Group Vice Principal – Quality, Curriculum and Standards

Job Ref: 22/352 | Organisation: TEC Partnership

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Group Vice Principal – Quality, Curriculum and Standards (22/352)

£65,000 – £70,000 per annum

37 hours per week


Location: Nuns Corner, Grimsby

The TEC Partnership consists of the Grimsby Institute of Further and Higher Education together with Colleges at Scarborough, Skegness, a Regional Employment Training Team, a National Apprentice Training team, a Maritime and Logistics Company (Modal) and other satellite offices throughout Lincolnshire and Yorkshire. In 2020 we welcomed East Riding College (Beverley/Bridlington) to the Group.

TEC Partnership is a successful and ambitious educational organisation offering excellent education at all levels to our learners. With a £57 million turnover in 2021, we are a very large Further Education institution with a significant Higher Education presence and were recently granted degree awarding powers.

At our last inspection we were graded as Outstanding, an achievement we aim to repeat as one of the leading and most successful Further and Higher Education providers in the country. We have achieved success by excellence, growth and innovation, searching out opportunities in new and exciting education and training markets and have an excellent reputation using technology to enhance the learning experience.

This exciting role offers the successful candidate the opportunity to provide inspirational leadership across the TEC Partnership on teaching, learning and assessment for Further Education and Higher Education. You will lead the partnerships response to Ofsted, OFS and other regulatory bodies. You will be expected to provide a robust approach to quality improvement of teaching, learning and assessment across the partnership. The role will also lead on embedding e-learning technologies across the Partnership with a specific focus on teaching staff. The TEC Partnership is one of a small number of colleges who have Bachelor Degree Awarding Powers and this role will lead on developing the Partnerships HE offer.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience of carrying out self-assessment and evaluation activities
    • Knowledge and experience of quality assurance processes including internal and external verification and moderation.
    • Experience of leading on the development and implementation of improvement plans
    • Experience of effective performance management and quality improvement within a college environment
    • Good understanding of Ofsted and other inspection processes relevant to Further and Higher Education
    • Successful use of strategies to raise standards and performance of learners
    • Extensive experience of monitoring and reporting data and KPIs

If you wish to have an informal telephone discussion with our Chief Executive, Ann Hardy on this role please email [email protected]  to arrange a convenient time.

In return for your experience and skills, we can offer you a good salary, pension membership (TPS), access to a wide range of other Group benefits and opportunities for career progression and personal development.

If having read the job description you are interested in this role, please press the “Apply Now” button and send us your application.

The closing date for this advert is Sunday 21st August 2022

The TEC Partnership is committed to Prevent Duty, Equality, Diversity & Inclusion and promoting British Values within the workplace. We are an equal opportunity workplace. Safeguarding is a priority for us, as well as ensuring the welfare of children and young people and we expect the same commitment from all staff and volunteers.

All posts are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Clearance through the DBS, references that cover the last two years of employment and other checks may also be required.

Please note that all employees must have Literacy and Numeracy to at least Level 2.

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Location: Grimsby Institute , Nuns Corner, Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire, DN34 5BQ

Wage: GBP £65,000 - £70,000 per annum

Date Posted: 05/08/2022

Closing Date: 28/08/2022

Post Type: Academic

Hours: Full-time

Contract Type: Permanent

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