Head of Data Services

Epsom, Surrey, England
£39524 per annum + Excellent Benefits
05 Oct 2016
02 Nov 2016
Vacancy Filler
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a forward-looking College of Further & Higher Education that serves a large area of South East England with a wide range of vocational and academic courses, both full and part time. The College is situated in Ewell, close to Epsom in Surrey, and is located in the green belt near Epsom Downs and can easily be accessed either by car (junctions 8-10 on the M25) or rail (Ewell West is close and the college is next to Ewell East where you can get regular direct trains to Clapham Junction and Victoria). The College was last inspected in February 2016 retaining its overall grading of 'Good' under the robust new Ofsted standards.

Our client wants to help the learner succeed in their ambitions. Their students value their welcoming, friendly and caring atmosphere. Their lively learning community helps to make the most of their learning experience at the College.

They are currently recruiting to the following position:

HEAD OF DATA SERVICES up to £39,524 p.a.

They are seeking an experienced data professional to join the College's management team as their Head of Data Services. You would be responsible for ensuring data quality of the College's student records and provide line management for a team of five Information Administrators. The Head of Data Services will ensure data quality and accuracy that is compliant with government funding guidance and data practice through the development of their management information systems with the associated processes and procedures for data collection and maintenance.

The person that they are looking for would have had significant experience in a data management function. A communicator with well-developed diagnostic and problem solving skills you would use your excellent organisation skills to meet deadlines for submission of monthly data returns.

Experience working in the further education sector, although desirable, is not essential.

Our client is able to offer you a final salary pension scheme, generous holidays and the facilities of a College campus set in 7 acres of green belt in a peaceful setting. The College has excellent transport links and is set in a location convenient to London and the South East and offers a large free on-site car park.

Closing date for on line applications: Thursday 20 October 2016

Interviews will be held on: Wednesday 2 November 2016

Our client is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of learners and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening including checks with past employers and enhanced DBS clearance.