Faculty Manager (A-Level and Business), Reading

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Reading CollegeReading
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Up to £37,338 PA
Contract term: Permanent

About us

Activate Learning are a forward thinking, successful education group whose mission is to provide talent for business. Transforming lives through our learning philosophy.

We are a group of 3 Further Education Colleges, 5 schools, 2 apprenticeship providers and a business school. We run four colleges in Saudi Arabia and do international work in China, India and South East Asia. We serve approximately 30,000 students across our group each year.

Our focus is on learning and enabling all who work with us to gain the skills, knowledge and attributes to gain employment and be promotable and successfully employed for as long as they want. We concentrate on what motivates learning and creating the emotional environment for all of us at Activate Learning to gain confidences and resilience to learn how to develop ourselves. To achieve this we work closely with businesses to understand their needs and involve them in our developments.

The Role

Part of your role will be spent teaching and the other half will be spent improving team performance, with a corresponding improvement in the student experience and student outcomes. You will also work with the Faculty Co-ordinators to ensure high quality organisational planning and compliance with necessary administrative procedures.

The Person

This is a key role and as such we're seeking an exceptional candidate who holds a teaching qualification and has significant teaching experience as a successful teacher with the 16–19 age group. You will have an understanding of what makes outstanding teaching and learning and proven management/ leadership experience. For the A-Level and Business Faculty Manager, you must be a vocational specialist.

So if you have experience of working with individuals and teams to develop their performance and experience of working in an FE environment then you could be what we're looking for. In return, we can offer you a range of benefits:

  • ongoing professional development
  • pension scheme
  • generous annual leave entitlement
  • childcare vouchers
  • discounted rail tickets

Interview date: W/C Monday 18 December 2017

Any person offered a position will be required to complete a DBS application. Activate Learning is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

Job location

More about Reading College
Address: Kings Road, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 4HJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 800 371 434