Head of Professional Programmes and the Wakefield Business School

Recruiter
Wakefield College
Location
Wakefield
Salary
42000.00 - 42000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
14 Apr 2017
Closes
12 May 2017
Category
Education
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Head of Professional Programmes and the Wakefield Business School

Ref: 1114

Hours of work: 37 hours per week

Salary: Circa GBP42k

Location: Wakefield City Campus

We have an exciting opportunity to join the Senior Leadership Team in this new role which will be key to the success of our brand new Advanced Skills and Innovation Centre which opens this summer.

The successful candidate will be responsible for developing, articulating and implementing the strategy for the Wakefield Business School. They will be responsible for developing an innovative and relevant curriculum, exploiting opportunities for income generation and enhancing the Wakefield Business School brand within the District and across the wider region through a combination of high academic standards and the latest business practice.

You must be able to demonstrate:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to influence and inspire internal and external stakeholders
  • A track record of implementing strategies to improve student experience

You will hold:

  • A degree or professional qualification of an equivalent level
  • Relevant Postgraduate Level 7, qualification, or currently working towards
  • PGCE / Teaching Qualification

Benefits include:

  • Child Care Vouchers
  • Generous Annual Leave
  • Discounted Metro Card Scheme
  • Good Pension Scheme
  • Excellent Training & Development

Closing date: 11.00am on Tuesday 2 May 2017

Provisional Interview / Assessment date: 16 / 17 May 2017

See what we have to offer and come and join us. For further details, please refer to the job description and person specification above.

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Wakefield College is committed to safeguarding the welfare of all students and this post will be subject to Enhanced Disclosure from the DBS.

We aim to develop a workforce that reflects the diverse community we serve and positively encourage applications from all.