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  • Ref no: ANG02554
  • Published: 2/10/19
  • Closes: 4/11/19
  • Location: Angus House, Orchardbank Business Park, Forfar, DD8 1AX
  • Salary: £93,080.00
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week

Job Description

Angus is a great place to live, work and visit. We are an ambitious county with huge aspiration for all our learners. To take forward this exciting and challenging portfolio we are seeking an exceptional leader, with a strong commitment to GIRFEC who is passionate about working in partnership to improve outcomes for all learners.

We already have a strong education service and positive relationships with our communities but we are keen to see further improvements in school performance and opportunities in lifelong learning . We are looking for a highly motivated individual with a vision for excellence in learning pathways from early years to seniors, in schools and in communities.

The successful candidate will be a member of the Corporate Leadership Team and in partnership with Councillors, communities and partners will build on the improvements of an already successful Council.

As Director of Education and Lifelong learning, the successful candidate will be responsible for leading and directing our Schools and Early Learning leaders. They would also be expected to contribute to one public estate, community planning, corporate leadership and champion our children and young people in policy development.

If you have the drive and talent to take on this demanding and extremely rewarding role please apply at


Please refer to the job outline, person specification and information sheet for further details and requirements of this job.

Interviews will be held on Monday 25 November 2019 and Wednesday 4 December 2019.

For an informal discussion please contact Margo Williamson, Chief Executive on (01307) 492616 or at

This is a re-advertisement, previous applicants do not need to re-apply.

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