Library Services and Academic Skills Manager
Exceeding expectations through education, innovation and inspiration…
Due to retirement an opportunity has arisen for a forward-looking and proactive individual to join our senior management team. The Library Services & Academic Skills Manager will lead and manage the Libraries and Academic Skills Teams across all college sites creating a proactive and supportive learning environment.
You will lead our teams in developing and embedding study skills strategies for supporting learner success and attainment, providing and developing digital content to support curriculum delivery and independent learning.
We are looking for a candidate who has proven experience of working with students, staff and other groups, including leading on key initiatives. A demonstrable understanding of the future of academic libraries and a creative and flexible approach to service provision and development are essential. Knowledge of curriculum /learning programmes and learning content to support delivery combined with experience of IT platforms and digital content to enhance engagement, participation and support successful learner outcomes is essential.
The successful candidate will have a collaborative approach and also possess an ability to communicate and influence effectively at all levels within the College.
If you believe that you have the vision, skills, expertise and enthusiasm to make a difference and help us realise our ambitions, we want to hear from you. For further information about our ambitions please visit our Strategic Plan (2020 -2023).
Coleg Cambria is committed to raising the profile of the Welsh language.
Welsh language skills are desirable for this position.
Coleg Cambria is a ‘Disability Confident’ Employer. The promotion of Equality and Diversity is an essential part of the work we do and as part of this, the College is committed to having a diverse staff group.
The safety of children, young people and adults identified as ‘vulnerable’ is paramount and Coleg Cambria is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of these individuals and to the rigorous implementation of Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) procedures and arrangements. A DBS Disclosure will be requested from the successful candidate being offered the position.
Closing date for applications: Friday 24th June 2022 (midday).
Please note that interviews will take place on Thursday 30th June 2022. Candidates shortlisted to attend for interview will be notified by telephone no later than Monday 27th June 2022.
Please apply via the link