Grŵp Llandrillo Menai is looking for an enthusiastic and energetic individual to join the Coleg Menai and Coleg Meirion Dwyfor senior management team as an Assistant Principal.

Here is a rare opportunity to join on a strategic level one of Britain's biggest further education institutions. Grŵp Llandrillo Menai is an institution with an annual turnover of over £90M and employs over 1500 members of staff and is responsible for offering educational provision to over 21,000 individuals across a range of provisions including further education; higher education; apprenticeships and adult education.

The post holder will be mainly responsible for supervising and managing Programme Area Managers who lead on curricular provision in various occupational and academic fields. There will also be responsibility for a site (sites) across Coleg Menai and Coleg Meirion Dwyfor with an opportunity and expectation to contribute strategically to the development of the campuses of both colleges.

Directly answerable to the College Principal and as a member of Grŵp Llandrillo Menai Strategic Team, the successful applicant will also be responsible for:- planning the curriculum; planning and managing considerable budgets; responding to economic opportunities and working jointly with employers and stakeholders to ensure that the educational provision meets the needs of the region.

The successful applicant will play a key role in realising exciting capital developments worth £30M - a new campus for Coleg Menai, Bangor and developing and modernising campuses in Coleg Meirion Dwyfor, Pwllheli and Dolgellau.

Make an application today to join our team and play your part in this exciting journey.

Please do not hesitate to contact us for an informal chat about the post and its responsibilities and we’ll put you in contact with the Principal, Coleg Menai/Coleg Meirion Dwyfor.

Interviews for the post will be held 14 April 2023

Job Details

Job Reference



£66,743 - £72,598 per annum, (not including Pay Award to be back dated to Sept 2022). Dependent on qualifications and experience

Place of Work

  • Work location to be confirmed

Holiday Entitlement

37 days per annum, in addition to Bank Holidays and efficiency days

Working Pattern

37 hours per week

Pension Rights

Teachers Pension Scheme

Contract Type

Full Time Permanent

Closing Date

04 Apr 2023
12:00 PM (Midday)

Our application form is in PDF format. You will need a program such as Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer/device to open and edit this document.

Welsh applications are welcomed. Welsh applications will not be treated less favourably than applications submitted in English.

Application form pdf

How to apply

Applications may be submitted in Welsh or English; any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably or be subject to any delay.

  1. Download and save the application form to your computer/device (e.g. to My Documents or Downloads folder).
  2. Browse to the folder that contains the application form and open the PDF using a program such as Adobe Acrobat Reader.
    Don't open/view it in your browser as you might not be able to save.
  3. Fill out the form, including the equal opportunities monitoring form.
  4. Send your completed application form to The post you have applied for should be used as the subject line of your email.

Please contact us by email should you require any assistance or require further information.

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