Vice Principal (HE) and Centre Principal for the Chelsea Centre for Creative Industries

Morley College London is seeking a Vice Principal (Higher Education) and Centre Principal for the Chelsea Centre for Creative Industries

We are a London-wide college with centres in North Kensington, Chelsea and Waterloo, providing education designed to unlock potential, restore self-belief, and create new pathways for success. In 2023 the College gained ‘TEF Gold’, and an overall judgement of ‘Good’ following full inspection by Ofsted, with a ‘Strong’ contribution in meeting skills needs.  In addition, the Chelsea Centre was recognised for high-quality skills training relevant to the Creative Industries, through the award of the Mayor of London’s Skills Academies Quality Mark.

The Vice Principal (Higher Education) and Centre Principal for the Chelsea Centre for Creative Industries will hold responsibility for building our Higher Education offer across London and beyond, whilst also leading the day to day operation of our Chelsea Centre for Creative Industries.

We are looking for a passionate advocate for Higher Education, who has experience and understanding of the Creative Industries and is an established people leader, who will be excited at leading highly experienced and talented tutors, themselves creative professionals.

In return, along with a generous annual leave allowance, staff discount scheme, free access to Morley courses, significant personal development opportunities and an inspiring, creative working environment, you will be able to drive forward our Higher Education ambitions.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Role Closes 20th March 2024 at 10am

Interview date 25th March 2024

Returning your Application

Completed application forms must be received by 10am 20th March 2024.  Late applications will not be considered.

Please email your application to quoting the reference number.

Please note that applicants must apply using the application form and CVs will not be considered. We are happy to accept applications in alternative formats from applicants, who, for reasons of disability, may find it difficult to fill in our standard form. Please contact the People Operations team by e-mail at or telephone 020 7450 1811 for further details.

Important information 

Morley College London is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children at all time. As such we undertake safeguarding checks on the suitability of all prospective staff, including their online presence and social media accounts. It is a requirement that all successful candidates disclose all social media platform accounts that they hold

If applicable -Please note, it is an offence to apply for this role if you are barred from engaging in regulated activities relevant to children.

Morley College London is an Equal Opportunities employer. The College aims to reflect the diverse community it serves and welcomes applications from suitably qualified candidates from all backgrounds.

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