Apprenticeship Quality Assurance Leader

Job Roles:
Course Leader, Other, Subject Leader, Team Leader
Organisation Type:
Further Education
FE College
Contract Type:
Full Time
Subject Area:
Construction and Engineering Trades, Apprenticeships
North West
Contract Term:
Salary Description:
up to £36,018
1st Dec 2017
Start Date:
Wigan & Leigh College
Job Ref:

Location Wigan, Greater Manchester

Join Wigan & Leigh College on our journey to outstanding

Continually striving for excellence and a strong Grade 2 College, Wigan & Leigh College is well underway on its journey to become Outstanding. With over 6,500 students and a turnover of £26m, the College is in a strong position to continue to move forward and grow.

The College has distinct ambitions to expand its choice of programmes and services to meet the needs of the local community and support the economic transformation of Wigan and surrounding areas.

The College has created a community that encourages all students to enhance their learning through wider opportunities and support services; to maximise their achievements and secure progression onto further study and employment.

We are looking to appoint a Quality Assurance Leader to our highly motivated and creative team.

You will be required to carry out the day to day management, control and operations of the apprenticeship provision which includes:

•Efficient and effective allocation of assessor caseload
•Have an overview of the assessment process
•Monitoring and reporting of statistical information
• Implementation of quality assurance procedures within the apprenticeship delivery
•Monitoring and evaluating the effectiveness and achievements of apprenticeships in line with College procedures, including evaluation against quality standards and performance criteria.
•Implementation of systems which ensure the achievement of performance targets (e.g. apprenticeship recruitment, retention and achievement targets) and safeguard motivation and morale.

We are looking for someone who has experience in data management and preparing management reports.

To be successful in this role you will be able to meet challenging targets and have proven competence of management and delivering in a training environment.

Suitable candidates will hold a recognised assessment qualification (TAQA, A1, V1 or equivalent) and be qualified to Degree level.

This position will initially be working with the construction and engineering sectors.

The College reserves the right to interview for this post should we receive suitable candidates prior to the closing date.

The successful candidate will be required to apply for a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced check.

The College is only accepting direct applicants for this role, no agency contact is required

Please send your application to

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Contact Details:
Wigan & Leigh College
Tel: 01942 761554
Contact: HR Department

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