Education Manager

Recruiter
Workforce Staffing Ltd
Location
Hereford
Salary
444.66 GBP Hourly
Posted
02 Aug 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Job Type
Manager
Contract Type
Contract
Job title: Education manager
Location: Hereford
Salary: ?444 daily rate
Hours: 3 Days

We have an opening within the public sector for a 5 month contract

Day to Day duties will include the following:
. To manage and lead a range of education services particularly in fulfilling the local authority's sufficiency duty for school places
. To lead on the coordination and development of Herefordshire's SEN 16-19 Free School commissioning project in conjunction with the EFA
. To develop and implement school building schemes in line with Herefordshire's Schools Capital Investment Strategy (SCIS), particularly in relation to specific building projects including providing project sponsor role to a new build scheduled for completion November 2017. To take forward specific school build projects including feasibility, development of design, build.
. To oversee the further development of the SCIS including meeting chairs of governors and headteachers, local community leaders, working with planning and property services
. To oversee the maintenance programme for schools as the client, working with property services and planning to deliver schemes within budget and on time. To manage budgets, working with finance and property services.
. To manage the admissions and transport commissioning functions, including arrangements for in year fair access panel.
. To work with corporate colleagues to ensure a clear, coordinated approach to health and safety for schools, fulfilling the local authority's statutory responsibilities.

As a person you will need the following qualities & experience:
. Good track record of delivering outcomes through directly managing staff, budgets and service areas.
. Experience of operating within a commissioning role to successfully ensure the delivery of outcomes.
. Significant experience of service planning and implementation.
. Strong organisational/'political' awareness and record of delivering organisational change.
. A Good understanding of broader sector and emerging trends.
. Track record of achieving value-for-money through a commercial approach

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