Head of Division - Construction
This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the major providers of education and training in Yorkshire and Humberside. York College was judged to be Outstanding by Ofsted in 2013 and continues to have Outstanding financial health. We are proud of the successes of our students and their progression into higher-level study and employment.
York College has recently opened a brand new Construction and Skills Centre which sits alongside its new main College building and provides an outstanding environment for teaching and learning. About the role We are looking for an effective, focused and dynamic Head of Construction to build on the success of the previous post holder. Our Construction Division is outstanding and offers an exciting and diverse portfolio of courses catering for part-time and full-time students, whilst also working with apprentices and employers. We are looking for the successful candidate to develop new provision to meet local need and to continue and develop the high standards and community links already in place. The successful candidate will have experience of programme leadership, and curriculum design and validation, and have a track record of improving and maintaining high quality in technical and professional and craft based provision. They will lead by example in the promotion of high quality teaching and learning, and will have effective organisational skills, the ability to motivate others, knowledge of funding and of the key issues facing further and higher education. Educated to degree level in a construction or civil engineering discipline and holding membership of one of the following professional bodies, MCIOB, CIAT, RICS, ICE, IStructE is highly desirable. The post is available from January 2017. For an informal discussion about the role please contact Nikki Davis, Assistant Principal, on or email Closing date: 4th November 2016 Interviews: 18th November 2016 An Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check is required for this post.
If you would like to apply for this post please submit your application form by 12 noon on 4th November 2016.