Curriculum Manager – Media, Art and Performing Arts

Job Roles:
Curriculum Manager/Leader, Head of Curriculum, Head of Department, Manager
Organisation Type:
Further Education
FE College
Contract Type:
Full Time
Subject Area:
Art and Design, Media Studies, Performing Arts
South West
Contract Term:
Salary Description:
£43,726 per annum
21st Sep 2018
Start Date:
New College Swindon
Job Ref:

Location: Swindon, Wiltshire
Hours: Full time: 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year
Salary: £43,726 pa
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract term: Permanent

New College are excited to offer a fantastic opportunity, for an inspirational manager to join a management group within the college. The managerial role will be supported by a peer group of cross college managers, Programme Leaders within the Health, Sports, Beauty, Creative Studies (HSBC) Faculty, administrators and Faculty Manager.

Together, the group(s) work collaboratively to achieve college key performance indicators and targets pivotal to the success of learners and staff members.

You will be required to ensure that the Media, Art & Performing Arts curriculum is managed, developed and reviewed in accordance with college policies and procedures in order that the highest quality of provision and performance is maintained to meet learner and employer needs.

The performance of the whole faculty is excellent with most programmes above national average and many teams above Achievement Rate targets for 2017/18. This is an excellent opportunity for a new or existing manager to lead and motivate a large group of learners and staff members. We are looking for a robust, enthusiastic and motivated individual to maintain the performance and make the necessary improvements where required. We would like to hear from individuals that feel they have the skills to support staff members, develop curriculum, improve the quality of education and training and can provide innovation to the curriculum area.

Included in your duties will be up to 192 teaching hours per annum.

It is essential that you hold a degree or Level 5 subject specialist qualification together with a full Level 5 Teaching Qualification. An appropriate management qualification at a minimum of Level 4 is desirable.

Level 2 or higher qualifications in English, Maths and ICT are essential.

New College are a very successful and expanding Further Education College that puts the interests of our students at the heart of everything we do. We are one of the UK’s best performing colleges and it is our excellent staff that have enabled us to achieve and maintain this. We are truly an employer of choice, and this remains one of our top priorities.

We offer everyone who works at the college excellent conditions of employment, including generous holidays and competitive salaries with attractive pension schemes.

Please note an enhanced DBS will be required for this role. The successful candidate is required to meet the payment of this DBS check which is currently £44.

Safeguarding Statement

New College Swindon is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We particularly welcome applications from underrepresented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.

To apply, please download and complete the application form, and submit your application by clicking "Apply Now".

Closing date: 7 October 2018
Interview date: to be confirmed

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