Assistant Principal Curriculum

Hours: 37 hours per week
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Closing date: 20/04/2020

Macclesfield College is a leading provider of Further Education and Higher Education in the North West of England. Recognised as a ‘Good’ College at its November 2017 Ofsted inspection.

Macclesfield College has just been confirmed as the overall best- performing FE institution within the key Cheshire and Warrington sub-region, according to the latest statistics published in the National Achievement Rate Tables.

Furthermore on 5th April 2019, Macclesfield College was proud to be awarded winners of the ‘Business and Education’ category of the East Cheshire Chamber of Commerce Awards.

The Role:

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding individual in the position of Assistant Principal – Curriculum to support the Vice Principal Curriculum and Quality in delivering outstanding standards in student achievement, progression and outcomes whilst promoting a culture of excellence with a focus on high expectations and continuous improvement.

You will be responsible for line managing the Curriculum Business Leads and developing high levels of accountability through effective target setting and performance management.

With a strong commitment to both the professional and personal development of all College academic staff you will have a full understanding of quality standards and a sound understanding of the current FE/HE climate.

Possessing a degree or equivalent you will have a Cert Ed/PGCE teaching qualification together with Level 2 English /Mathematics /ICT qualifications and will be able to evidence a proven successful record of high quality teaching, assessing and improving quality within the Further Education sector.

With recent curriculum management experience you will also possess exceptional oral and communication skills and have a natural ability to work effectively with a wide variety of internal and external stakeholders to both inform, influence and build relationships.

The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and satisfactory references.

The College is committed to equality of opportunity. We welcome applications from all sections of the community, particularly from members of ethnic minority groups.

The position will close at 9:00am on 20th April 2020.

To apply for this post, please download the application forms by clicking on the ‘Application Forms’ link shown below.

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