Heart of Worcestershire (HoW) College is passionate about developing employability prospects by delivering a wide range of vocational, professional and technical qualifications. Located across four different campuses, Worcester, Redditch, Bromsgrove and Malvern, HoW College is a thriving organisation with a vast and diverse community of learners. Our learners and staff benefit from a range of modern facilities and some of the best employee development and training opportunities in the area.
We are offering an exciting opportunity to join our ILT team within Heart of Worcestershire College based in our Worcester Campus.
The Project Lead will oversee the planning, implementation, and tracking of projects which have specific deliverables, ensuring project objectives are accomplished from initial consultation through to successful completion and evaluation.
Within this role you will be responsible for engaging meetings with stakeholders, driving projects from initial concept through to development and timely completion. Working closely with internal and external staff you will identify project outcomes, costs, resource availability and project feasibility. You will have a good knowledge of learning principles and theories with the ability to apply these practically to content design.
To be considered for this role you must hold a Degree or equivalent qualification relevant to the post, have recent experience of working within planning or project management, have a proven background in technology based learning and have knowledge/experience of working within the education sector.
In return we offer a friendly, modern working environment, a diverse employee reward scheme, childcare voucher scheme, pension scheme, continued professional development and a generous holiday allowance, along with many other benefits.
Our vision is
‘To provide Worcestershire with high quality further and higher education and training.’
To do this we believe in raising students’ aspirations, self-confidence and significantly improving their employability prospects. We want our dynamic workforce to share our passion and enthusiasm. We believe in providing employers access to on the job training to develop their workforce. We are also committed to working with key stakeholders to enhance the economic prospects in the area.
As one of the largest employers in the area we pro-actively support and invest in our workforce to attack a wide range of specialist skills. We pride ourselves on our progressive and flexible approach and in our investment in our workforce, and as we enter the next phase of our growth strategy, there’s no better time to join us and to help us deliver our clear vision for the future of further and higher education.
Closing date for this post is: 26 July 2019
This College is committed to equality of opportunity and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff to share this commitment. All successful applicants will be required to complete and pay for a Disclosure & Barring Service check. The costs of this check will be deducted from the applicant’s first salary payment from the College.
We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if sufficient applications are received.
HoW College is a Smoke Free environment from the effects of direct/indirect contact with smoking, and all smoking related products.
This College is committed to equality of opportunity and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff to share this commitment.