Principal – South Shields Marine School

Job Roles:
Organisation Type:
Further Education
FE College
Contract Type:
Full Time
Subject Area:
North East
Contract Term:
Salary Description:
15th Feb 2018
Start Date:
South Tyneside College
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Creating a world-class combined education and training facility, with strength in professional skills and finance and the capability of supporting the learning demands of thousands of individuals and businesses in the years ahead, is a realistic ambition of Tyne Coast College, which merges South Tyneside College, Tyne Metropolitan College, South Shields Marine School and the Queen Alexandra Sixth Form College

All share a culture of success and attainment and are highly progressive and innovative leaders in education, with South Tyneside College having been named ‘FE College of the Year’ and ‘Overall FE provider of the Year’ at the prestigious TES FE Awards 2017.

Our curriculum is dynamic and diverse, and brims with the essential academic and vocational skills training that enables students to progress into their chosen careers.

We work with employers to deliver apprenticeships, and a wide range of vocational qualifications – including Career College North East which recruits students from age 14 – as well as world-class maritime training. Both Colleges have been recognised by OFSTED with an overall rating of ‘Good’ in 2015.

Recruiting high-calibre, professional staff with vocational credibility is at the core of our success. We are looking for dynamic and innovative individuals with a passion for achieving excellence through delivering a first class quality service at all times.

Tyne Coast College

Tyne Coast College is looking to recruit an outstanding candidate to the role of Principal, South Shields Marine School, following the retirement of the current postholder.

This is an established and high profile position and the successful candidate will be a senior postholder and member of the college’s Senior Executive Group. Overall, the Principal of the marine school will be responsible for developing the college's marine provision to increase income and profile, nationally and internationally. The post has specific responsibility for the development of opportunities for business growth, diversification and specialisation in South Shields Marine School; ensuring that the educational offer remains dynamic, innovative and responsive to sector demands and that its existing world-class reputation is maintained.

In addition, the postholder will be required to develop the college's renewable energies training income, to tap into new and emerging markets, building on existing marine and engineering specialisms.

Principal – South Shields Marine School
37 hours per week
Salary - Competitive

TO APPLY AND TO VIEW DETAILS OF FURTHER EXCITING OPPORTUNITIES, PLEASE VISIT THE JOBS SECTION ON WWW.STC.AC.UK or contact the HR Department, email on or Tel: 0191 427 3583. Please quote the appropriate post reference. All positions at the College are subject to DBS clearance.

Closing Date: Friday 23 February 2018

Please note if you are successful at the shortlisting stage interview details will be sent to the e-mail address you applied from.

The College is an Equal Opportunities employer. All employees have a responsibility for safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults.

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