Managing Director - West London Institute of Technology Business Growth, Skills and Partnerships
HRUC (Harrow Richmond and Uxbridge Colleges) is a newly merged College Group, bringing together Richmond Upon Thames College and HCUC (2017 merger of Harrow College and Uxbridge College) in January 2023.
As a newly merged large further education college group, we are a hugely ambitious organisation with very high expectations. Based in the London boroughs of Harrow, Hillingdon and Richmond upon Thames, we have five campuses at Harrow on the Hill, Harrow Weald, Hayes, Uxbridge and Richmond upon Thames.
Reporting to the Principal of Harrow College, you will be responsible and accountable for the identification, creation and attraction of both government funded and commercial opportunities that drive revenue growth and deliver sustainable profitability, through highly innovative and customer centric solutions. Within HRUC and the West London Institute of Technology (WLIoT) technical sectors, you will have an oversight of the WLIoT, lead on the skills agenda, the College’s response to this in terms of development and implementation of an innovative technical curriculum, and the College’s involvement and engagement of external partnerships.
We wish to appoint someone with the following:
- Experience of curriculum and business planning and sound knowledge of funding streams within the FE sector
- Knowledge and understanding of the enhanced inspection (Skills) agenda
- Knowledge and understanding of Institutes of Technology
- Proven experience of managing cross-college projects within timescales and budget
- Demonstrable experience of achieving income growth
- A strong track record of effective change management
- Innovative and able to transform ideas into action for change
- Track record of building and nurturing stakeholder relationships
Further details: Job Description
HRUC is an equal opportunities employer. We encourage applications from all people, irrespective of disability, race, gender, age, sexual orientation, transsexual or gender reassignment, marital or civil partnership, religion/faith or pregnancy and maternity leave.
Disclosure and Barring Service checks
HRUC (Harrow, Richmond & Uxbridge Colleges) is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults, and we expect all staff to share this commitment. To ensure that we meet our safeguarding commitments we will carry out all necessary pre-employment checks, including undertaking an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring check for all successful candidates.
Where references are taken up by the College, it is our policy not to disclose references to candidates.
For further information about the role including job description and application form please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.