Senior Tutor – Division of Health Sciences

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The Division of Health Sciences provide education and training to develop the human resource for the island’s health sector, supporting programs designed to train persons which include Pharmacists, Nurses, Medical Laboratory Technologists and  Health Information Managers.


The Senior Tutor leads the academic and administrative function by creating synergies and collaborating positively to achieve successful outcomes involving the various teams in the Division.




  • Responsible for the overall management of a Division that offers degrees, associate degrees and certificates.
  • Responsible for the preparation of the estimates of expenditure specific to the Division costs’, the requisition of appropriate materials and monitors expenditure including claims made by service providers and over-time payment.
  • Responsible for the monitoring and evaluation of staff to ensure that effective teaching methods and practices are employed and procedural standards are maintained
  • Assist the Office of Human Resources and Labour Relations in the identification and selection of staff and suitable resource persons as tutors, consultants and examiners and makes recommendations for the filling of vacancies within the Division.
  • Make arrangements for the selection and admission of students in collaboration with tutorial staff.
  • Ensure that student records are completed at the end of each semester and submitted to the Office of the Registrar according to the standards set.




  • Ability to work with diverse teams to achieve optimal results
  • Ability to collaborate, cooperate and maintain exceptional relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Computer literacy with advanced knowledge of MS Office
  • Exceptional oral and written communication and interpersonal skills; strong organizational and analytical skills.




  • A Master’s degree is required; earned doctorate from accredited college or university is preferred.
  • Have experience in educational leadership or closely related field.
  • Supervisor or management experience preferred.
  • Supervisory or management experience preferred.
  • Teaching experience in post-secondary education preferred.




  • Minimum seven (7) years working in a senior administrative position in an educational, health care environment or with an international/regional health organisation.
  • Demonstrated leadership in education management and systems.



Applications indicating the position in the subject line should be accompanied by detailed Curriculum Vitae and copies of qualifications and two recent testimonials submitted on or before September 01, 2017 to:


The Chairman, Board of Management,
Barbados Community College
“Eyrie”, Howell’s Cross Road, St Michael or via email to


Only shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged

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