head of department in uxbridge

04 June 2019
emily stokes, randstad education
job type
£ 44,826 - £ 57,228 per year
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uxbridge, london
sub specialism
Special Needs Teaching
job type
working hours
£ 44,826 - £ 57,228 per year
reference number
emily stokes, randstad education
01293 527416

job description

Permanent position to start on Tuesday 3rd September 2019.

Are you a qualified and experienced teacher looking for a management role?

Do you have the confidence and ability to lead a team to success?

Are you passionate about changing the lives of students with learning difficulties?

We are looking for a bright, diligent and enthusiastic Head of Learning Centre to manage a brilliant specialist college for adults with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities. This college treats all students with the respect they deserve and provide them with fantastic opportunities to be part of the local community. You will be joining a dynamic and supportive staff team whose shared goal is to make college life an exciting and social experience for its learners.

College Benefits:
-On site parking
-Extensive grounds
-Team days and events
-Supportive management
-A unique teaching approach

Benefits for working with Randstad:
-Dedicated consultants 24/7 (We are on call) with experience working education
-Free career advice
-Continuous support and guidance through out your whole journey to reach your work goal
-Opportunity to choose your work pattern
-Salary negotiation support
-Market advice
-Matching you with the job opportunity that you are looking for
-Exclusive jobs
-Advice and feedback on your current CV

Some of your responsibilities will include:
-Managing the department team, including daily organisation, timetabling and monitoring, mentoring and training
-Carrying out performance reviews of staff
-Responsibility of departmental budgets for agency staff, learning resources and staff development
-Planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of 4 contact (teaching) sessions weekly, including 1 evening
-Establishing and maintaining external relationships
-Planning, co-ordination and implementation of training if required

An ideal candidate may possess the following skills and capabilities:
-Qualified Teacher Status in Lifelong learning
-Significant experience of outstanding/good teaching of students who have learning disabilities
-Successful experience of management responsibility
-The ability to plan and lead curriculum initiatives
-The ability to manage, direct and monitor a number of teaching teams
-The ability to manage departmental budgets

Would you like to find out more about this exciting new role? Interviews will be held in the next couple of weeks.

For more information about this role or to apply, please contact Emily Stokes on 01293 527416 or email emily.stokes@randstadeducation.co.uk for a chat about the role.

If this isn't the right role for you, we have an array of positions in the Sussex, Surrey, Essex and Kent area which may also be of interest to you.
Randstad Education maintains the highest standard of child safety and compliance when placing candidates into schools. Any successful candidates will be subject to the compliance process that also includes the enhanced DBS check.


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