Director of Training Services
Salary : Up to £55,000 per annum
St Helens Chamber is a first class training and business support company, employing 110+ people and recognised through quality marks including : Queen’s Award for Enterprise, Investors in People Gold, Ofsted Good; Chamber of the Year 2016 and Matrix Accreditation.
We are seeking an experienced senior manager to lead our highly successful Training Services department and join our Senior Management Team.
With responsibility for 50 staff and a budget of £3m, you will have demonstrated an ability to lead a high-performing team, coupled with the technical knowledge this role demands.
Our Training Services department delivers Apprenticeship training to over 600 Apprentices across Merseyside, in addition to delivering Adult Education programmes and a range of projects to improve the skills of local people and businesses.
Our implementation of the Apprenticeship reforms has been highly successful, strongly supported by both levy payers and smaller businesses, and we have progressed well in making the switch from Frameworks to Standards. We deliver across a wide range of Apprenticeship sectors including Health & Social Care, Business, Leadership & Management, Logistics, Construction and Hairdressing.
We pride ourselves in maintaining high quality delivery – evidenced by our achievement rates, employer and learner satisfaction rates and Ofsted grades of Good, with Outstanding for Personal Development, Behaviour and Welfare.
If you share our passion for training and development and have a proven track record of managing Apprenticeship delivery, then we want to hear from you. This role suits a proactive, market-orientated person inspired by the opportunity to develop outstanding training for local people and our business community.
Whilst being based in St Helens you will be required to travel across Merseyside and surrounding areas so the use of your own car is essential.
If you would like to apply for this vacancy please forward a copy of your CV with a covering letter stating your current salary to Louise Johnson, HR Assistant, St Helens Chamber, Salisbury Street, St Helens WA10 1FY.
Further information can be found on our website www.sthelenschamber.com
Closing date for receipt of applications is 26th February 2019.
An enhanced DBS check is a requirement for this role.