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Assistant Director Education

  • Location: Warwickshire
  • Salary:
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: 931040
  • Sector: Local Government
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Job description Date posted: 25/10/2018

Warwickshire County Council

Assistant Director – Education Services

Salary to £109,367 + relocation package


Warwickshire is famous the world over as Shakespeare’s county— but that’s only half the story. We’re also vibrant and modern. One of the fastest growing commercial regions in the UK, we’re home to many leading companies and developing exciting opportunities for everyone who lives and works here.

The impact of population growth, increased service demand and changes to local government funding is well evidenced. To respond to these challenges, we have developed a new operating model designed to enable the delivery of our corporate outcomes and focus the whole organisation on a single strategic direction. The result will be needs focused, efficient and integrated service delivery which reduces demand and increases our financial sustainability.

Key to delivering this new approach will be having the right senior leadership and capacity in place; a team that enables a commissioning driven organisation focused on reducing need, delivers lean and efficient services and increases income through commercialisation. This is where you come in.

The focus of the Assistant Director – Education Services role is to build on our excellent relationships with our schools whilst transforming the service, increasing our strategic influence across the system on key corporate priorities such as the skills agenda. 

If you have transformational leadership experience, from either a school or local education authority, and the desire to make a real impact in Warwickshire, we would like to hear from you. Please visit or speak to Nick Cole, Director, Local Government at Veredus on 07736 491804.