Chesterfield College

Director of Business, Professional and Service Industries

Chesterfield, Derbyshire
£48,831 to £63,691 per annum
10 Apr 2019
30 Apr 2019
VCF 1967
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time
Organisational Type
GFE College

(37 hours per week/52 weeks per year)

We are seeking a visionary leader with a clear, imaginative and dynamic vision for the future of the Directorate. You will have a proven track record of providing outstanding leadership, enabling curriculum teams to provide exemplary services and outstanding outcomes for students.

With experience of working in a senior capacity, you will provide inspirational leadership to ensure the excellent performance of teaching, learning and assessment, to become recognised locally and nationally as outstanding by the students, employers and communities we serve.

You will have experience of creating a responsive and comprehensive curriculum incorporating a range of provision types including apprenticeships which reflects the short and long-term needs of the regional economy and provides learners with clear ways to progress in their studies and to secure employment.

Your experience will include leading curriculum innovation and development to meet challenging KPIs in a complex setting.

You will have a minimum of 5 years’ management experience, together with a minimum of 5 years’ experience in the vocational area(s) associated to the role.

For further information about this outstanding opportunity, please contact David Malone, Chief Operations Officer on 01246 500814 or

To apply for this role, please attach your CV and a covering letter of no more than one side of A4 to your application, clearly demonstrating how you meet the criteria for this role (see Person Specification).

Closing date: 10.00am Tuesday 30 April 2019

Interview date: Wednesday 8 May 2019

­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­An offer of employment at Chesterfield College will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure carried out by the Disclosure and Barring Services.