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Assistant Director Education - West Northamptonshire Council

Assistant Director Education - West Northamptonshire Council

  • Location

    Northamptonshire, England

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    Social Care

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  • Salary:

    £800.00 - £900.00 per day + Depending on experience

  • Contact:

    Holly Astrop

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  • Published:

    22 days ago

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Remedy Recruitment Group are currently seking an Assistant Director of Education to work for West Northamptonshire Council.

Job Purpose

  • Responsible for the leadership, development, and implementation of relevant strategies for the directorate and Council to deliver its corporate priorities.
  • Develop and embed a performance culture that delivers results through continual improvement and ensure that resources are targeted on business priorities and meeting customer needs.
  • Manage resources efficiently and effectively, ensuring there are sufficient financial, human and other resources available to deliver effective services.
  • Take a proactive approach to risk management and business continuity planning on areas of accountability.
  • Responsible for leading and managing the smooth and effective transition and transformation of operational or support services from previous councils' models into the new West Northants Council model.
  • Responsible for developing and maintaining key internal and external relationships and partnerships to deliver both the Council's and wider strategic area priorities.
  • Responsible for embedding an outcome-based customer focused culture.


  • Degree or relevant management qualification, or similar or qualified by experience.
  • A detailed understanding and awareness of the primary, secondary, special schools and14-19 agendas with experience of and the ability to translate them into local solutions.
  • Evidence of and experience of the preventative agenda in terms of children and education.
  • Relevant portfolio of experience in learning, school improvement and achievement/attainment.

If you are interested and would like to find out more please apply to this advert with a copy of your updated CV. Alternatively, please send your CV directly