Head of Faculty (A Levels & Skills)

Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire (Sir Benfro)
£50,626 - £57,019 pro rata
21 Dec 2018
20 Jan 2019
Job Level
Head of
Contract Type
Full Time
Organisational Type
GFE College

Do you have a desire to lead staff and support learners to make outstanding progress at a high performing College in Wales? Can you think strategically and positively while embracing opportunities for growth and innovation? Are you passionate about education and skills, and capable of leading by example with a “can do” attitude? If so, then we would welcome your application.

Situated in a beautiful location in Pembrokeshire, the College has recently opened its new ‘Campus 6’ dedicated A level centre with state of the art teaching and learning facilities.   

This role will be pivotal to the College’s strategic goal to “Deliver outstanding quality learning programmes and develop skills in learners that are critical for their life chances, including improving literacy and numeracy”.

The Faculty of A Levels and Skills is one of four in the College looking after over 300 learners at Key Stage 5 and providing cross College delivery of skills including GCSEs.  This position is part of the Senior Management Team and reports directly to the Principal.

If successful you will be responsible for managing a team of approximately 40 staff and leading, monitoring and developing the Faculty’s curriculum offer whilst delivering against quality targets and maximising student outcomes.    Additionally, you will be responsible for identifying creative curriculum strategies in order to deliver against challenging financial targets.

A proactive, customer focussed ethos will be essential to ensuring the Faculty Culture underpins the wider College values of Think More, Learn More, Be More.

Applicants with Welsh language verbal communication skills at intermediate/ advanced /proficiency level are particularly welcome. We welcome applications in Welsh and English.

Closing Date: Midnight, Sunday 20th January 2019

Proposed Date for Selection and Interview Process: Tuesday 12th February 2019

If you are ready to join a College that is committed to developing the talents of both students and staff please apply via the application method provided on FeJobs.

For an informal discussion about the role please contact the Human Resources Department on 01437 753281.