Job Vacancies - Head of Higher Education

Moulton is one of the UK's leading specialist Colleges providing education and training in land based, construction and sports studies, from pre-entry to Postgraduate degree level. In addition we are in the process of developing an exciting new Food & Drink provision. Moulton has experienced unprecedented growth and development over the last decade and is now one of the largest specialist colleges in the UK, with around 5,500 students, 400 staff and a turnover of approximately £25 million p.a. With high levels of student achievement and significant and continuous investment in resources, the College enjoys superb facilities within a rural environment.

The College holds the Matrix standards, holds LSIS Beacon Status and is a recognised Investor in Diversity Stage 2.

Head of Higher Education

Closing Date:
March 05 2019
Date of Advert:
February 12 2019
Contact Name:
Human Resources
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Head of Higher Education
Salary: £35,191.00 - £39,799.00 plus benefits.

Moulton College, a leading Higher Education provider is seeking to appoint a Head of Higher Education (HE) to lead the continued expansion and improvement of the provision. 

This role will allow the successful candidate to create the strategic and operational plan and delivery of Higher Education at Moulton, with a focus on exceeding student/ employer needs. To aid the development of the HE area, there will be opportunities to participate in careers/ open events and HE specific promotional activities to attract new students and make Moulton a college of choice in the HE sector.

As Head of HE you will have a daily responsibility to support both staff and students in all areas of college life. The successful candidate will provide inspirational leadership across teams to provide an outstanding Higher Education experience through high quality teaching and coaching, whilst supporting the development of the HE staff team by promoting a positive work setting. Meanwhile, initiating curriculum development activities to provide students with a diverse learning environment with outstanding student engagement

You will have previous experience in the growth and development of HE provision, and a consistent record of producing high levels of performance. With an in depth knowledge of the current HE climate, including funding and data returns, you will be an accomplished leader who is able to bring teams on a journey with you. You will be a strong communicator and be able to formulate strong professional relationships quickly.

Working for Moulton College attracts a range of benefits including but not limited to;

  • Membership of the Teachers’ Pension Scheme
  • High street discounts
  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • Healthcare cash plan
  • Free onsite parking

The College is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff to share this commitment.

Please note that all successful applicants will be required to undergo an enhanced background check conducted by the Disclosure & Barring Service prior to employment commencing.

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