East London, London
£50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
about 2 years ago
Feb or March 2019
A leading education charity based in East London are recruiting for a Director of Apprenticeships and Outcomes for Students. This brand new role within the charity has been created to significantly grow the current Apprenticeship Employer base and the number of new Apprenticeships roles for students in London.
This exceptional charity seek to reach more NEET young people in East London and require an inspirational, experienced leader to help achieve long term employment outcomes for their students.
Your role as Director of Apprenticeships and Outcomes will involve a number of responsibilities;
You will provide business development by building strong networks within existing employer partners and quickly sourcing new employers who can provide sustainable employment opportunities for students.
Using your knowledge and expertise in Apprenticeship standards, you will create a vigorous framework for Employer and Student Management ensuring all elements of the Apprenticeship service are of a high quality.
You use your knowledge of Apprenticeship reforms as well as national and local skill strategies or shortages to plan for the long term development of the charities apprenticeships programmes.
As a Senior Leader in the organisation, reporting to the CEO and having direct responsibility for 3 managers, you will ensure your team is working to the same goal while also working closely and effectively with other teams across the organisation.
To be considered for this role, you will need a good understanding of how to work with NEET and hard to reach young people. Importantly, you must have a detailed understanding of the Apprenticeship recruitment sector, the Apprenticeship Levy and Apprenticeship Standards.
You will also be able to demonstrate experience in building beneficial partnerships with organisations as well as improving existing partnerships. You will need to be skilled in pitching concepts and ideas to senior management and will have experience designing and implementing new services/products.
If you have excellent, proven expertise in the Apprenticeship provider market, and are excited by the sound of this brand new opportunity, this could be a great role for you!
Closing date: Applications will be reviewed as they come in and until the role is appointed so please show your interest as soon as possible.
If you are interested in this role, please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org quoting reference number J68923 DT.