Appointment Details

Co-operative College

Job Title: Chief Executive and Principal

Job Reference:FAOAV

Closing Date: Monday 17 May 2021

Here at the Co-operative College, we’ve always done things differently. Born over 100 years ago out of a need for radical education that fights for social justice, our mission hasn’t changed. We are fearless thinkers, innovators and passionate about change. We are small but have big plans to make the world a more co-operative place. One where we all work together to put learning at the heart of our communities, workplaces and homes.

As our CEO and Principal, you’ll provide clear leadership in policy making, strategic planning and executive management to deliver our objectives and ambitions, all while demonstrating commitment to the internationally shared co-operative values.

The role includes responsibility for the strategic planning, co-ordination, development and oversight of our work and the wider College team, as well as responsibility for the quality of our educational design and delivery, partnerships and programmes of study.

This is no ordinary CEO position – you’ll need to apply your expert knowledge, experience and scholarship to lead our wider thinking and planning. You’ll act as an inspiring figure across the wider co-operative movement, raising both the profile and importance of co-operative education as we look to build a fairer world for all.

Saxton Bampfylde Ltd is acting as an employment agency advisor to the Co-operative College on this appointment. For further information about the role, including details about how to apply, please visit using reference FAOAV. Alternatively, telephone +44 (0)20 7227 0880 (during office hours). Applications should be received by noon on Monday 17 May.


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