Director of Vocational Skills

Job Type:
Permanent
Job Title / Sector:
Management, Department Head, Work Based Learning
Region:
South East England, Overseas
Area:
London, Europe
Location:
London
Salary:
£60,000 to £60,000 per annum
Salary Description:
CIRCA
Posted:
01/06/2018
Recruiter:
GPRS Recruitment
Job Ref:
HEW-05172b

Director of Director of Vocational Skills - London (with UK Travel) Applications from Candidates living anywhere in the UK will be considered.

A highly motivated Vocational Skills Specialist is sought to develop and oversee the delivery of education and training products and services such as qualification frameworks, skills passports and apprenticeship standards and raise the profile of different vocational pathways into work such as NVQs and BTECs. This candidate will use their vast expertise within vocational skills to review existing education and training productions and ensure that all training complies with the relevant industry accreditation standards and guidelines. They will use their passion and influence within the sector to proactively build robust relationships with high profile industry, FE / HE leaders and Career Advice professionals to create a greater awareness of the pathways into work.

The Role: Director of Vocational Skills

• Maintaining high-quality standards of delivery of education and training products, such as qualification frameworks and apprenticeships through effective leadership and management of people and processes
• Ensuring that all training complies with the relevant industry accreditation standards and guidelines
• Proactively working to build robust relationships with high profile industry leaders
Evaluation of outcomes and communicating progress


Essential Requirements: Director of Vocational Skills

• Sound track record at Senior Management or Director level within a work-based learning/apprenticeship setting
• In-depth understanding of qualification frameworks and apprenticeship standards and the different routes into work-based learning for an individual
• A background in providing a consultative approach to programme creation for individual employers
• A confident persona with the ability to liaise with high profile industry leaders


The Employer: Director of Vocational Skills

• Our client is well established within the London area and also acknowledged within its sector for its proven ability in developing the skills and abilities of individuals to enable them to progress a career within an exciting industry. Partnering with exceptionally high profile employers, this company provides vocational training for individuals looking to secure a career in the sector. The company has undergone considerable restructuring and this role has come to fruition as a dynamic leader with a strong presence within work-based learning is now sought to continue to influence and mould vocational skills during this exciting period of opportunity and metamorphosis.


All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. GPRS Recruitment whose registered address is 4-7 Gaolgate Street, Stafford ST16 2BG UK confirm that our client has instructed us that the position advertised herein is of a permanent nature. Due to the high number of applications which we regularly receive, regrettably, we only respond to successful candidates. If you haven't heard from us within 7 days then please assume that you have not been selected on this occasion, but don't worry. We'll retain your details with the intention of keeping you informed of other suitable opportunities that may arise.

Closing Date:
29/06/2018
Contact Details:
GPRS Recruitment
Tel: 01785430513
Fax: 01785 222341
Contact: Helen Wilson
Email:

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