Programme Manager

£28500 - £31000 p/a
Role type:
Full Time, Term-Time Only
40hrs weekly, 40 weeks per year
Contract type:
Term-time only
Mamhilad, Wales
Closing Date:
Job Details:

National Star are recruiting for an Education Programme Manager at our Specialist Further Education College in Mamhilad, Pontypool. The successful candidate will have proven experience and skills working with young adults with moderate learning difficulties, severe and multiple learning difficulties and/or Autistic Spectrum Disorder, studying at E1, E2 & E3 levels. You will be responsible for curriculum planning, timetabling and management of tutors, as well as delivering some learning programmes.

We are seeking a qualified teaching professional with at least 3-4 years’ experience in this educational sector, preferably with an element of managerial experience. You need to have excellent interpersonal skills, be proactive, creative and forward thinking; enjoy networking, planning, setting targets and delivering learning. 

Excellent induction and ongoing training will be provided and you will have the chance to shape the development of this expanding and exciting National Star college.

Important Information

At National Star, we know the value of a diverse workforce, and welcome applications from all areas of the community. This includes those with disabilities, and we are a proud Disability Confident employer and are committed to providing equal opportunities. In 2018 National Star received an 'Outstanding' from Ofsted.

Please note that all applicants will be expected to undertake a DBS Disclosure, and undergo the necessary employer checks. The level of disclosure to be applied for will be dependent on your job role and will be discussed with you during the recruitment process but is usually an enhanced level. Where appropriate, the adult and child barred lists will be checked and we will not employ anyone who appears on either of those registers.

We prefer people to submit an online application as this helps support the charity in saving money. If you have a disability and need to apply using an alternative format, or if you have any technical problems with our recruitment system, please call the HR Team on 01242 527631 or email

All future correspondence with you will be via email (application acknowledgement, invitation to interview etc). Please check your email regularly.

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