Principal & CEO

Principal & CEO

Waltham Forest College

Competitive Salary

At Waltham Forest College we strive to make a positive impact on our local communities and to be the first choice for vocational excellence. With an income of around £20m, a broad offer and a focus on outstanding teaching, learning and support, we make a huge impact on the success and well-being of our learners, employers and local communities.

Our ongoing journey of transformation over the last few years has brought about impressive successes in our learners’ outcomes and an aspirational culture with a passionate, committed workforce. In addition, we have developed a superb campus, doubled our apprenticeship numbers year on year and strengthened our platform for future development.

We are seeking a new Principal & CEO who will continue our forward trajectory and ensure that the college is effectively positioned to make the most of future opportunities. Key to our success will be ensuring that a responsive, high-quality curriculum serves the needs of our communities and that our teaching and learning are innovative and consistently striving for excellence. Our new leader will inspire and motivate our talented workforce, while acting as a strong ambassador externally.

The successful candidate will demonstrate leadership skills of the highest order, with a strong track record of achievement in a senior leadership role within a Further Education college. A commitment to student success, the ability to foster a culture of high aspiration and robust financial acumen are of key importance. You should also demonstrate a passion for the transformational power of education within diverse communities.

If you would like to discuss this exciting opportunity in more detail please contact Bernie Cullen (020 7034 2631; bernie.cullen@aoc.co.uk)

Closing deadline for applications is Wednesday 22 April 2020 at 12pm.

First round interviews will take place via telephone or video conference during week commencing Monday 27 April 2020.

Final selection will take place in the college from week commencing Monday 18 May onwards (dependent on current national status of the Covid-19 pandemic).

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Closing deadline for applications is Wednesday 22 April 2020 at 12pm.

First round interviews will take place via telephone or video conference during week commencing Monday 27 April 2020.

Final selection will take place in the college from week commencing Monday 18 May onwards (dependant on current national status of the Covid-19 pandemic).

Key information

Salary: Competitive
Location: London
Organisation: Waltham Forest College
Closing date: 22 Apr 2020
Posted on: 26 Mar 2020

Contact us

  • Bernie Cullen
    Recruitment Manager

Email bernie.cullen@aoc.co.uk or call on 020 7034 2631

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