Principal and Chief Executive

  • Job Reference: 25183744-2
  • Date Posted: 11 January 2017
  • Recruiter: Chesterfield College
  • Location: Chesterfield, Derbyshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Executive Positions
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Start Date: Tue, 10 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Principal & Chief Executive

Competitive salary

Following the impending retirement of the current post holder, we are now seeking to recruit to the role of Principal & Chief Executive.

The College has a 'Good' Ofsted rating and also 'Good' financial health. The total number of students participating with Chesterfield College in 2015/16 was 10,881.

Chesterfield College is a large General Further Education College operating across multiple sites in Chesterfield and with national coverage for apprenticeship provision through the growth of Learning Unlimited. The college has a significant presence and strong relationships across the Sheffield City Region and D2N2 LEP regions.

The College has clear ambitions to be a transforming influence on social and economic change in Chesterfield and its surrounding area. For students, we are determined to maximise opportunity, enable greater achievement on their part and secure progression for further study or employment.

Whether you are a current serving Principal or an aspiring leader seeking your first Principal post, we are keen to hear from you. You should be entrepreneurial and commercially astute, with sound financial acumen and will execute leadership and inspiration to ensure that we maintain our values and have our strategic objectives consistently in view.

Closing date: 9.00 Monday 23 January

Interview Date: Tuesday 7 & Wednesday 8 February

An offer of employment at Chesterfield College will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure carried out by the Disclosure and Barring Services.

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