Leeds City College is part of the Luminate Education Group, and one of the UK’s largest FE establishments with around 1440 employees and over 22,560 students. We offer a curriculum as diverse as our students within a vibrant and multicultural learning environment. Our goal is to deliver excellent and innovative education which supports and inspires every student to achieve their ambitions.

This is a senior role within Luminate Education Group, as strategic lead for the Quality of Education for the FE colleges; Leeds City College, Leeds Sixth Form College, Harrogate College and Keighley College. In the latest Ofsted Inspection, the corporation of ‘Leeds City College’ was awarded Good with Outstanding aspects (Ofsted, Feb 2018). This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic leadership team, driving improvement as we continue to embed a culture of excellence and the highest quality standards. You will be experienced and highly skilled in a quality management role. You will have demonstrable leadership skills and enjoy the prospect of shaping your team of service professionals, as well as raising standards across the FE colleges in the group. You should enjoy working in a matrix-management structure and influencing the practice of others. You’re probably someone who has an eye for detail, is extremely organised and thrives on taking a systemic and innovative approach to achieving positive outcomes for stakeholders, colleagues, students and the organisation. If you’re ready for the next step on your career path and this sounds like you, then take a look. You could be just the right fit within our excellent Quality, Teaching and Learning Directorate and for our college communities.

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At Leeds City College, our values put students first and are at the heart of everything we do. We strive to be an outstanding and market-led further education college that delivers excellence. To achieve this, our vision, mission, and values, guide us as we continue to improve upon and expand our offering.You can read more about them here: https://www.leedscitycollege.ac.uk/the-college/about/vision-mission-values/

Employees of Leeds City College enjoy a wide range of benefits. To find out more about what we offer download the 'Staff Benefits' document attached.

Leeds City College is committed to Equality, Diversity and Inclusion, and the Safeguarding of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful applicants are required to complete an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS) check, and other mandatory pre-employment checks which may also include checking social media profiles. All offers of employment are subject to satisfactory checks.

We positively welcome and encourage applicants from all sections of the community.