Consultants - Further Education Partnership
Job Role: Consultant
Organisation Type: Support Services for Education
Organisation: Provider of Consultancy and Interim services
Contract Type: Full-time, Freelance, associate
Subject Area: MIS, Quality, Curriculum, Finance, IT/ICT, Admissions, Exams
Contract Term: Full-time or Associate contract (typically 3 months)
Salary Description: Competitive day rates
The Further Education Partnership provides high quality consultancy and interim services for FE colleges, academies and training providers. We are an expanding company offering highly competitive solutions in consultancy and interim services. Founded by reputable and very experienced consultants, we now operate nationally and have already built up a very satisfied client base, with many contracts being extended, a certain testament to the quality of support being provided.
We are looking to recruit experienced individuals who are at the top of their game in managing resources effectively to deliver results in a challenging environment. You may already be working as a freelance consultant or may be thinking about the next career step, having already built up a successful career within the FE Sector in resolving problems and managing people effectively. A balance of analytic, empathetic and communication skills are required to succeed in this challenging, yet rewarding environment. Clients will have high expectations, but you will gain immense satisfaction in bringing your experience to bear and achieving the desired outcomes, as well as earning a competitive salary or very competitive day rates.
If you are an experienced consultant, then send in your CV. With over 70 combined years in the sector, we have a strong network of contacts who trust our judgement. We are particularly adept at understanding the client requirement and placing the best consultants to achieve the best outcomes. If you have a strong track record, then we’d be happy to hear from you.
If you are thinking of your next career step, there’s never been a better time to do it, especially if you have specific knowledge and skills which are in short supply. We are happy to guide you through the process in a supportive way and help you find a way through the maze of seemingly confusing obstacles.
To provide consultancy or interim services to a range of providers in the post 16 education sector, including colleges, training providers, academies and awarding organizations. The role involves the provision of high quality, professional services to clients and therefore requires excellent fostering, building and maintenance of good working relationships with clients and co-workers.
Applicants need to be proficient at planning and organising their own work and the work of others, to ensure required outcomes are achieved. You need to be confident in developing trust and positive working relationships, often supporting and encouraging change to improve outcomes. You should demonstrate clear and confident communication skills, sharing and implementing good practice to enable others to deliver high standards of service.
As an individual you will be committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.
How to Apply
In the first instance, we are happy to have informal and/or confidential discussions with established consultants or individuals interested in changing the next career step. Upload your CV and contact details to the FE Weeks jobsite or alternatively, send your CV and brief resumé to the email shown below.
Closing Date: Noon Friday 21 December 2018
Informal interviews: London, Birmingham, Brighton throughout January 2018