Director of Student Support

Recruiter
staff-finda
Location
Poole
Salary
51240.0000
Posted
11 May 2017
Closes
10 Jun 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Director of Student Support

£51,240 PER ANNUM + Excellent Benefits

This leading college on south coast is an inspiring place to study - and to work. Based across 3 sites, we are home to around 12,000 students from across the region, the UK and the world and are the largest provider of Further Education and Apprenticeships in the area.

Our vision is to be a strong, independent college, striving to be outstanding for our students, staff, businesses and communities. We want to be renowned for our innovative and creative approach to
Teaching, Learning and Assessment and the way we always put students first.

We are seeking a highly experienced Director of Student Support, who can provide outstanding strategic direction to the Student Support Directorate whilst developing new and innovative ideas in line with changing students’ needs.
The post holder will be a member of the Senior Leadership Team (SLT) and report to the Deputy Vice Principal (Curriculum). The key purpose of the post is to provide leadership and high quality support for students. You will develop close working arrangements with cross-college Directors, Learning Managers, and other staff. You will hold specific line management responsibility for Learning Support, Student Wellbeing, Student Services (Student Union/Finance/Reception) and the Learning Resource Centres.
You will be the college’s Designated Safeguarding Lead, so you will need to demonstrate evidence of thorough and profound training and expertise in this area, together with demonstrable experience of managing significant safeguarding-related issues.
You will also use your skills to motivate and inspire a diverse range of staff with varying levels of responsibility and expertise, so experience of managing a variety of student and customer focussed operations is also essential.
Our drive is towards excellence and we need your skills to further raise success rates, effectively target student support and develop a dynamic culture which contributes to an outstanding learner experience.
Closing date for this application:
Friday 19th May 2017 at 17:00 hrs
Selection Day at the College:
Friday 16th June 2017

Package description

Director of Student Support

£51,240 PER ANNUM + Excellent Benefits



Skills Required
Leadership, Management, Student Welfare, Student Service

Keywords
Leadership, Management, Student Welfare, Student Service