Software Development Skills Coach

Recruiter
QA
Location
Cliddesden
Posted
16 Oct 2017
Closes
01 Nov 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Assessor IT Software Development

QA Apprenticeship Programme (part of the QA Group www.qa.com) - As one of the fastest growing division of QA, we are now the UK’s leading provider of IT and business services apprenticeships. Our multi-award winning programmes have been awarded the highest possible grade by Ofsted with an amazing 'Outstanding’ in all areas.

About The Role (Recent graduates welcome to apply)

Working within our Software Development Apprenticeship Programme you will have previous experience in coaching, mentoring & assessing groups of young adults towards the achievement of a vocational Apprenticeship programme.

Having an average caseload of around 46, you will engage with our learners to complete planned assessments in Software Development Technician as per the qualification standard. You will also have the skills to carry out some training of the above subjects to your active learners.

Your approach, organisation, proactivity and coaching skills will help retain learners and ensure each student achieves their assigned projects and qualification in line with the targets and objectives you have agreed in the Individual Learning Plan.

Your Quality Assurance activities and knowledge will ensure processes and procedures are maintained and in line with company and government standards.

Your Skills & Experience Needed

A Degree, Higher Education Qualification in ICT or significant industry experience in areas to be assessed is essential

Willingness to gain Assessor Award within 3 months of commencing employment

CAVA / A1 assessor award (not essential)

ICT Technical Software Development and Programming skills

Excellent communication skills

Ability to identify individual learner needs

Ability to provide feedback in a way that motivates individual learners

Ability to identify and help learners to overcome potential barriers to progress and achievement

In return, we are offering a competitive package with the opportunity to grow and develop your career further.

We look forward to hearing from you today.

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