Director of Apprenticeships BURY51282

Recruiter
Blue Octopus
Location
Lancashire
Salary
60469.00 GBP Annual
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
21 Jul 2017
Category
Education
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Director of Apprenticeships BURY51282
Bury
Salary: GBP60,469 per annum

Our client is a Further Education College offering a wide range of courses to over 5000 full time students and over 5650 part time students each year. The college currently works with over 50 high school partners, welcoming students from Bury and the surrounding areas.

They now have an exciting opportunity for a Director of Apprenticeships to join them where you will be responsible for driving and leading the growth of apprenticeships, commercial income and employer engagement.

As the Director of Apprenticeships. you will take a lead role in the development and delivery of high quality Apprenticeship provision, measured through outstanding timely success rates and high employer and apprenticeship satisfaction rates. Leading the college Employer Engagement Strategy, including the building and maintenance of productive and supportive relationships with employers and other key stakeholders, you will work in partnership with Curriculum Directors and other Leadership Team members to ensure positive progress and outcomes for apprentices.

Our client is looking for someone who has a degree or management qualification (or a willingness to work towards this) coupled with a minimum of a Level 4 qualification or 3 years' experience in a management role.

With experience of leading an Apprenticeship provision at strategic and operational levels, you will be able to deliver challenging financial targets, whilst implementing and monitoring quality standards in the Apprenticeship provision, meeting challenging performance targets. A detailed knowledge and understanding of the best practice and developments in national and regional priorities for developing Apprenticeship training, you will have excellent financial, marketing and business planning skills and be a strong leader.

Closing Date: 20th July 2017

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.