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Principal & Chief Executive

Forth Valley College
Principal & Chief Executive
Location: Falkirk
Salary: £
130,465 – £140,465

Forth Valley College is a leading provider of further and higher education offering a wide range of courses and training opportunities. We welcome approximately 14,500 students per academic season with a dynamic provision ranging from access to degree level and includes full time and part time courses, flexible and online learning, vocational qualifications and business training courses. We were Scotland’s first regional college with state-of-the-art campuses across the central belt in Alloa, Falkirk and Stirling.

Forth Valley College has designed roles and structured departments to underpin their mission for “Making Learning Work”. We are working together with Aspen People to appoint a new Principal. The new Principal will be responsible for leading the College in the successful achievement of its vision and strategic aims and objectives.

The new Principal will also be responsible for creating and maintaining a culture that fully reflects the College values, leading by example with passion, credibility, and visibility across the College.

For a confidential discussion, please contact Donogh O’Brien, Katharine Price or Lauren Crichton on 0141 212 7555.

Further information on the post and the College is available at

To apply, please upload your CV and coverling letter / supporting statement in one document.

Closing date for applications:  Monday 12th December 2022

Longlist interviews:  Tuesday, 10 January 2023

Shortlist interviews: Tuesday, 17 January 2023