Director of Career Pathways

  • OnlyFE
  • Berkshire, UK
  • Feb 14, 2019

Job Description

Director of Career Pathways

Salary band is £50,000 - £60,000 p.a. depending on experience

Generous staff benefits.

35 days holiday plus bank holidays, access to government pension scheme, access to discounted on-site gym and salon's at some of our group locations. Travel benefits as part of salary sacrifice.

Flexible choice of base location of Oxfordshire or Berkshire, with the need to travel to other locations within Activate Learning Group of Colleges.

Activate Learning is a pioneering education group which exists to transform lives through learning. Our approach is rooted in a clearly articulated learning philosophy, which helps thousands of people to unlock their potential every year.

We are currently recruiting for two senior leaders to join our Technology Faculty. Each year the Faculty helps nearly 2,000 apprentices, further education and higher education students in the Thames Valley to prepare for careers in the digital, engineering, construction and automotive sectors. We work with employers such as BMW, Peter Brett Associates, Skanska and Cisco to develop inspirational learning opportunities for our students.

The Director of Career Pathways will engage with the businesses in the Thames Valley to determine their current and future skills needs. They will work with businesses to co-create and co-deliver inspirational programmes of learning for our students. They will also seek to commercialise our training programmes and identify new sources of income for the Faculty.

The successful candidate may be an experienced education leader or they may bring expertise in business engagement. They must have a passion for learning and for make a positive difference to the lives of our learners.

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 13th March 2019

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