City and Islington College is looking for an exceptional Director to lead our Centre for Health, Social and Child Care
Based in the centre of Islington the Centre for Health, Social and Child Care is one of 5 Centres that make up City and Islington College. A leader in its field, the Centre enables around 1,500 students, predominantly 16-18 year olds, to achieve their ambitions. We offer a wide range of courses delivered within three schools: Hair & Beauty, Supported Learning, Childcare, Health & Social Care, Public Services and Access to Counselling & HE. Developing and maintaining our high profile partnerships with stakeholders will be a key aspect of the role, in order to broaden links with the world of work, creating relevance for students. You will also take on a cross-college role by agreement with the Principal.
Responsible for leading the Centre you will be passionate about vocational education, with substantial leadership experience and a strong track record of successful delivery in a Further Education context. With a background in teaching, you will be able to lead on curriculum innovation, putting students at the heart of our Centre and diversifying our offer for a changing world.
Part of the Capital City College group formed following the merger with Westminster Kingsway, and the College of Haringey, Enfield & North East London, we are now the largest college in London and the second largest in the country with a student population of 37,500.
Find out more about City and Islington College here: http://www.candi.ac.uk/about-us
If you are passionate about transforming lives through exceptional education and training and would like further information and details of how to apply please visit, http://www.candi.ac.uk/work-for-us/vacancies/vacancies
As an employer we want our workforce to reflect the make-up of the diverse communities we serve. Therefore, we positively encourage applications irrespective of gender, ethnic origin, belief, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability.
CLOSING DATE: 7th April 2019
INTERVIEWS: 29th April 2019