An exceptional opportunity for an inspirational leader
Kirklees College is a large successful FE college, currently, Ofsted graded as Good, operating across Kirklees with centres based in Huddersfield and Dewsbury.
The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work within a modern building, with excellent on-site facilities such as a fully equipped gym, hair and beauty salons and a fine dining restaurant.
Hours: 37 per week
Kirklees College is a large successful FE college, operating across seven vocational centres and a number of community-based centres across Huddersfield and Dewsbury. With an income of £38million, we offer a broad curriculum to over 15,000 students across the full-time study, apprenticeships and part-time courses. We enjoy strong support from partners in the communities we serve and know that our continued success depends on our ability to provide a learning experience that is second to none. We want the College to grow and flourish, based on a reputation for excellence and inclusion, serving the needs of students and employers.
We are now seeking to appoint to his new role as Executive Director of College Information Systems. You will be responsible for leading on the transformation of the College’s information systems, ensuring high levels of integration across key systems.
As an experienced senior leader, you will have a proven track record of successfully working with multiple funding sources and delivering innovative solutions and driving continuous improvement.
You will be an inspirational leader with a strong sense of purpose, and should have a good track record in leading teams through periods of development and change. In addition, you will have highly developed communication and collaboration skills together with a detailed understanding of the complex funding structures.
As part of the Executive management team, you will play a crucial role in reviewing, shaping and implementing the long-term strategy for the College.
We will expect you to work with skill, pace and commitment. You will be working with a progressive, committed and supportive Board and Senior Leadership Team who are ambitious for success. This post provides an exciting opportunity to deliver successful, sustainable and meaningful change and to contribute to the College being clearly recognised as a beacon of excellence and inclusion.
If you believe that you have the skills, experience, drive and enthusiasm to meet the challenge of this key role then please follow the link to apply:
Shortlisting will take place on 3rd June 2019
Interviews for this post will take place on 21st June 2019
If you have any queries about this post, please e-mail or telephone ext. .
Kirklees College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As a College, we are committed to Equality, Diversity and Inclusion and welcome applications from all sections of the community.