Executive Director

Ref: 4386

Glasgow Colleges' Regional Board


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Role Managed by:

Micah Coston

Research Associate

t: +44 (0) 207 340 6281

e: Micah.Coston@perrettlaver.com

Primary Practice Group: Higher Education and Research

Salary & Benefits: Competitive Salary

Closing Date: 13/11/2019

GCRB (Glasgow Colleges’ Regional Board) is the Regional Strategic Body responsible for the planning and funding of education in the Glasgow college region.  The region comprises three colleges that are assigned to GCRB: City of Glasgow College, Glasgow Clyde College and Glasgow Kelvin College.

GCRB is looking to appoint an exceptional individual as Executive Director. The Executive Director is responsible for the strategic and corporate leadership for the delivery of a regionally coherent and high-quality college education service and has overall responsibility for the allocation of funding made available to the region, and ensuring that any funding is used as economically, efficiently and effectively as possible.

The successful candidate will bring a significant track record of operating effectively at a senior level in a complex strategic environment with significant budget, performance and governance responsibilities, a comprehensive understanding of the FE/HE sector and its stakeholders, and first-class communication, influencing and negotiating skills.

Closing date for submission of completed applications is 12pm GMT on Wednesday 13th November 2019

GCRB is committed to a policy of Equality and Inclusivity and welcomes applications from suitably qualified people from all sections of the community.

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