Isca Recruitment is delighted to be recruiting for an experienced operations professional to join a highly successful organisation as the Head of Operations at their office in Newton Abbot.
This employer is unique and offers an opportunity for genuine job satisfaction. You will be working in an education service and provision setting and therefore it is likely you will have experience of leading and managing strategic and operational needs within the education sector and/or within schools or multi academy trusts. This new role is integral to the future growth plans of the organisation.
Working as part of a dynamic management team this is a hands-on Head of Operations role reporting to the CEO and with responsibility for managing a multi-disciplinary team and overseeing the following:
- Estates & Facilities Management
- Risk Management
- IT & Systems
- Marketing & Communications
- Health & Safety
- School Compliance
Head of Operations – The Person:
You will be a dynamic and proactive individual with a proven track record in operations management and specific experience of managing strategic plans, budgets and reporting, project management, H & S, facilities and estates management. Ideally you will have strong knowledge of governance and legislation in the education sector.
A self-starter with a high energy approach and a desire to work in a fast-paced, change environment, you will be hands on and a natural problem-solver!
You will enjoy using your commercial skills – able to see the bigger picture and plan ahead whilst also being hands on as needed to ensure projects are delivered on time and to budget.
With proven staff management experience, you’ll be a first-rate communicator able to inspire, persuade and influence with the ability to positively manage and empower others to achieve.
You will be a team player and enjoy working in a collaborative manner with colleagues at all levels in the business.
Head of Operations – The Rewards:
Actual salary: £35,000 working 39 weeks per year – term time only
(Full time equivalent salary of c46,600pa)
Benefits including pension, employee support package and free parking.
Hours: Monday – Friday, 37 hours per week.
Please note you may be required to work up to an additional 4 weeks per year however this will be paid in addition to the above salary.
This role would ideally suit an ambitious individual who would benefit from extended holidays!
This is an urgent requirement and applications will be reviewed promptly with interviews to take place asap.
Isca Recruitment Ltd provides services as an agency and an employment business.
Isca Recruitment is an Exeter based boutique recruitment consultancy making the perfect match between client and candidate. Specialists in office support, accountancy and finance across the South West.