Director of Education and Learning

Lambeth, London (Greater)
up to £110K
29 Oct 2020
27 Nov 2020
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

This is a role that goes to the very heart of our bold agenda to tackle inequality and ensure everyone has a chance to thrive in what is one of London’s most vibrant and exciting boroughs. Our next Director of Education and Learning will be at the forefront of driving change within an organisation that is leading the debate about how public services should evolve.

Our determination to drive improvement and work in partnership has yielded significant benefits for children, young people and families, 95% of our schools are assessed as ‘good’ or ‘outstanding’. We want to make sure that everyone in our community benefits from Lambeth’s growth and success.

We are one of the most diverse boroughs in the country and intent on building and delivering support for our residents to tackle racism and achieve equality.

We are seeking an experienced education leader to join our dynamic and diverse team. We want to continue to be at the forefront of change and improvement in education, retaining good relationships between education providers and the Council and building on our collective strengths and achievements. Your role will be to maintain a strategic overview of admissions, inclusion, special education needs, safeguarding and the educational progress of all children and young people especially the most vulnerable.

For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Miles Mackie on (0)207 399 3991 or Dawar Hashmi on 07469 440 640. For further information please visit

The closing date for applications is Friday 27th November at midday