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Skills Development Manager

Skills Development Manager

A unique charity who work in partnership with employers, education and governments to raise the standards in apprenticeships and technical education so more young people get the best start in work and life, are recruiting now for a Skills Development Manager.

The role is full time and permanent and will offer a hybrid approach to office base working (2 days per week in London) and home working. They can also consider request to work from other locations on a case by case basis.

As the Skills Development Manager, you will lead and manage the planning, development and delivery of professional development activities including events, teaching resources, digital systems and international best practice to raise capacity in teachers and trainers to deliver a world-class education in the UK.

Your role will include;
-Planning and management of activities that transfer national and international best practice to educators in the UK, to improve quality of teaching, training and assessment
-Overseeing and developing a Skills Development Hub that delivers high quality teaching and learning resources for educators and learners
-Supporting the planning and delivery of professional development activities that raise the prestige of Technical and Vocational Education and facilitate a self-improving system to prepare the sector the meet key national education challenges.

To be considered for this role, you'll need experience managing large scale, multi-stakeholder projects in the publicly funded sector along with experience of developing products, services and professional development initiatives for teachers and trainers and learners, ideally within technical and vocational education. You will be excellent at managing relationships and coordinating a range of partnerships to successfully delivery project and performance targets and will be able to work to your own initiative with broad direction.

In turn, the organisation can offer a collaborative working culture, excellent benefits and are happy to discuss flexible working options.

To show your interest, please click apply or send a copy of your CV and a cover letter to quoting the job title and reference number J76433DT

Closing date: Monday 24th Jan 9am

We want you to have every opportunity to demonstrate your skills, ability and potential; please contact us if you require any assistance or adjustment so that we can help with making the application process work for you.