Vice Principal Curriculum and Quality

Job Roles:
Deputy/Vice/Assistant Principal, Head of Curriculum, Head of Department, Head of Quality, Manager, Principal
Organisation Type:
Further Education
FE College
Contract Type:
Full Time
Subject Area:
North East
Contract Term:
Salary Description:
up to £77k plus an attractive benefits package
6th Dec 2017
Start Date:
Derwentside College
Job Ref:

Vice Principal Curriculum and Quality

Salary: up to £77k plus an attractive benefits package

Would you like to join a very successful and ambitious college that will provide you with exceptional opportunities to support your career aspirations? If the answer is yes, then Derwentside College would like to hear from you.

We are seeking to appoint a talented and dynamic individual to join an ambitious and visionary Senior Leadership Team. The successful candidate will possess a demonstrable track record of achievement gained within further education, but also the leadership gravitas and vision to drive and inspire staff on our journey towards outstanding.

We are looking for an exceptional candidate to meet the expectations of this significant curriculum management and quality improvement role; a person with an unrelenting enthusiasm towards improving teaching, learning and assessment, and good knowledge of quantitative learner outcomes, but also the knowledge, skills and experience to make a real impact from day one.

Why Derwentside College?

With a turnover of £13m, we are already one of the largest and most successful providers of apprenticeships in the country. Our track record of success and growth is impressive. Our achievement rates have remained strong, with classroom learning amongst the top performing colleges for many years, whilst many of our apprenticeship pathways are well above the national rates.

The College’s financial performance is strong and despite the challenges that lie ahead, we are well placed to continue to grow and expand the business.

Our strategy is clear. We want to be an outstanding College. If you would like to join us on this journey, then please get in touch.
As an equal opportunities employer, the College welcomes applicants from all sections of the community. Application packs can be obtained by visiting our website

Alternatively, email or telephone (01207) 585963 to request a pack.

For an informal discussion regarding the role, please contact Karen Redhead, Principal and Chief Executive (01207) 585940.

Closing date for applications: Friday 5th January 2018

Closing Date:
Contact Details:
Derwentside College
Tel: (01207) 585963
Contact: HR Department

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