Project Director

North Kent College
Dartford [Kent]
£60,000 - £65,000 Per Year
22 Jul 2020 10:53
07 Aug 2020 23:59
Further Education
Job Level
Project / Programme Management
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
Organisational Type
General Further Education College

Project Director

Where you’ll work: This is a role-based at Dartford, with travel to Hadlow, Tonbridge and Gravesend.

Your pay: £60,000 – £65,000 per annum.

Your hours: 37 hours per week, Monday – Friday.

Your employment: Full time, 3-year fixed term contract until 31st July 2023.

Things are changing at the pace at North Kent College and, as Project Director, you’ll be able to directly influence where these exciting changes take us.

You’ll be a key member of our leadership team in this newly created role following our joining with Hadlow and West Kent Colleges. You’ll drive the successful delivery of key strategic projects across the Colleges and in a variety of fields, so you’ll need to be versatile in managing and coordinating projects ranging from Estates to IT to developing new procedures.

You’ll be a self-starter and a natural communicator, comfortable presenting your ideas to steering groups and working with external agencies. You won’t be afraid to challenge people’s ideas when needed, and your own to check strategies are working. You’ll be an outstanding project leader, experienced in keeping auditable track on the status of multiple projects, which is how you successfully manage competing priorities.

You’ll also have a mind for numbers and will be well versed in taking responsibility for budgets and deadlines. Naturally, you’ll have experience in similar professional roles, bringing your experience and enthusiasm to this key position.

In return, we’ll give you 37 days’ annual leave plus bank holidays, and you’ll be enrolled onto the Local Government Pension Scheme which also includes life assurance. You’ll also benefit from free parking and have access to a range of onsite facilities including a nursery, restaurants and coffee shops.

For a full job description and to apply, please visit North Kent College’s staff vacancies page.

The closing date for applications is Friday 7th August 2020.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students. All appointments are subject to the receipt of a satisfactory Enhanced DBS check, providing it to the College for review.


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