Kirklees College

Director of Quality (FE, HE), Teaching, Learning and Digital Innovation

Huddersfield, West Yorkshire and travel to multiple locations
£53,233 per annum
22 Jul 2022
26 Aug 2022
Subject Area
Teacher Training
Contract Type
Full Time

This post is based at the Huddersfield Centre with flexibility to travel to all sites.

Are you an outstanding curriculum or quality manager looking for your next challenge?

Are you looking to develop your knowledge of quality assurance and teacher development?

Then this is the role for you!

Hours: 37 hours, 52 weeks

Kirklees College is an exciting place to work. Our Ofsted inspection confirmed that we are “good” and our journey to excellence is well on the way.

Situated in the heart of Yorkshire, Kirklees College is a large and vibrant, multi-site college with major centres in Huddersfield and Dewsbury, offering a broad and comprehensive curriculum.  We have specialist vocational centres including the newly opened Pioneer Higher Skills Centre in Dewsbury, Engineering Centre, Process Manufacturing Centre, Taylor Hill Centre for animal care and countryside conservation and Brunel Construction Centre (Huddersfield).

Reporting into the Assistant Principal for the Quality & Curriculum, we have an exciting opportunity for a Director of Faculty - Quality, Teaching Learning Assessment, and Higher Education. Passionate about providing exceptional leadership and management, you will provide outstanding support to the Assistant Principal in driving forward excellence in teaching, learning and assessment and ensuring attainment of the highest standards in quality across the College curriculum areas driving forward the College’s Quality Cycle.

With a strong track record in curriculum leadership and quality improvement, the successful candidate will have the ability to develop and implement effective operational strategies, motivate high performing teams within a broad faculty and leverage new opportunities. You will have a track record of effective resource management to ensure that maximum levels of efficiency are achieved. You will also ensure that curriculum and facilities evolve to keep pace with changing trends and technology and ensure the staff and skills reflect the needs of the curriculum and the employer skill requirements.

This role would suit either an existing department/faculty lead or curriculum manager who is familiar with quality assurance and improvement processes, and would also be an exciting developmental opportunity for those looking for their next challenge.

For further details on both Kirklees College and the role please see the attached recruitment pack.

If this sounds like the role for you please contact Pauline Hughes- Assistant Principal Quality and Curriculum on 07838905185

Kirklees College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As a College we are committed to Equality, Diversity & Inclusion and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Our College management team is currently under-represented in all BAME categories; we therefore particularly welcome applications from candidates within these groups.

As a learning organisation and as part of our commitment to your continued professional development we may require you to complete an apprenticeship standard or framework that relates to this opportunity.

If you have supplied an e-mail address, should you be shortlisted for interview, we will contact you via your e-mail address. Please ensure that you check your 'Spam' or 'Junk' mailboxes, as sometimes emails can be diverted to these folders.

If you have any queries about this post please e-mail

For further information about the role including job description and application form please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.