Bishop Burton College is seeking an Assistant Principal to lead the Riseholme Campus as a member of the senior leadership group. This is an exceptional opportunity to join our college at an exciting time and help us continue with our mission ‘To provide students with first-class specialist education and employability skills.’

Bishop Burton College and University Centre is one of the UK’s leading land-based educational institutions. Based in the Lincolnshire countryside, just outside of Lincoln, Riseholme College encompasses the Riseholme Park campus and Showground campus. We specialise in Agriculture, Animal Management, Equine and Sport, but we also offer a wide range of other subjects, all of which are of the highest standards. We expect that our new Assistant Principal (Riseholme) will live within 30 miles of the campus and to support this we will pay relocation.

The successful postholder will be joining a successful college that prides itself on holding the Investors in People Gold standard. We encourage open communication within a performance culture to ensure that all our staff understand and are totally motivated to do the best for our students every day. You will report to the Deputy Chief Executive & Deputy Principal and work alongside an established and experienced team, line managing the management and operational staff associated with FE curriculum delivery at Riseholme. To this end, you should possess substantial knowledge of post-16 education and training, educational funding and financial management in the public sector, quality standards and requirements and used to working in a complex organisation.

Further Education is continually developing, and the rate of change is unlikely to slow down. You must therefore be flexible to manage and adapt to changes and look ahead to new developments and opportunities.

The closing date for applications is noon on 11th May 2022, and the interview and assessment process will take place on 25th May 2022.


Organisation: Bishop Burton College

Location: Lincolnshire

Salary: £60,000

Posted date: 11/04/2022

Closing Date: 11/05/2022

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