Deputy Head Higher Education
Keighley College, a highly successful community college is part of the Luminate Education Group. We pride ourselves on working closely with employers, the local community and other stakeholders to provide curriculum and support that meets the needs of our students. Choosing to work for Keighley College means that you will be part of an enterprising, inclusive, inspiring, collaborative, empowering, and dynamic environment. We are passionate about helping our students to achieve their goals. We have state-of-the-art facilities in a central location, close to public transport links and great industry connections. We hope that we will be part of the next step in your career and look forward to welcoming you to Keighley College.
We are looking to recruit a Deputy Head of Department who will be responsible to drive our Higher Education provision. The ideal candidate will be an experienced higher education practitioner and be confident to plan, deliver and design programmes to broaden and expand our offer within our Higher Education Centre. The ideal candidate will have a health or teaching and learning background, and have experience delivering, assessing, monitoring and tracking progress for groups. They will line manage a team of staff to provide first class, contemporary higher education experiences to all of our learners. The person will work closely with the Head of Dept and Leeds University Centre to develop new courses specific to the local area and need and help to drive our new leadership academy The ideal candidate will be experienced with course validation and moderations, as well as be confident with the examination and HE Quality processes
Leeds City College is committed to Equality, Diversity and Inclusion, and the Safeguarding of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful applicants are required to complete an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS) check, and other mandatory pre-employment checks which may also include checking social media profiles. All offers of employment are subject to satisfactory checks.
About Leeds City College
College Mission & Values
"To be an exceptional and responsive college providing life changing education, skills and experiences for individuals, businesses and communities"
Relentless pursuit of excellence in everything we do
Behaving with integrity, fairness and honesty at all times
Forward looking, supporting innovation and creativity, and seeking opportunities to enhance all aspects of the College business
Providing an environment that is safe, healthy and inclusive
Working as one College, whilst recognising the different, important contributions we all make
Taking personal responsibility for finding solutions