Director of Schools and Learning, Angus

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Angus CouncilAngus

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

In Angus we take pride in the past while looking to the future.

Angus is a great place to work, live and visit. We are an ambitious county with huge aspiration for our learners. To take forward this exciting and challenging portfolio we are seeking an exceptional leader, with a strong commitment to GIRFEC who is passionate about improving outcomes for all learners.

We already have a strong education service and positive relationships with the schools but we are keen to see further improvements in achievement. We are looking for a highly motivated individual with experience of leading in periods of change.

The successful candidate will be a member of the Corporate Leadership Team and in partnership with Councillors, communities and partners will build on the improvements of an already effective Council.

As Director and Chief Education Officer the successful candidate will be responsible for leading and directing our Head Teachers and delivery of an efficient school estate. They would also be expected to contribute community planning, corporate leadership and act as champion for our children and young people.

Ref: ANG02502

Closing Date: 16 September 2019.

Interviews will be held on Monday 21 October 2019 and Tuesday 29th October 2019.

If you have the drive and talent to take on this demanding and extremely rewarding role please apply at

For an informal discussion please contact Mark Armstrong, Depute Chief Executive on (01307) 491756 or at

More about Angus Council
Address: Angus House, Orchardbank Business Park, Orchardbank, Forfar, Angus, DD8 1AX, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1307476300
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