Director of Quality Improvement, Leicester

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Leicester CollegeLeicester
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

We are one of the largest Further Education Colleges in the UK with more than 22,000 learners studying with us on a wide range of courses. Our mission is to equip people with the skills they need to be successful in education, in work and business and in their personal lives.

This is an exciting time for Leicester College. We have just been inspected and are awaiting publication of the report, so this is a great opportunity for a new Director of Quality Improvement to help shape the future direction of the College. We are looking for an outstanding person to build on strengths we already have to lead and drive further development in teaching, learning and assessment, and create and maintain a culture of continuous improvement with an unrelenting focus on high expectations, progress and achievement.

With strong influencing skills, you will quickly develop effective working partnerships with curriculum areas, leading a quality team which will focus on improving performance and quality still further, putting in place innovative solutions to support the achievement of College targets and objectives.

You will have strategic vision and drive, together a strong track record of success in leading and managing quality development and improvement within a further education environment, ideally with experience as the college nominee or as an inspector. As a resilient manager comfortable with change, your ability to deliver improvement and change is as important as your skills in planning and developing strategy.

If you would like to discuss the role further, please contact Julie Fessey on 0116 2242018 who will arrange a telephone call with Verity Hancock, Principal.

Closing date: 23 January 2018
Interviews: 08 February 2018

Leicester College is proud of its diverse workforce and welcomes applications from the whole community.

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More about Leicester College
Address: Freemen's Park Campus, Aylestone Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE2 7LW, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 116 224 2240