Head of Apprenticeships - Wigan & Leigh College
It is an exciting time to join us at Wigan & Leigh College. Wigan & Leigh College is one of the largest apprenticeship providers in Greater Manchester and is experiencing rapid expansion in apprenticeships and training. There is an opportunity to join a team of passionate and dedicated managers to lead the College into its next phase.
Our approach is learner centred and focused on employability through working closely with local stakeholders to meet their work based skill requirements. We have an excellent reputation and have grown our provision substantially in recent years. As well as engaging effectively with employers, we take pride in the destinations of our learners and their achievements and work hard to ensure that they are ready for the world of work.
As the successful candidate, you will successfully manage a team of work-based Trainers / Assessors, ensuring they deliver high quality apprenticeships and training in line with the College's strategic ambition. You will have the ability to engage and inspire staff as well as the ability to tackle the challenges the role will bring. You will be fully conversant with the Apprenticeship Frameworks / Standards within the relevant sectors and will be knowledgeable around Apprenticeship Reforms, including the Levy.
The successful candidate will have the ability to engage and inspire staff as well as the ability to tackle the challenges the role will bring and move the College forward.
As an experienced professional with proven experience and excellent outcomes you will be ready to develop and drive forward the Business Services Team at Wigan & Leigh College.
For an informal discussion please contact the HR Team on
Closing Date: 9am 17 July 2017
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