Head of School Place Planning

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  • Sector:

    SEND & Educational Services

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  • Salary:

    Negotiable DOE

  • Contact:

    Tabby Summerfield

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  • Duration:

    3 - 6 Months

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  • Consultant:

    Tabby Summerfield

Panoramic Associates are exclusively working with a London Borough Council with their search for a Head of School Place Planning.

The assignment will be 3 - 6 months long and mainly remote, with the occasional requirement to visit the office. The client can offer a great day rate (paid via an umbrella company).

Responsibilities will include:

  • Oversight and lead on the Corporate Schools Sufficiency Planning Process and commissioning service and school place planning. This includes meeting statutory targets, and ensuring performance targets and agreed service plans are delivered.
  • Lead all school place planning, commissioning, and decommissioning of schools and education services, in order to provide residents with sufficient high-quality places in all types of school across the borough, and maintain culture of putting our residents first and continuous service improvement.
  • Lead the Council's education admissions function, in line with legislative, statutory, and local policy and delivers the statutory responsibility.

Experience of a similar role is essential for this position.

For a full job spec and to be considered, please email t.summerfield @ panoramicassociates.co.uk