New City College is the dynamic group of further education colleges in East London which comprises Tower Hamlets College, Hackney Community College and, Redbridge College. All colleges in the group are graded Good by Ofsted, and our 3-college merger places the group at the forefront of further education in the region. With a turnover of £67m, 20,000 students and 1000 staff it is one of the strongest and most influential further education organisations in the country.
Our college environment is second to none. We have industry standard facilities and equipment at all campuses, expert staff and partnerships with other high profile organisations which all prepare students for progression to higher education or successful careers.
Senior Curriculum Manager Creative Industries (Hackney Campus)
We are looking for an enthusiastic, committed and experienced Senior Curriculum Manager to be responsible for a range of courses in our Creative Industries Faculty, and a significant ESF contract. A key part of the role will be managing and developing curriculum delivery through the use of Learning Companies, and the management and further development of ‘work-realistic’ environments for all of our learners. The post-holder will work closely with our Group Learning Company Co-ordinator in this regard. Our aim is to establish a unique centre for Creative Industries in London’s creative heartland of Shoreditch.
Reporting to the Group Curriculum Director, Senior Curriculum Managers are second tier managers within our group structure. The core purpose of a Senior Curriculum Manager is to drive up standards and ensure an excellent student experience. You will have teaching responsibilities and will be expected to carry out line-management duties and classroom observations.
It is essential that candidates have a relevant degree or equivalent qualification, are teacher trained and would be desirable to have both management and teaching experience in this curriculum area. A strong preference will be given to candidates with sound commercial experience, a breadth of curriculum management experience, and partnership work.
Closing date 29th October 2018
Interviews will be held on week commencing 05th November 2018
New City College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all students and visitors, and expects all staff to share this commitment. Successful applications will be subject to full vetting procedures including an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from diverse backgrounds and abilities. We want our employees to be happy at work and we offer generous annual leave, pension schemes, flexible working (where appropriate), enhanced maternity leave, eye tests reimbursed and a confidential counselling service.