School Partnership Manager

Leeds Trinity University

Leeds Trinity University is a successful University community which offers a high quality learning experience to its students. Applications are invited for the following post:


Starting salary in the range £32,548 to £34,520 per annum

Leeds Trinity University has been a provider of teacher training at undergraduate and postgraduate level throughout its 50 year history. We now wish to build upon our established reputation in this field in furtherance of our wider strategic objectives of becoming one of the best providers of teacher training in the UK. This will involve enhancing our working partnerships with schools and others to ensure that Leeds Trinity engages positively with the current changes in Initial Teacher Training and Continuing Professional Development.

The successful candidate will play a key role in developing and maintaining partnerships between our Institute of Childhood and Education and external education partners including schools and other relevant organisations. Reporting to the Head of Partnerships, Placements & Employment and working directly with the Institute, the postholder will lead an experienced and committed team responsible for organising school based placements for our students with partnership schools in an increasingly competitive environment.

The successful candidate will have significant working experience and knowledge of partnership and placement activities in the education sector. They will be solution focussed and have excellent interpersonal communication skills, specifically high levels of tact and a proactive approach to relationship building. Adaptability and creativity together with well-developed administration and organisation skills are essential.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 12.00 noon on 23rd October 2017

Interviews for this post are expected to take place on 6th November 2017

Further details and an application pack are available from:

Alternatively please contact the Human Resources Department, tel. 0113 283 7130 or email

Leeds Trinity University has an Equality and Diversity Policy.  We welcome applications from all parts of the community.

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