Careers & Enterprise Company
Clerkenwell, Greater London
£75,000 - £85,000
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

To apply, please submit a CV and a covering letter (no more than 2 sides of A4). Please be aware applications with no supporting cover letter will not be considered.

The Careers & Enterprise Company was established in 2015 to help link schools and colleges to employers, in order to increase employer engagement for young people. Our mission is to prepare and inspire young people for the fast-changing world of work.

This is an exciting time at The Careers & Enterprise Company. During our first three years, we have worked with Local Enterprise Partnerships to build a national network which now links 2,000 schools and colleges to employers. We have also funded 150 programmes to provide high-quality employer engagement activities to young people where they are needed most.

The Director of Education is a critical new role for the company, sitting on our Senior Leadership Team and leading all of our engagement with, and resources for, the education sector. We are looking for an inspirational leader to successfully engage with senior educational stakeholders across England to promote the transformational impact of outstanding careers support for young people.

Working with the CEO and Deputy CEO, you will shape and deliver the Education Strategy, spanning secondary, special needs, further education and alternative provision and now with pilot work being undertaken at primary stage as well.

Our organisation has a privileged opportunity to make a difference to the lives of millions of young people, helping to inspire and prepare them for the fast-changing world of work, and we want you to help us make it happen.

To apply, please submit a CV and a covering letter (no more than 2 sides of A4). Please be aware applications with no supporting cover letter will not be considered.

Closing date: 17th June 2019 at 12pm
Shortlisting: w/c 17th June 2019
1st stage interviews scheduled for 26th June 2019
2nd stage interviews: w/c 1st July 201

Refreshed on: 08 June 2019
Closed date: 17 June 2019
Tags: Policy/Research, Senior Management