Homebased, willing to travel across the North West Region
Contract type
Permanent full time
35 hours per week (1.0FTE)
Grade 2 £38,013 (usual starting salary) - £40,014 per annum
Summary description
We are looking to recruit a Senior Area Education Manager to work within our North West Region with a focus on the Projects and Partnerships.

The post holder will manage a team to deliver the Association’ education provision, strategic partnerships and external relationships in a significant specified area or theme within a region and deputising for the Regional Education Manager. You will have responsibility for key partnerships and will work alongside the Business Development Partner to identify and grow business development opportunities. You will work closely with a broad range of internal and external stakeholders including LEPs (or equivalent), local authorities, community organisations, employers and trade unions.

You will be educated to degree level and have considerable experience of leading strategic development, delivery and quality of adult education. You will also have experience of working in membership, community or voluntary organisations, along with developing and maintaining strategic partnerships and alliances at regional or national level.

To apply for this role, you will need to submit a cover letter (maximum of 2 pages) which details how you meet the requirements set out in the Job Description and Person Specification together with a summary CV.

The closing date for applications is midnight on Sunday 4th March.

Please ensure that your completed application is emailed to recruitment@wea.org.uk, we encourage you to apply in advance of the given closing date as we reserve the right to close this vacancy when we have received sufficient number of applications

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