The Manchester College

Head of Department -Student Support

England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
£40950.98 - £51331.51 per annum + Excellent benefit package
10 Sep 2018
24 Sep 2018
LTE Group
Job Level
Head of
Contract Type
Full Time
Organisational Type
Sixth Form College
The Manchester College has many Campus locations across Greater Manchester, each with its own specialist cutting-edge facilities within a friendly and supportive environment. We are the largest Further Education College in the UK providing education and training to a wide range of learners.

We now have an exciting opportunity to join us as a Head of Department of Student Support on a permanent, full time (37 hours per week) basis.

The purpose of the role is to provide outstanding management and leadership in the development, planning, delivery and monitoring of student support and experience for student on campus.

In order to do this, you will need:

Must have teaching qualification or current relevant industry experience

Must have Numeracy and Literacy skills (level 2 or equivalent)

Proven track record of management of a large and diverse team

Must have experience in quality assurance/control processes and procedure and in particular SAR processes and business planning.

Experience of effective resource and performance management utilising computerised management information systems.

Experience of staff training and appraisal

Demonstration of ability and vision in developing the curriculum

Interpersonal leadership skills

The Manchester College is an equal opportunities employer welcoming applications from all sections of the community. We have also recently been awarded the Investors in Diversity award. If you feel you could make a difference in this rewarding and growing sector, apply today on

All applicants must demonstrate in their application their ability to meet the Key Responsibilities, Key Result Areas and Qualifications/Skills/Experience detailed within the role profile for shortlisting purposes.

Salaries are based on skills, qualifications and experience. All salaries are subject to job evaluation

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