Head of Apprenticeships

Alderwood Education
£35000 - £40000/annum
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Introduction: Are you an experienced Apprenticeship Operations Manager who thrives on improving performance within sector? Are you an experienced practitioner looking for a move into a Senior Management position? Do you have experience leading performance across Apprenticeship & Traineeships?

The Job:

The Business:

Alderwood are currently working with an Independent Apprenticeship Training Provider who deliver cross sector & cross provision. Their offering covers Traineeships, Apprenticeships & Advanced Learner Loan delivery. They sit within Professional Services, Hospitality, Technology & Warehouse markets.

The business previously traded as a sub-contract provider however has recently secured direct delivery & are looking to appoint an experienced Head of Apprenticeships to join the SMT & drives continues improvement.

You will manage 2 Delivery Managers / Team Leaders and indirect c15 Assessors. This team is significantly growing & candidates will be contributing to the on growing growth of the provision.

Most recent prime inspection delivered a G1 & most recent SAR achieved G2 - you will not be walking into multiple issues to fix! This role needs a strong Quality leader, to continue to build on the current processes & prepare the business for inspection as a direct contract holder.

You will hold ownership of & be accountable for Timely, Achievement, OOF, Performance Management & Recruitment. The Head of Apprenticeships will line into the Group Commercial Director.

Location: Manchester

Your background: * An experienced Operations Manager / Head of Apprenticeships. * Experienced in defining and implementing performance management strategy within the Apprenticeship space * You will have a proven track record in improving achievement rates * Current understanding of the new Apprenticeship landscape, including Standards


This role is paying between £35000 - £40000 depending on experience + Benefits.

Please contact for more information. Applications are treated in the strictest of confidence.

Alderwood acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Alderwood and may assist with processing your application