Assistant Principal – Curriculum, Delivery & Enhancement (AP1) x 4 posts

Salary: £60,938 per annum, inclusive of London Weighting Allowance.

Classification: Full-Time and Permanent (1 FTE) x 4 posts

Job Reference: AP1


United Colleges Group (UCG) is based at the heart of the education sector in London. With a combined turnover of c£50m, the Group has both the ambition and strength to create a lasting difference in the local communities it serves, and beyond.

UCG is currently recruiting for cross College Assistant Principals which span all elements of our provision types, as well as content and quality assurance and enhancement processes. The roles are crucial for us to deliver the improvements required for our students, our staff and our Board as we aspire to become an outstanding College.

Reporting to a Vice Principal, the new roles are an excellent opportunity to work in a significant leadership position in one of London’s largest College Groups.

These posts work across all our London sites which currently encompass the London Boroughs of Brent, Westminster and Camden.

Candidates will be able to express up to three areas of preference that they feel match their skills, experience and competencies. These include the following:

  • Life-Long Learning – English Speakers of Other Languages
  • Business and Computing Technologies
  • Creative Industries
  • Health, Wellbeing & Care

If you are successful in your application, every effort will be made to match you into your first preference, however, in some cases this may not be possible and an alternative area may be offered. This will be based solely on your performance at interview and any other tasks completed during that process. 

In return the Group offers generous annual leave, a defined-benefit pension scheme, an interest-free season ticket loan, cycle scheme, free sight tests, enhanced maternity and paternity leave schemes and many other benefits.

If you’re ready to join a Group that has the resources to develop the talents of both students and staff, you can find more information on this role and details on how to apply by visiting the “Work With Us” section on our website:  Alternatively, you can complete the application form and e-mail us on Please ensure that your supporting statement addresses each of the points in the person specification.

The College is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment.  Successful applicants will be subject to full-vetting procedures including an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services Check.

Closing date: 12 noon, Friday July 3 2020

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