Deputy Principal Quality and Student Experience

Competitive salary

Closing date: 9am on Monday 24 June 2024

Interview date:  Monday 1 July 2024

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Introduction

Barnet and Southgate College is a leading educational institution in North London, offering a wide range of academic and vocational courses. The college prides itself on its inclusive environment and dedication to student success, providing a supportive and safe learning experience for all.

We are seeking a Deputy Principal, Quality and Student Experience to join our Executive Leadership Team. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing the quality of teaching and learning, with a particular focus on enhancing the student experience and ensuring the safety and well-being of learners. This role requires a strategic leader who can maintain and improve educational standards while fostering a culture of care and support that prioritises student safety. This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious leader looking to make a significant impact in a forward-thinking college.

We have retained the support of FE Associates to help us find the right person. Interested parties are advised to arrange an initial conversation with our lead consultant, Jo.Johnston@fea.co.uk to discuss the role before applying.

About Us - Welcome

Dear colleague,

Deputy Principal Quality and Student Experience

I am delighted that you are considering applying for the role of Deputy Principal Quality and Student Experience and joining the Executive Leadership Team at Barnet and Southgate College.

This is an exciting time to join the college as we enter a new phase in our journey.

At Barnet and Southgate College, we strive to provide our students with consistently high-quality learning and wider personal development experiences throughout their time with us. We do this in a safe and inclusive environment that promotes and celebrates individual success and high aspirations for all. We recognise that in seeking to deliver this, our staff are our most valuable asset.

We are an ambitious organisation. This is reflected in our new, emerging strategic plan, and we recognise that having the right leadership in place is vital to delivering our ambitions.

This is one of 3 new appointments to our Executive Leadership Team, and we are seeking experienced, visionary leaders who will align to our values and priorities and demonstrate the ability to deliver the continual improvements needed to secure long-term success for the college and our students.

Successful candidates will have the opportunity to work in an open, collaborative environment underpinned by a culture of transparent, solution-focused leadership. We have an exceptional Board of Governors who have high expectations for the college, are ambitious for its future, and focused on ensuring our students have every opportunity to succeed.

We expect members of our executive team to be proactive, innovative, and inclusive in their approach and to have the ability to skilfully lead their team to deliver excellence. We promote a working environment that is rooted in trust, honesty, fairness, and respect with clear lines of responsibility and accountability for all.

Our Senior Leadership and College Management teams are made up of committed, high performing individuals. We have an amazing body of staff across the college who are demonstrably committed to our students and champion their success. Successful candidates will share this commitment, lead with integrity, be committed to their own development and to that of others, and have high expectations of themselves.

This is an exciting opportunity for talented individuals to join us on our journey, make a real difference, initiate and execute positive change and through this contribute to ensuring Barnet and Southgate College is an exceptional place to work and learn for all our staff and students.

We have appointed FE Associates to support us with this important appointment. Interested parties are advised to arrange an initial conversation with FEA’s lead consultant, Jo.Johnston@fea.co.uk, to discuss this great opportunity ahead of the closing date and prior to submitting an application.

Thank you for your interest in joining Barnet and Southgate College and considering us as the next step and destination in your career.

Neil Coker
Chief Executive Officer and Principal

How to Apply

If you have the very special qualities and the passion to make a real a difference to the future of our students and business, then we would like to hear from you.

Please complete the registration form below to access the candidate information pack, application form and the equality and diversity form.

NB:  Please ensure you complete all fields and click on both the Terms and Conditions check box as well as the Consent check box to enable access to the documents.

We have appointed FE Associates to help us find the right person.  Prior to submitting an application, interested parties are advised to arrange an initial conversation with our FE Associates lead consultant, by emailing Jo.Johnston@fea.co.uk to discuss the role before the closing date.

Closing date: 9am on Monday 24 June 2024

Interview date:  Monday 1 July 2024

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    Stage 2 of 2: Submitting Your Application

    Prior to submitting an application, interested parties are advised to arrange an initial conversation with our FE Associates lead consultant, by emailing Jo.Johnston@fea.co.uk, to discuss the role before the closing date.

    Once you have obtained the full information and had an informal discussion with Jo Johnston, you must email your application to recruitment@fea.co.uk by the closing date deadline. Applications received after this time will not be considered.

    Please read the 'Submitting Your Application' Section in the Candidate Information Pack for full instructions on how to submit your application.

    Your application must include the following 2 documents:

    1. A fully completed Application Form (located above). Please do not include your CV as part of, or substitute for, the application form.
    2. The Equality and Diversity Form (located above).

    Key Dates for Submitting Your Application:

    Closing date: 9am on Monday 24 June 2024

    Interview date:  Monday 1 July 2024