West College Scotland

Principal & Chief Executive

Clydebank, Greenock, Paisley, West Scotland
22 Jun 2018
22 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Full Time


Principal & Chief Executive

The position of Principal & Chief Executive of West College Scotland is amongst the most important in the educational landscape of the west of Scotland.This role is at the heart of a busy co-operative network of individuals and organisations, all striving to collaboratively contribute to inclusive economic growth in the Region.

This role demands an exceptional leader, capable of strengthening links with the many employers we are associated with, and of harnessing quality and innovation to deliver our ambitions.

Ours is a large and complex organisation spanning four local authority areas. Yet it is an organisation where people are respected at their work, where there is a “can-do” approach to everything we do and, above all, is student-focused.The successful candidate will reflect these values and be committed to further embedding them into the College’s wider culture.

To apply for this role you must have a record of inspirational leadership and demonstrable success in change management, business development, financial management, people management and strategic and operational planning.

Closing date: 30th July 2018

Full details of the skills and qualities required can be found via the apply link.

If you require any assistance, please contact Donogh O’Brien or Debbie Shields at our recruitment partners, Aspen People, on 0141 212 7555.

Any offer of employment will be subject to receiving a satisfactory Scheme Record through the Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme.

West College Scotland is an equal opportunities employer.

The Board of Management of West College Scotland is a Scottish Charity.  Charity Number SCO21185.