Depute Principal and Chief Operating Officer
The City of Glasgow College is Scotland’s largest College and, like Scotland as a nation, is a real melting pot of diversity, equality and excellence. The College is in the top two in the UK for WorldSkills and composite overall number one in the Scottish sector for success in student attainment in combined Further and Higher Education. Innovation is at the heart of our approach to teaching and learning and this enables personalised development for all our 27,000 students across a range of nearly 2,000 courses from Access Level to Masters.
We are looking to appoint a Depute Principal and COO to our dynamic and visionary team to support us in leading a world-class learning and teaching environment. The role of Depute Principal and COO requires an innovative and ambitious leader to provide effective and efficient day-to-day management of the College and proactive development and service delivery of various strategic projects. The opportunity demands inspirational and exemplary leadership; the post-holder will assume the role of mentor and collegiate member of the Executive Leadership Team, championing change, effective communication, continuous improvement and empowerment.
We are seeking high calibre individuals with strong strategic management experience and a sound knowledge of the further and higher education sector. You will be expected to be an excellent communicator at all levels, internally and externally, to effectively represent and promote the College. Proven inspirational leadership experience that promotes respect and motivation is essential, along with the ability to demonstrate skill in articulating your vision and showing how it can succeed.
For more information on the role, the College and the application process, please click 'Apply' or contact Liam Kelly and Ken Dalgleish at our recruitment partners, Aspen People, on 0141 212 7555.