STAND celebrates the power of ordinary people to change the world. We support third-level students to stand up for justice and equality, learn more about important global issues, and find out what they can do to take positive action.

We do this by running a range of activities in collaboration with students at third-level campuses across Ireland.

We are a not-for-profit initiative run by the educational development charity Suas. We are currently recruiting, check out the full job description for the open role below. You can subscribe to our newsletter to stay up to date on STAND vacancies or check out our student opportunities.

Head of Programmes

The purpose of the Head of Programmes is to lead our GCE programme delivery. They will line-manage 4 -5 staff and will be in charge of the monitoring, delivery and reporting of our ambitious programme targets; the coordination of our stakeholder engagement across Higher Education Institutes (HEIs); programme quality and innovation; and they will contribute to seeking financial sustainability for our programme delivery.

This is a busy, hands on role, that will require the right candidate to be comfortable with performing high-level management tasks and, at busy times, supporting the team in the implementation of activities. Its an exciting role that allows the right candidate to further drive our impact.

You can read the full job description here.

Applicants can apply by submitting a CV and cover letter to [email protected] The closing date for applications is Monday 21st of November 2022, 10am.

Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Ireland at the time of application. We regret to inform you that we are not able to respond to all candidates and shortlisting will apply.

First interviews will be held in the week of the 28th of November.

Suas is an Equal Opportunities Employer, we are committed to fostering an inclusive and collaborative work environment that values all identities, perspectives and experiences, and provides opportunities for learning and growth. We welcome applications from people from all backgrounds & experiences.