Director of Education and Apprenticeships
£56,000 to £60,000
Digital Skills Solutions
Digital Skills Solutions is a subsidiary company of Newham College London.
Digital Skills Solutions provides exciting opportunities for school leavers, and individuals seeking to gain employability skills and qualifications accredited by a global leader in skills development. Working in collaboration with Samsung Digital Academy we offer a fantastic range of Courses, Apprenticeships, Traineeships and relevant Work Experience.
We also support businesses to strengthen their workforce by providing work-ready apprentices as well as tailored development programmes for existing staff.
The successful candidate will hold departmental line management, identify new developments which will lead to growth in income generated through the delivery of training and lead on the strategic direction of Digital Skills Solutions training offer to maximise student participation, and achievement rates.
Taking a lead role in curriculum planning and the quality review processes you will work closely with the MD to ensure smooth planning and delivery. This role will see the ownership of self-assessment reports, compliance with current Common Inspection Frameworks and budget and resource management.
The successful candidate will be degree level, hold a teaching qualification and any Ofsted inspection training or teaching experience at Further Education Level would be a distinct advantage.
If you have the ability to build and sustain effective relationships, a proactive leadership skills and can perform to tight deadlines, then welcome your application.
Please send your CV and Covering Letter to: DSSHumanResources@newham.ac.uk
Closing Date: 02 May 2018
Interview Date: 10 May 2018
This position is subject to DBS clearance. DSS is committed to safeguarding and promotes the welfare of learners and expects all staff to share this commitment. DSS is an equal opportunities employer.