College Principal – South Thames College, Wandsworth

Closing date:Expiring soon

South Thames CollegeWandsworth

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £88,031 to £120,551 per annum (inclusive of London Weighting)
Contract term: Permanent

We are recruiting for a College Principal to lead the curriculum and improve the quality of provision at South Thames College.

We will appoint an individual with a track record of proven leadership in the FE sector, backed by strong evidence of driving student outcomes forward, promoting great teaching and learning and supporting innovation in curriculum delivery.

The role will be part of the wider Group Leadership Team working across the newly-merged South Thames Colleges Group.

South Thames College is based in Wandsworth and Tooting and provides learning opportunities to about 10,000 students a year, bringing together 16-18 year-olds, Adults, Higher Education students and Apprentices. Knowledge of all these cohorts of learners will be an essential requirement for the successful candidate.

South Thames Colleges Group brings together four Colleges across South West London and this role will also involve a major contribution to the establishment and development of the whole Group.

Closing date for applications: 22nd January 2018

To apply for this post, please go to, search for the vacancy and then follow the steps to complete and submit an online application. 

For an informal conversation about the role, please contact the Group Principal/Chief Executive, Peter Mayhew-Smith, on 020 8268 3004.

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More about South Thames College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16+ years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Part of South Thames Colleges Group, Wandsworth Campus, Wandsworth High Street, Wandsworth, London, SW18 2PP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8918 7777
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South Thames College is part of the South Thames Colleges Group. The Group was formed on 1 August 2017 when Carshalton College, Kingston College, Merton College and South Thames College merged, creating one of London’s largest providers of post-16 ed...