Job details

Job details
Employer St Francis Xavier Sixth Form College
Location London
Salary Sixth Form Colleges' Scale
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Posted New this week
Closing date
Job starts 8 January 2018

SFX is a dynamic and ambitious Sixth Form College, one of the closest Sixth Form Colleges to both the City of London and to Parliament. We thrive on our many engagements and connections with higher education, with employers and with external agencies and we relish the challenge of working out how best to equip our young people to compete and flourish in the future. The College achieves excellent standards and is proud to support many young people from non-traditional backgrounds to successful progression to higher education and to employment.

Head of Health & Social Care

Start Date: 8 January 2018

We are seeking to appoint an experienced and inspirational Head of Department to manage a thriving Health & Social Care department offering courses at BTEC Level 2 and 3. The successful candidate should be an experienced practitioner, with a successful track record in respect to outcomes and experience in managing teams. Such a candidate will need talent, vision and the skill to inspire excellence in both colleagues and students. The college has a small on-site nursery with a very experienced manager and the person appointed to this role will also act as line manager/coach to the Nursery Manager.

The salary will be paid on the Sixth Form Colleges’ scale (£26,710- £42,128) per annum inclusive of Inner London Weighting) Progression will be by one scale point each year, subject to satisfactory appraisal outcomes, until scale 9 is reached. A Responsibility Allowance for this role is payable starting from £4,000 per annum dependent upon experience.

Benefits include, excellent training opportunities, free use of our state of the art gym, cycle to work scheme, an on-site nursery and childcare vouchers in a supportive community environment, 2 minutes walk from Clapham South Underground Station.

The closing date for receipt of application forms is Monday 2 October 2017.

Interviews are scheduled to be held on Wednesday 11 October 2017.

In promoting equal opportunities we welcome applications from all sections of the community. All disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria will be shortlisted for interview. 

SFX is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of young people. Successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Education through a Christian Community

About the employer

About SFX

St Francis Xavier College is a top performing Sixth Form College based in Balham, South London, easily accessible by public transport and with ample on-site parking. We are a fully inclusive College so students are welcomed from all abiliti...

Information about St Francis Xavier Sixth Form College
Phase Further Education
Gender Mixed
Age range 16+ years
Denomination Roman Catholic
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Locations and contacts

Malwood Road
Balham
London
SW12 8EN
United Kingdom
+44 20 8772 6099