Assistant Director Of Curriculum: Head Of Academic & Creative Studies

Job Roles:
Assistant Director - FE related roles, Director, Executive Director, Head of Curriculum
Organisation Type:
Further Education
FE College
Contract Type:
Full Time
Subject Area:
North West
Contract Term:
Salary Description:
Negotiable Salary (dependent on skills and experience)
28th Feb 2018
Start Date:
Newcastle and Stafford Colleges Group
Job Ref:

Salary: Negotiable
(Dependent upon skills and experience)

Newcastle and Stafford Colleges Group (NSCG) is the best college in Staffordshire and, increasingly, one of the most successful in the country. Comprising Newcastle-under-Lyme and Stafford Colleges the group has £40m+ turnover with 5,500+ full time students, 1,500 apprentices and 500 HE learners. Performance – both for learner responsive and apprenticeship delivery – is comfortably within the top 10% of GFE colleges nationally.

We are seeking a manager to lead our Faculty of Academic & Creative Studies which comprises A level and Creative Arts provision across both campuses. In 2017/18 we have c900 students on 35 A levels, c100 students on level 3 vocational science courses and c550 creative arts students on provision which ranges from level 2 to top-up degree programmes. A levels have recently been re-introduced to the Stafford campus and there is significant potential to grow and develop this provision.

Reporting to the Director of Curriculum & Performance, this is an opportunity for an ambitious and dynamic manager with a first class understanding of A level and BTEC curriculum delivery and the ability to lead a diverse staff team to achieve outstanding levels of performance.

This college is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All college based positions are subject to enhanced DBS check and are exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act.

As an equal opportunities employer, we welcome applications from all sectors of the community.

How to apply

To apply for this role please go to and click on ‘Apply’ to complete an online application form.

The closing date for completed applications is 19 March 2018

Interviews to be held on 29 March 2018.

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