Education and Capital Manager

Hoople Resourcing Ltd
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Education and Capital Manager - Interim Role

5 months duration - potential to operate the equivalent of 3 days a week
To manage and lead a range of education services particularly in fulfilling the local authority's sufficiency duty for school places
To lead on the coordination and development of Herefordshire's SEN 16-19 Free School commissioning project in conjunction with the EFA
To develop and implement school building schemes in line with Herefordshire's Schools Capital Investment Strategy (SCIS), particularly in relation to specific building projects including providing project sponsor role to a new build scheduled for completion November 2017. To take forward specific school build projects including feasibility, development of design, build.
To oversee the further development of the SCIS including meeting chairs of governors and headteachers, local community leaders, working with planning and property services
To oversee the maintenance programme for schools as the client, working with property services and planning to deliver schemes within budget and on time. To manage budgets, working with finance and property services.
To manage the admissions and transport commissioning functions, including arrangements for in year fair access panel.
To work with corporate colleagues to ensure a clear, coordinated approach to health and safety for schools, fulfilling the local authority's statutory responsibilities.

• Good track record of delivering outcomes through directly managing staff, budgets and service areas.
• Experience of operating within a commissioning role to successfully ensure the delivery of outcomes.

• Significant experience of service planning and implementation.
• Strong organisational/'political' awareness and record of delivering organisational change.
• A Good understanding of broader sector and emerging trends.
• Track record of achieving value-for-money through a commercial approach


Qualifications & Curriculum Framework Level 7 for specialist knowledge and managerial knowledge or equivalent experience for both.

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