Harrogate College is a part of Leeds City College which is one of the UK's largest FE establishments with around 1400 employees and over 22,370 students. Offering a diverse curriculum within a vibrant and multicultural learning environment, our goal is to deliver excellent and innovative education which supports and inspires every student to achieve their ambitions.
Harrogate College is a general further education college that serves the Harrogate District. The college has a wide curriculum offer for 16—18 year olds, adults and apprentices. The vision for the college is to be the provider of choice for technical and vocational education in the Harrogate District.
This vision will be built on high quality education delivered by industry trained professionals to meet the needs of the community it serves. To support that vision we are looking to appoint two Programme Mangers for the School of Business and Professional Studies. The role will involve the performance management of staff with strategic responsibilities linked to quality of education including, teaching learning assessment, quality assurance and the progression of learners to positive destinations.
The impact of this role is to ensure all students have an outstanding learning experience, are retained at college where they develop their knowledge and understanding of their subject and the relevant skills for their next level of study or employment. We are looking for individuals who have a natural can do attitude, will embrace change and empower staff and students to achieve outstanding progress. If you have the skills required, a passion for learning and making a real difference to young people we would like to hear from you.
Please use the person specification (on the job description under "Documents Available") to complete your supporting statement.
Employees of Leeds City College enjoy a wide range of benefits. To find out more about what we offer click on the following link: http://www.leedscitycollege.ac.uk/the-college/jobs-and-careers/benefits/
Leeds City College is committed to Equality of Opportunity (ensuring everyone is treated fairly) and safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful applicants are required to complete an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS) check as well as mandatory pre-employment checks which may also include checking social media profiles. We positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.