Head of Hair, Beauty, Health & Early Years (Maternity Cover), Bridgwater, Somerset

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Bridgwater & Taunton CollegeBridgwater, Somerset

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £45,108 to £48,391 per annum
Contract term: Maternity Cover



Salary: £45,108 to £48,391 per annum  

Working Hours: Full time 37 hours per week, all year round 

(Maternity cover for up to one year)

Location: Bridgwater Campus

Job Purpose

We are seeking a dynamic and energetic individual with strategic vision to build on the successes of the staff team and lead and develop the work of this Department.  As the Head of Department you will manage a team of committed and professional full-time and fractional staff from a variety of specialist backgrounds who work together to teach across the curriculum. 

Strong budgeting, interpersonal and organisational skills are essential for this challenging and exciting post.  You must be an excellent teacher and have the skills to inspire, motivate and lead your team in our relentless drive for ensuring high quality sector relevant provision within this grade 1 department.  

A full awareness of the national agenda for Further Education, and an ability to use this knowledge in furthering the work of the department, is essential.

As a member of the Area Management Team you will have a responsibility to contribute to the Area’s development, reporting to the Assistant Principal and your AMT colleagues on the activities within your department and success against targets.  You will also actively participate as a member of the College Management Team (CMT) in shaping the strategic direction of the College. 

If you are interested in applying for this post and wish to know more information, please follow the link below; 


Application closing date: 12 Midnight Thursday 5 April 2018

Interview date: Tuesday 17 April 2018

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More about Bridgwater & Taunton College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16+ years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Main Campus, Bath Road, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 4PZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1278 455464
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Bridgwater College is an extremely successful tertiary college based on a modern purpose-built campus and is responsible for the vast majority of post-16 education and training in Bridgwater and the surrounding area. 

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