Head of Hair, Beauty, Travel & Tourism

Fareham, Hampshire, England
£43617 per annum
18 Sep 2017
02 Oct 2017
Sharron Probert
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Hair, Beauty, Travel & Tourism

Salary: £43,617 per annum

Benefits Package

35 Days Annual Leave pro rata, Teachers Pension scheme, Free on-site gym, Staff lounge, Staff development opportunities, Staff recognition scheme, Employee Recommendation Incentive and access to many more benefits.

This is an exciting time to join Fareham College; the College is really going places and this is your opportunity to be part of its future. Over the last three years we have invested nearly £30 million in CEMAST and our campus on Bishopsfield Road. We are amongst the top performing colleges in the country for apprenticeships and our success rates for 16-18 year olds are well above national averages. As our core values state, we are a college that likes to innovate and as such we are successful in responding quickly to change in the further education sector.

As we develop our college we are seeking a highly organised, innovative and ambitious Head of Hair, Beauty, Travel & Tourism who can really drive forward our focus on improving student experience in the Service Industries. The role requires a proven further education expert who can demonstrate outstanding leadership and management. You will have responsibility across all types of provision and will be accountable for the commercial outlets in the department, primarily Avenue 141 and Salon 141 to ensure both benefit to students and commercial viability.

This role will manage the delivery of the Hair, Beauty, Hospitality, Travel & Tourism curriculum. This newly created role offers the right candidate the opportunity to work with a high achieving team to shape and grow the department.

The Study Programmes taught within the department are designed to be highly innovative. The role will have a small teaching commitment, therefore, the ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills and the commitment to design and deliver an outstanding learning experience for our students.

Head of Hair, Beauty, Travel & Tourism Duties

  • Manage, develop and review the curriculum within the department
  • Support the resource management of the department efficiently and effectively
  • Undertake a general management role within and on behalf of the Department
  • Undertake a teaching programme and the associated lecturer's duties and responsibilities
  • Monitor & manage the course leadership role for designated course (s) in conjunction with the appropriate course leader
  • Develop and maintain professional competence in the post and in other duties performed on behalf of the Department or the College.

Knowledge/Skills/Experience Required

  • Previous teaching experience
  • Sound IT skills and a keenness to ensure the integration of ILT throughout the curriculum.
  • Excellent knowledge of recent initiatives in curriculum development & design
  • Previous experience of leading a team
  • Previous experience of conducting Observations of Teaching, Learning & Assessment
  • Relevant vocational/business experience to develop commercial activities across the department.

If you are an experienced professional looking to share your knowledge in a rewarding and exciting learning environment we would love to hear from you.

Hours of Work: 37 hours per week

Contract Type: Permanent

Closes on: Monday 02 October 2017

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The College is committed to safeguarding and promotes the welfare of all learners. It expects all staff to share this commitment. All successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring (DBS) check and to provide proof of their eligibility to work in the UK.