Assistant Principal, Access and Continuing Learning

Job Roles:
Deputy/Vice/Assistant Principal, Head of Department, Manager, Principal
Organisation Type:
Further Education
FE College
Contract Type:
Full Time
Subject Area:
Contract Term:
Salary Description:
£68,298 per annum
14th Sep 2018
Start Date:
Glasgow Clyde College
Job Ref:

Glasgow Clyde College is a welcoming, ambitious and innovative college committed to seeing potential, finding solutions and achieving more. Home to over 7,000 full time and 10,000 part time students, we are one of the largest further education institutions in Scotland offering a wide array of educational and career opportunities across three key campuses.

Post: Assistant Principal, Access and Continuing Learning
Salary: £68,298 per annum

The College is seeking to appoint a highly motivated, skilled Assistant Principal, who as a member of the Senior Leadership Team will be responsible for leading the Faculty of Access and Continuing Learning. The Faculty’s curriculum includes ESOL, General Education, Additional Support for Learning, Employability Skills and Community Learning and Development.

This is an exciting and challenging opportunity to contribute to the strategic development and overall operational effectiveness of the College. The successful applicant will be responsible for portfolio development and delivery, management of curriculum areas, learner experience, faculty budget control and contributing to the community planning. The post holder will ensure compliance with the General Data Protection Regulations, the Freedom of Information Act and all other rules and regulations that govern the work of the College.

The ideal candidate will meet the following criteria:

• Direct relevant experience of strategic planning processes particularly in relation to the areas covered by this post
• Proven ability to lead and initiate change
• Substantial leadership and management experience at a senior promoted level
• Evidence of contribution to academic development projects in the FE Sector.

For further details on the role and person specification, please view the Job Description.

Location: Glasgow, Scotland. You will be required to travel and work within all Glasgow Clyde campuses
Relocation: a limited relocation allowance may be negotiable in certain circumstances
Closing Date: 7th October 2018

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 24th October 2018

If you meet the requirements of this post, please complete the application form and an equal opportunities monitoring form and send to:

Further information can be obtained from the College website at or:

Human Resources Unit
Glasgow Clyde College
690 Mosspark Drive
Glasgow, G52 3AY

Telephone: 0141 272 3232
E Mail:

Closing Date:
Contact Details:
Glasgow Clyde College
Tel: 0141 272 3232
Contact: Human Resources

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