Head of Education




Coleg Elidyr, located in the beautiful setting of Rhandirmwyn in Carmarthenshire, is a successful and well-established residential specialist further education college for young adults with learning difficulties and disabilities, with a proven track record of delivering success.

We offer a friendly, welcoming and award-winning place to work and are looking for caring, passionate, enthusiastic people with a can-do attitude to become part of our highly motivated team.

We are looking for an exceptional individual to join our Leadership Team and manage our educational provision. The role will involve contributing to strategic planning, policies, and ensure a high degree of quality assurance against the Estyn framework. Staff CPD training and Professional Learning Community also fall within the role.

The successful applicant will have previously gained experience in working within the Estyn framework, have experience in creating and developing Self Evaluation Reports and Quality Improvement Plans. The applicant will have proven leadership, interpersonal, communication, planning and organising skills, be creative, innovative, self-motivated and flexible in approach.


Hours: 43 weeks worked,
37.5 hours per week, 9.00am – 17.00pm,
Monday to Friday

Salary: £37,500 – £41,619 per annum


Closing Date: Monday 20th July 2020

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For further information please contact Lisa Blofield on 01550 760453, or email lisablofield@colegelidyr.ac.uk

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