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Executive Director of Education

Glasgow City CouncilGlasgow City

Scotland’s largest public authority has an exciting opportunity for an Executive Director of Education who shares our vision to continue to deliver transformational change in our schools and nurseries and improve the outcomes of every one of the city’s children and young people.

Our nurturing city is sector leading and internationally recognised for the work we do to support our children, young people and families. 

Reporting directly to the Chief Executive this role has responsibility for more than 300 schools and nurseries, an annual budget in excess of £ 700 million and provides services to almost 80,000 children and young people. 

If you would like to join us on this challenging and rewarding journey, to find out more and how to apply visit;

Closing date: Sunday 26 September 2021

Assessment Centre: w/c 4 October 2021

Appointment Committee: 26 October 2021

Should you have any queries about the role or the recruitment process, please contact Evelyn Dougherty at Solace in Business on 020 7976 3311

Membership of Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme will be essential on taking up appointment along with eligibility for registration with GTCS, SSSC or another suitable professional registration.

Under the Local Government and Housing Act 1989 this post is politically restricted.

Information is available in alternative formats on request, phone 0141 287 1054.

As an Equal Opportunities employer our aim is to attract the best possible applicants from the widest possible range of backgrounds.

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