Head of Academy for Digital, Creative and Business Enterprise - Northu

Northumberland College
36217.00 - 40536.00 GBP Annual
07 Oct 2017
26 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Northumberland College has two main campuses at Ashington and Kirkley Hall and centres at Hexham and Berwick and was Graded Good by Ofsted in May 2017.

Our new GBP2.5 million state of the art STEM centre which opened in Sept 2017 has dedicated facilities and cutting edge technologies which offers unique opportunities and real experience to develop the high level skills our region requires.

The Head Academy for Digital, Creative and Business Enterprise responsible for leading, creating and sustaining an innovative and exciting curriculum offer in this vocational area. You will play also play a lead role in driving continuous quality improvement within teaching, learning and assessment across the Academy.

You will be responsible for ensuring the achievement of targets within your Academy, including success rates, enrolment, attendance, retention, achievement, value added and high grades as well as ensuring financial viability.

Educated to Degree level in a subject related to the Academy Subject areas, you will also have a proven ability to lead and manage a diverse team, including setting a culture of high expectation and achieving outstanding outcomes. You will also be experienced in curriculum planning, delivery and review with experience in using a wide range of learning technologies.

Closing date: 29 th October 2017

Northumberland College is fully committed to:

  • safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment
  • equality, diversity and inclusion for students, employers, the communities it services, staff, governors and customers who come into contact with the college

All appointments to Northumberland College are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure check.