Education Manager / Course and Event Manager

East Molesey
£28000 - £30000 Per Annum DOE
14 Jul 2017
11 Aug 2017
Guru Careers
Charity, Education
Contract Type
Full Time

Education Manager / Course and Event Manager

An Education Manager / Course and Event Manager is needed to join an International Centre of Excellence based in Hampton Court Palace. Expect an all-encompassing exciting role managing all activities relating to courses and events for this prestigious organisation.

For over 145 years this leading charity has boasted unrivalled expertise in the techniques of hand embroidery. With a wide variety of events, exhibitions, tours and courses they have taken this fascinating, traditional art and made it relevant to today. They are now seeking an Education Manager / Course and Event Manager to devise initiatives to bring back old students, as well as developing programmes to attract new ones.

Managing a team of three the Education Manager / Course and Events Manager will develop and manage courses, talks and tours across all sites. At the forefront for all course activities you can expect to run / organise open days, meet potential students and explain the programme, liaise and develop the satellite centres (UK, Ireland, Japan, North America), set, monitor and meet financial targets, keep in contact with tutors and anything else necessary to increase student numbers and ensure a quality student experience at all times.

To qualify... You should be an Education Manager / Course and Events Manager / Events Manager / Course Administrator / Education and Events Manager / Further Education Manager or similar with a CV that demonstrates:

  • Experience in a similar role managing educational courses and events;
  • Experience of people management;
  • Experience of setting and meeting targets;
  • Excellent people skills – you don't mind talking in front of a group;
  • Excellent computer skills (word, excel, database);
  • Evidence of team building and team working;
  • Personal drive and ambition to achieve targets.

Based within an amazing historic palace, the Education Manager / Course and Event Manager can expect a superb working environment which includes wonderful grounds and great transport links. Get in touch.