Head of Business, Professional Studies and Science

West London College
W14 9BL
£51,709 - £57,817 Per Year
17 Jun 2022 19:44
03 Jul 2022 23:59
Further Education
Job Level
Head of
Business / Management Studies, Sciences
Contract Type
Full Time
Organisational Type
General Further Education College

Head of Business, Professional Studies and Science

Hours: Full time

Contract: Permanent

Salary: £51,709 - £57,817 per annum

Closing Date: 3rd July 2022

Location: Hammersmith Campus

About us:
At West London College, we are committed to championing innovation and creativity, and we invite you to join us on this journey. We welcome applicants who can share our values of Excellence, Ambition, Focus, Accountability, Inclusion and Integrity.

We have four College sites across West London at Park Royal, Ealing, Hammersmith and Southall. By bringing your skills to the College you will have a wonderful opportunity to make a difference to these students’ education and to their future.

As a diverse College in the UK, we offer an exciting, innovative and stimulating work environment with a wide variety of employment opportunities and a culture focused on Fairness, Respect, Equality, Diversity, Inclusion & Engagement.

For further information about the College, please visit our website. 

About the role:
We are searching for a Head of Curriculum for our Business, Professional Studies and Science areas who will lead by example and foster an ethos of reflective practice across the team.

You will be collaborative in your approach and methodical in your strategies to ensure your team develops and maintains a positive and inspiring culture for our staff and learners. Our learners are at the heart of West London College where we endeavour to inspire, lead and develop our staff to meet our learner's needs. 

Fostering relationships with the Deputy Heads of Curriculum, Programme Leaders, Teachers and other members staff is essential in building and creating a positive culture and environment to work in. 

If you are passionate and enthusiastic about improving and maintaining a high standard for our staff and learners, we would love to hear from you.

For more information please have a look at the job description which outlines the role and person specification in further detail.

What we offer:
Our team are important to us and we offer a wide range of benefits to recognise the hard work put in to supporting our learners.

As part of the Curriculum team you will receive:

• Eye care vouchers

• Cycle to Work scheme

• Season ticket loan

• Computer loan

• Teacher Pension Scheme (TPS)

• Continued Professional Development

• Access to the Colleges Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)

• Discount at the Colleges on site hair and beauty salon

Important Information:
The safety and welfare of our learners and staff is extremely important to us and this is why we pride ourselves on our safeguarding procedures. As part of our commitment to safeguarding, successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. Please note, it is an offence to apply for this role if you are barred from engaging in regulated activities relevant to children. For further information about our Safeguarding and Prevent policy, please visit our website.

We encourage and welcome applications from individuals, regardless of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment or identity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnership.

To apply, please complete an application form before the closing date specified, as CVs will not be accepted. Please ensure you also include a supporting statement as part of your application. We may close the application deadline earlier than expected, so please ensure you submit your applications as soon as possible.