Assistant Director in Education

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    £550.00 - £650.00 / Day
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  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
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  • Deadline:
    March 11, 2021

We are working in partnership with a Local Authority in the Midlands who have an exciting opportunity as an Assistant Director in Education on a 6-month interim contract.

As the Assistant Director for Education, you will be responsible for the leadership, development, and implementation of relevant strategies for the directorate and Council to deliver its corporate priorities.

You will be the Lead on the strategy, development and delivery of Special and Additional Educational Needs and Pupil Referral services so that the achievement gap between the most vulnerable young people and the broad majority is effectively narrowed.

Rate of Pay – £550-£650 per day – Negotiation on the rate for the right candidate.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Accountable for the delivery of the Corporate Plan and Vision of the Authority as directed by ELT and elected members.
  • Management of budgets, saving agendas and delivery of the MTFP within area of responsibility including the effective use of Council resources.
  • Effectively managing and implementing significant change, transformation, and improvements to services as directed by ELT and elected members.
  • Accountable for the strategic leadership & management of all employees up to and including professional officers.
  • Lead responsibility for all learning, pupil attainment and achievement and school improvement functions across the service and to deliver continuous improvement.

If you have experience working and developing Education Strategies with an emphasis on School Improvement, then we would love to hear from you.

If you are interested in the role or would like to know more, please make an application today or call Richard at Spencer Clarke Group on 01772 954200.