Head of Learning (STEM) - Seevic & Palmer's Colleges Group

Recruiter
Seevic & Palmer's Colleges Group
Location
Benfleet
Salary
Competitive
Posted
07 Mar 2018
Closes
18 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This is an exciting time to join the newly merged Seevic and Palmer's College . The post will be based at the Palmer's Campus. We are looking for an experienced and inspirational Head of Learning to join our community and to lead and manage our science and computing departments through the next phase of their development.

The College is going through a period of accelerated change and this new post, as part of the management team, will be instrumental in the delivery of the new strategic vision. We believe in exciting everyone about the possibilities in life and exist to equip students with the edge they need to succeed.

The post requires someone who will be innovative in approach, passionate about the needs of students and be a motivational leader. The role requires management of teaching staff and technician support staff, budgets (staffing and resources) and timetabling.

The department of STEM currently offers a wide choice of A levels and Vocational courses

The successful candidate will:

Have a proven track record of raising standards and can demonstrate inspirational teaching and learning

Have experience of managing a department and managing innovative change

Be resilient and capable of working in a changing environment

Be able to demonstrate energy, enthusiasm and commitment to working as part of a team

Be able to assess and develop further the current curriculum offer have excellent time management skills ??

Have a degree in a related subject to the area

In return we offer:

A real opportunity to make a contribution to the local community. A generous pension scheme 35 days holiday entitlement plus statutory UK Bank Holidays Child care voucher scheme. Cycle to work scheme Paid time off for community activities and well- being initiatives Excellent CPD opportunities