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Vice Principal Student Experience

Vice Principal Student Experience
Competitive salary and excellent terms and conditions

Borders College is the regional college for the Scottish Borders and offers a wide range of courses, from an introductory level through to advanced courses at Higher National level, including the full range of apprenticeships courses.

Borders College, as a beacon for excellence, is much in demand as a leader and proactive innovator, collaborating widely through engagement with a variety of stakeholders. As a progressive organisation, the college is part of a number of innovation and economic development projects, working alongside key partners, universities and an extensive network of employers.

As a member of the Executive Team, the role of VP Student Experience will provide strategic leadership for the delivery of Borders College’s Strategic Ambition and the implementation of the Future Skills Strategy.  You will be responsible for the development and implementation of a demand-led curriculum offer, innovative and high-quality learning and teaching delivery methods and student support.  In addition, the role will lead the development of key strategic partnerships that ensures the curriculum offer is responsive and reflective of local and national skills priorities.

The successful candidate will be degree qualified with excellent knowledge of the college sector and experience of leading curriculum design or quality improvement at a strategic level.  You will have experience of stakeholder engagement and partnership working as well as strategic leadership in a cross-organisational role.

For a confidential discussion on the position please contact Donogh O’Brien on 0141 212 7555.

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To apply please submit your CV and supporting statement by clicking Apply.

Closing date: Monday 31st January 2022
Interviews: February 2022