Assistant Principal – Adult, Community & Student Services

Stanmore College
Stanmore [Greater London]
£65,000 - £65,000 Per Year
17 Jan 2023 13:45
31 Jan 2023 23:59
Further Education
Job Level
Deputy / Vice Principal
Contract Type
Full Time
Organisational Type
Sixth Form College

Assistant Principal – Adult, Community & Student Services





We are looking for a talented and experienced FE practitioner to be our new Assistant Principal for our Adult, community and Learner Services provision. This individual would report to the Vice Principal.


This role has the overall responsibility for all Adult and community curriculum and Learner Services. This role will focus on quality matters, ensuring excellent performance in all areas of the Colleges work.  The individual will work closely and purposively with the Senior Leadership team and manage all relevant Heads of schools and managers. They will provide effective leadership for these areas. They must also have experience of student Services, hold a Safe-guarding qualification and be conversant with Student funding and bursaries.


We have successfully grown and diversified our income in recent years, working with employers and other local stakeholders to heighten our profile.  Stanmore College has achieved a ‘Good’ Ofsted grade (2017) and we are QAA Confident.  This is an excellent time for an Assistant Principal to lead our our adult, community and learner services departments and join us as we are determined to be judged ‘Outstanding’ by the time of our next inspection by building on our current strengths.


Stanmore College is a growing and aspiring General Further Education (GFE) College in the London Borough of Harrow. The provision includes study programmes for 16 – 18 year old students and further education courses for our adult learners plus foundation and BA Honours Degrees. Courses are provided in a wide variety of subject sector areas except for those relating to construction, retail and agriculture.


Our successful postholder will have a degree at honours level, a full teaching qualification with evidence of recent and progressive career development and appropriate professional development.  As an inspirational leader, you should have a strong track record in the management and development of staff and a commitment to student success and all-round excellence. 


Staff Benefits


  • Staff Development & Training Opportunities
    • 50% discount on college run courses (Adult Guide)
  • Generous pension scheme
  • Generous holiday leave entitlement, plus bank holidays
  • Season ticket loan
  • Free on-site car parking
  • On-site cafeteria and coffee outlet (Costa Coffee)




  • Health & Wellbeing
    • Free independent telephone counselling service with our Employee Assistant Programme
    • On-site Counselling service
    • Free on-site gym
    • Various evening well-being classes
    • Cycle to work scheme


The salary for this post is spot salary £65.000


Application form and further details of the post available from the Stanmore College website following the link: or email [email protected]


Closing date for applications is Tuesday, 31st January 2023

Interviews will be held on Thursday 9th February 2023