Infrastructure and Construction Skills Centre Manager
Package: Generous holiday allowance, a defined benefits scheme, and training opportunities available
Job category/type: Management
Job description: Weston College is seeking to appoint an outstanding manager to lead and direct the Infrastructure Construction Skills Centre as a commercially viable enterprise, combining both commercial and education funded training within the Weston College Group.
The primary focus will be to lead the management, development and implementation of all commercial activity around the three key areas of Scaffolding, Groundworks and Plant Training, alongside offering a wider range of construction site ready courses. The expectation is that the Infrastructure Construction Skills Centre will be considered the market leader in the South West and the wider region for high quality commercial and apprenticeships and training.
It is expected that the post-holder will have a strong civil construction industry background and a high degree of knowledge/experience of the sector training needs.
The post-holder will have responsibility for:
- The management of a team of staff, assessors/trainers, setting and achieving targets and establishing and maintaining outstanding provision;
- Building partnerships with industry and growing a wider network of contacts that will ensure the centre meets expected core targets for growth and income;
- The day-to-day operation of the centre and the logistic planning of the centres activities to maximise workshop, classroom and site usage.