Wirral Metropolitan College

Assistant Principal Business Development and Apprenticeships

CH41 4NT, Birkenhead
£51,662 - £63,524 per annum
11 May 2018
25 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Organisational Type
GFE College

With a turnover of £20m and c.10, 000 learners, Wirral Metropolitan College is the largest provider of 16-18 education, adult education, training and apprenticeships in Wirral. The College operates from four excellent sites predominately in Birkenhead and was rated as ‘Good’ by Ofsted in 2017.  The College has a strong infrastructure and is well on the way to achieving its vision to be Outstanding.

We are currently seeking to appoint an Assistant Principal Business Development and Apprenticeships to lead our Employer Services’ Team. As part of the Senior Leadership Team and reporting directly to the Vice Principal you will play a significant part in the effective delivery of the College’s Apprenticeship and Traineeship function through the achievement of the College’s targets with respect to recruitment, quality outcomes for students and financial performance. You will be instrumental in controlling the College’s business development responding to employer needs and building/maintain the College’s business networks. In addition, you will effectively manage the College’s subcontractor provision and one-off education contracts.

The successful candidate will have a passion for excellence and a proven track record of developing and delivering employer-led education and training. You will be adept at leading staff teams and have a sound understanding of overseeing the recruitment and delivery of Apprenticeship frameworks.

This post will involve working 35 hours per week, which may include occasional evening work and will be based at our Wirral Waters Campus in Birkenhead.

All applicants who are offered employment will be subject to a record check from the Disclosure & Barring Service before the appointment is confirmed.

Closing date: 25th May 2018

Interview date: 4th June 2018           For full details of the role and our online application process please visit the College website https://www.wmc.ac.uk/

Wirral Metropolitan College is actively committed to maintaining an environment which promotes and embeds equality and diversity as a core value.  The College ensures the principles of the Equality Act 2010 are adhered to and all job applicants and employees are treated equitably and fairly.