Head of Apprenticeships, West Bromwich

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Sandwell CollegeWest Bromwich

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £46,000 - £49,000
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Sandwell College is a great place to work; a large, successful, richly diverse and growing college that has achieved significant success over recent years and has further, big ambitions for its future. With over 5,200 young people studying there it has significant plans for further expansion across its core 16-18 market, apprenticeships and Higher Education. It is also working on skills development for adult students and has 4,000 students enrolled on these programmes.    

The college has two state of the art campuses in West Bromwich accessible through excellent transport links and, having recently merged with Cadbury College, now has a dedicated Sixth Form College in Birmingham.  

This is an exciting time for the college to develop its work with schools and it has approval to act as an academy sponsor.    This is a key, new role at the college and the successful candidate will bring a previous track record of success. They will have responsibility for managing the effective delivery of all apprenticeship provision, ensuring that apprentices and employers have an outstanding experience with the college. 

 With a well-proven ability to establish new and develop existing relationships with local and regional employers, the appointee will ensure that the college responds effectively to employer needs, growing and adapting offers to fit with demand ensuring that exceptional levels of quality and service are achieved in line with its high aspirations.    

If you have proven success within apprenticeships, are equipped to act as a credible ambassador on behalf of the college to a range of its external stakeholders, are resilient, influential and have significant experience of improving and quality assuring apprenticeship provision then get in touch.   

 This is a great opportunity to play a real part in achieving our goals, and in making a difference to the lives of the students we serve.   

 How to Apply?   

 Please go to our vacancies page by using the web address below, http://www.latestvacancies.com/sandwell/, where applications should be submitted online. For further information you can also find and download a copy of the job description/ person specification by clicking on the job title. We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response.    

 The post will close at midnight on Monday 19th November 2018

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More about Sandwell College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16+ years
Address: Central Campus, 1 Spon Lane, West Bromwich, West Midlands, B70 6AW, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 121 667 5000
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