- Location: Council Headquarters,English Street, DG1 2DD
- Salary: £81,083 - £84,973 per year
- Contract Type: Permanent
- Position Type: Full Time
- Hours: 37 hours per week
HEAD OF EDUCATION (LEARNING AND RESOURCES)
£81, 083 - £84, 973
Dumfries and Galloway Council’s Education and Learning Directorate is recruiting a Head of Service to lead on managing resources and support services across schools and early years settings. We have a culture of empowering schools and the successful candidate will have the ability to deliver Council priorities while working with our headteachers and parent councils within a devolved school management framework.
You will be a leader with a track record of success in a senior role. Educated to degree standard [or equivalent], you will be experienced in leadership, managing budgets, managing change, effective negotiation, designing and delivering strategic policies to improve organisational efficiency, and effective communication with a wide range of local and national partners.
You will lead and drive continuous improvement, while empowering and supporting staff to embrace a performance management culture.
A significant relocation package is available.
For an informal discussion, contact Colin Grant, Director of Education and Learning, t: 01387 260 376, or Human Resources, t: 030 33 33 3003, e: HR@dumgal.gov.uk
Closing date for applications: 1 September 2019