Head of Student Services

Job Roles:
Head of Department
Organisation Type:
Further Education
FE College
Contract Type:
Full Time
Subject Area:
South East
Contract Term:
Salary Description:
Up to £52,130
12th Jul 2019
Start Date:
West London College
Job Ref:

Are you passionate about improving students’ lives?

West London College (WLC) is looking for a highly skilled and experienced Head of Student Services to join the College to provide an excellent service for students aligned to our core values and strategic plan. If you are driven, enthusiastic and committed to ensuring an outstanding experience for our students and to provide opportunities to our communities, we would like to hear from you.

The successful candidate will have considerable experience in managing and coordinating student services within a college-based setting. They will also have experience of acting as lead safeguarding officer, ensuring that policies and practices are up to date and in line with current legislation as well as being highly effective and well communicated.

Candidates should have experience of delivering outstanding and comprehensive services to existing and prospective students and the ability to achieve this across the five sites we occupy in west London. Experience of implementing the Gatsby career benchmarks, or a strong willingness and passion to do so would be an advantage.

The successful candidate will be an active member of the directorate Management Team, providing sound knowledge, experience and inspirational leadership to staff, encouraging innovation and excellence and ensuring the learner experience is of the highest quality. Key aspects of the role will be developing and maintaining high quality learner experiences and supporting the achievement of high outcomes including progression to further study and employment.

To Apply

For more information and to apply please visit our website and send a CV with supporting statement to hrresourcing@wlc.ac.uk

Tenure: Permanent
Salary: Up to £52,130
Closing Date: 16th August 2019
Interviews to be held: w/c 27th August 2019

For the full description of the job requirements and criteria please view and address the Job Description and Person Specification.

We are:

Working towards our Investors in Diversity accreditation
Investors in People
Stonewall Diversity Champions

We offer:

Pension scheme
Childcare and eye care vouchers
Designated CPD (development) days
Access to a range of discounts and vouchers through PERKBOX
On-site Canteen and Training Restaurant
On-site Hair and Beauty Training Salon and much more..

We are committed to equality and diversity and expect our staff to share this commitment
The safety and welfare of our staff and learners is extremely important to us and this is why we pride ourselves on our safeguarding procedures.

Closing Date:
Contact Details:
West London College
Tel: n/a
Contact: HR

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