Spurgeon’s College has a worldwide reputation for its work in Baptist Christian theological education and has a global reach in its student body. In its 167th year, Spurgeon’s College has exciting plans for the future, as it achieved Degree Awarding Powers in 2022.


The College is looking to recruit an Academic Director, who would be part of the Senior Management Team as the current post holder is retiring in the summer. The College is looking to appoint a dynamic Academic Director to provide academic management and leadership within the College, especially as it seeks university status and research degree awarding powers. The candidate will have the opportunity to teach and to have one day a week ring fenced for research. The candidate will be expected to participate fully in the life of the College community.


It is an Occupational Requirement for the post-holder to be a practising Christian under Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010.


Refer to the job information pack for details of how to apply. The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 3rd February 2023