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Strategic Lead; Education, Improvement & Commissioning

closing date 28 Aug

Job Summary

Contract Type: Full Time/Permanent
Advert Start Date: 27 July, 2017
Advert End Date: 28 August, 2017
Salary: Soulbury 29-32 (plus 3 SPA points) £66207- £72895
Location: Yate (Badminton Road)
Weekly Hours: 37
Job Category: Contracts/Commissioning, Education, Education Officers/Management
Vacancy Ref: SGC0180/729/RP

Job Summary/Person Specification

Further information

This role is a leadership role within the Education, Learning and Skills Division of the Department for Children, Adults and Health, making a strategic contribution to the direction and operation of the division as a member of the senior leadership team.

The role is accountable for ensuring that statutory duties relating to the quality of education of young people in South Gloucestershire are discharged effectively and efficiently and that resources are deployed fairly and effectively to improve outcomes for children and young people.

The role will be key to supporting the Head of Education, Learning and Skills in enabling the Director and Lead Member to fulfil their statutory roles in respect of the education of children and young people in South Gloucestershire. In conjunction with the Head of Education, Learning and Skills, the post holder will be expected to provide clear advice and support to the Councils Children and Young People Committee in respect of education, policy and scrutiny matters.

Previous applicants need not apply.
Interviews provisionally scheduled for 13 September 2017.



South Gloucestershire Council is committed to treating everyone fairly, to challenging inequalities and to promoting equality of opportunity for all. We welcome applications from everyone and value diversity in our workforce.