Principal and Chief Executive Opportunity

West Lothian College are recruiting for a Principal and Chief Executive to lead an innovative and responsive college that provides wide ranging and appropriate curriculum choices for the expanding local population of West Lothian

As an innovative, solutions focused and visionary leader, you will have direct and relevant experience in curriculum development and a demonstrable record of achievement in a senior leadership role. Passionate about delivering learner outcomes, the successful candidate will be an accomplished communicator with direct experience of achieving tangible outcomes and building excellent relationships/partnerships with a wide range of stakeholders.

To find out more about the role, please visit or contact Douglas Adam at Livingston James, our retained advisors, on 0131 220 2209 or email:

Key dates: 

Closing date for applications: Monday 16th April

Shortlist meeting: Wednesday 9th May

Final Panel Interview*: Thursday 24th May

*Shortlisted candidates will also be invited to meet various internal and external stakeholders on the Wednesday 23rd May (Late afternoon for evening start)

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Investors in People
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