Ofsted 
  • Social Work course liaison across all partners, including liaison with the Health and Care Professions Council (HPC)
  • Partner institution exam boards
  • Panel member at validation events
  • New partnership negotiation
  • Regional liaision
  • Regional representation:

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Gavin Tash - Senior Partnerships Manager

Responsibility for:

  • Institute of Health and Social Care Studies (Guernsey)
  • INTO UEA 
  • Partnerships Office reports to UEA Learning and Teaching Committee
  • Lead for UCS and UCS Learning Network Centres:
    • UCS Ipswich
    • UCS Bury St Edmunds
    • UCS Lowestoft
    • UCS Great Yarmouth
    • UCS Otley
    • UCS Suffolk New College
  • PGR arrangements for partner institutions
  • Partner institution exam boards
  • Panel member at validation events
  • Staff development events

Stephen Knock

Stephen Knock - Partnerships Manager

Responsibility for:  

  • Easton&Otley College 
  • Secretary to IHSCS (Guernsey) Joint Committee
  • Secretary to City College Norwich Joint Board of Study
  • Secretary to INTO UEA Joint Board of Study
  • UCS Learning Network HE Committees at UCS Otley
  • Data management
  • Websites
  • Partner institution exam boards
  • Panel member at validation events

Sharon Davies - Partnerships Manager

Responsibility for:

  • City College Norwich
  • Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts
  • Support to the Director of Internationalisation
  • Secretary to Easton&Otley College and Mountview Joint Boards of Study
  • Academic appeals and complaints
  • Partnership agreements
  • Partner institution exam boards
  • Panel member at validation events

Jeanette White - Senior Administrative Assistant 

Responsibility for:

  • Support to Sally Walker and Ian Dewing
  • Support to Gavin Tash and Stephen Knock
  • Admin support for Joint Board of Study/Joint Committee meetings
  • Processing External Examiner and Academic Link reports
  • Partner graduation ceremonies
  • Finance enquiries
  • Partnerships calendar and validation schedule
  • Web-based committee papers
  • Records management

Coelis Witcher - Senior Administrative Assistant

Responsibility for:

  • Support to Laurence Daly and Sharon Davies 
  • Admin support for Joint Board of Study/Joint Committee meetings
  • Processing External Examiner and Academic Link reports
  • Partner graduation ceremonies
  • Finance enquiries
  • Partnerships calendar and validation schedule
  • Web-based committee papers
  • Records management
  • Website support