Wiltshire College is the main provider of further and higher education in Wiltshire and is fast on its way to becoming outstanding having achieved a good Ofsted grade in June 2015. Based across the county on 4 main campuses and with 4 smaller centres, the College offers an extensive range of courses at all levels and has ambitious plans for growth in a region with exciting potential.We are seeking a highly experienced Director of Student Services, who can provide outstanding strategic direction to the Student Services department whilst developing new and innovative ideas in line with changing student needs. As well as ensuring the service to students provides the best experience, the role will also oversee the residential accommodation on both the Lackham and Salisbury campuses.You will be responsible for working closely with curriculum and the marketing team to develop Schools Liaison and Schools Links; building and maintaining effective relationships with the Local Authorities and other key partners and ensuring the provision of high quality information, advice and guidance to current and prospective students.This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated individual to drive our successful Student Services to the next level.Wiltshire College is committed to the protection of young people and vulnerable adults and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of learners and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.Wiltshire College is accredited to the Disability Confident Employer award, part of this means a commitment to interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for a job vacancy and consider them on their abilities.Benefits include 35 days annual leave plus bank holidays and College closure days, access to the Local Government Pension Scheme, free on-site parking and a variety of on-site benefits and discounts.The closing date for this role is midday on Friday 14th April. It is anticipated that interviews will be held on Monday 8th May.Closing dateAdverts normally close at midday on the closing date, however vacancies may close early if sufficient applications have been received. Therefore we would encourage you to submit your application as soon as possible.InterviewsCandidates shortlisted for interview will be contacted by networx or the Wiltshire College HR Department. If you have not been contacted within 4 weeks of the closing date please assume that your application has been unsuccessful. Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications that we receive, we will not be able to provide feedback for candidates who have not been shortlisted for interview.
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