Head of Skills

£63,939 - £67,916
12 Nov 2020
30 Nov 2020
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Head of Skills - Regeneration

Grade 11  - £63,939 - £67,916

37 hours per week

Skills is a high priority for the City of Wolverhampton Council and partners, including employers, and we are looking for a dynamic and driven Head of Service to and develop and deliver the skills agenda for the City.  

We’re looking for an exceptional leader who recognises the value of collaboration and how it will be essential to raise standards, influence the skills system, deliver effective solutions and work with employers and partners to create a systems approach to improve skills in Wolverhampton.  You will be joining us as we embark on our new ‘Relighting the city’ plan and will be instrumental in developing the  ‘generating jobs and learning opportunities’ theme.

You will embed our systems approach to how we influence, support and challenge our skills landscape to improve the employability offer to residents. You will need to have proven experience at a senior level in a post 16 setting or related capability and be able demonstrate positive and credible relationship management together with proactive strategic development and effective delivery.  This is a role that offers you the potential to extend your expertise and add real value to our senior leadership team.

The post will work with the regeneration leadership team.

Interviews to be held w/c 14 December 2020

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