Depute Principal - Operations

Perth, Perth and Kinross
£80,560 - £91,664 pa (pay award pending)
24 Nov 2023
07 Dec 2023
Contract Type
Full Time

UHI Perth is one of Scotland’s leading Colleges of Further and Higher Education, and a large partner in Scotland’s newest University, the University of the Highlands and Islands. We have an exciting opportunity for a talented and experienced Depute Principal, Operations to join the College. The Depute Principal, Operations will also hold the title of Director of Finance.

The Depute Principal, Operations is responsible for providing strategic leadership and vision across the operations of the college, driving cultural and organisational change with an impact that extends across UHI Perth and the wider UHI partnership. The student experience will be at the heart of everything you do.

The post holder is also required to work closely with colleagues in partner institutions and with external partners, in line with strategic objectives, to the benefit of UHI Perth.

The post holder also has shared responsibility with SMT colleagues for leading with innovation and uniting teams under one vision and this role provides a unique platform to influence and share the direction of UHI Perth’s growth and impact.

The Depute Principal, Operations will lead a portfolio that includes Finance, Human Resources and Organisational Development, ICT and Digital Transformation, Estates, Health and Safety, Risk Management, Continuous Improvement and our commercial services.

For an informal discussion about this vacancy, please contact Isobel Syme on , who will arrange an appropriate time for a conversation with Dr Margaret Cook, College Principal and Chief Executive, about the role. 

Closing date: 11.45pm on the 7 December 2023

Selection process:  13 December 2023

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For further information about the role please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.