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Vice Principal (Curriculum & Achievement)


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Management Spine

Responsible To

Deputy Principal and Deputy Chief Executive


Bede Campus, St Peter's Campus, Washington Campus, City Campus


An outstanding Vice Principal in Curriculum & Achievement – Do you want to an exciting, dynamic and rewarding career and make a real difference? Then we are looking for you!

Sunderland College has an exciting opportunity for you to join an ambitious management team. The College is currently expanding through a Merger B with Hartlepool Sixth Form College. In September 2016 Sunderland College opened a brand new £30m City Centre Technical Education Centre. In the previous two years a £12m Visual and Performing Arts Academy and Sports Academy were opened at the Colleges Bede Campus. The College delivers education and skills training from Entry Level to Higher Education and has 4k 16-18 year old learners and 8k 19+ learners.

We are looking for somebody with drive, ambition, motivation as well as a keen interest in curriculum innovation, quality improvement and high levels of achievement. You will be a graduate (probably with a higher degree), with a proven record of leadership in curriculum innovation and achieving excellent outcomes. You will be keen to drive forward with further improvement and excited by the Curriculum Policy agenda. We are an ambitious team, energised by opportunity and challenges and keen to make a real difference to people and employers.

For this post applicants should be able to demonstrate in their personal statement practical examples of how you fulfil the person specification.

Due to the nature of this post you will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure Check. We are big advocates of diversity so applications are welcome from anyone who’s suitably qualified.

To find out more about this great opportunity visit www.sunderlandcollege.ac.uk/vacancies alternatively email vacancies@sunderlandcollege.ac.uk or call 0191 511 6046 to request an application pack.

All applications must be received by Monday 26 June 2017 at 12:00 noon


We are working towards equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to PREVENT and safeguarding the welfare of children and vulnerable adults.




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