School image

Director of Student Experience

Truro and Penwith CollegeTruro

We are one of the highest performing colleges nationally on all courses at all levels, rated Ofsted ‘Outstanding’ and a TEF Gold provider.

Due to retirement an exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly experienced, knowledgeable and skilled Director of Student Experience to join our Senior Management Team.

  • Do you have energy, enthusiasm, and commitment?
  • Do you hold a philosophy centred upon the individual student’s value and potential?
  • Can you help take forward this outstanding College and its communities?
  • Can you provide an environment in which students are well supported?

You will play a central role in delivering strategy, policy and processes which enhance Truro and Penwith’s College ‘student life’ experience.  Responsible for shaping the future direction of the following activities:  Student Support, Learning Support, Safeguarding & Prevent, Marketing, and Admissions alongside significant curriculum responsibility. You will be fully involved in high level strategic decision making, curriculum planning and providing direction for the holistic pastoral provision for all students. The successful candidates will be committed to delivering outstanding and comprehensive services to our learners, developing strong links and partnerships with local authorities, schools, multi-agency support services, employers and parents and striving to enhance the learner experience.

If you are an innovative and inspirational leader with experience of managing a multi-disciplinary management team, with a strong safeguarding background and passion for providing a professional, innovative and responsive culture of support and development of students in line with the mission, vision and values of the College then we would very much like to hear from you.

Closing date: 12 Noon, Friday 5 March 2021

Interviews likely to be held week commencing Monday 22 March 2021

Follow the link https://www.truro-penwith.ac.uk/work-for-us for an application pack and further details or contact us on 01872 305705. 

We offer a generous package with benefits including 37 days annual leave plus bank holidays and College closure days, teacher pension scheme, relocation package, free on-site parking and a variety of on-site benefits and discounts.  

Truro and Penwith College is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants must be willing to undergo a Criminal Record (DBS) check and past employment checks.

Supporting documents

Please note that you are wholly responsible for fact checking in respect of the information provided by schools. Please also check for the latest visa and work permit requirements that may apply. Tes is not responsible for the content of advertisements or the policies adopted by advertising schools. Tes asks that all schools follow Tes' Fair Recruitment Policy.