Chair of Ambitious College Governing Body, London

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Voluntary
Contract term: Permanent

Do you have the skills to lead the Governing Body and work in partnership with the Principles of Ambitious College? Are you passionate about having an impact on its education, training and employment of young people with complex autism?

Ambitious about Autism is the national charity for children and young people with autism. Founded 21 years ago, our mission is to make the ordinary possible for children and young people with autism and improve their life chances.

Ambitious College sits across two campuses, the Pears Campus at College of Haringey, Enfield and North East London and West Thames College, London. As part of our 2020 strategy, we have set out our plans to have an even greater reach and impact over the next three years, which includes the growth and development of the college at the existing and new campuses.

This is an exceptional opportunity for a thoughtful, inspiring and committed Chair. You will be instrumental in leading the governance of our college through an exciting time of growth and development. You will give direction, ensuring that governors work as an effective team, supporting and holding account the college. You will bring strategic leadership to Ambitious College shaping the future of Ambitious about Autism.

Be extraordinary and join us in making the ordinary possible for young people.

For further details please see the attached recruitment pack. 

Closing date: Tuesday 16 January 2018 (midnight)

To apply please submit a CV to Jonathan Adamides-Vellapah with an explanation as to why you’re interested in this role and how your skills and achievements meet the requirements.

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More about Ambitious College
Type: Special Needs
Phase: Further Education
Age Range: 19 - 25 years
Address: Pears Campus, The College of Haringey, Enfield and North East London, High Road, Tottenham, London, N15 4RX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 3870 8775
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Ambitious College is a mixed independent specialist college for pupils with special needs aged between 16 and 25. It is located in Tottenham, north London, and caters for students with autism and complex needs. 

Ambitious College was founded by ...