Advanced Practitioner - Apprenticeship Team, Middleton

Closing date:

Hopwood Hall CollegeMiddleton

Date posted:
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £16,727 per annum
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No


To provide focused support developing new and existing staff including agency staff to improve the standards of teaching, learning and assessment working with our assessors within Training@Hopwood.


Plan and deliver CPD training sessions to meet the needs of apprenticeship team and the end point assessment.

Identify and design creative teaching, learning and assessment staff development activities.

Effectively coach and mentor the team of delivery staff to drive improvements and develop outstanding practice in teaching, learning and assessment.

To use observation data and performance indicators to produce a training and development plan in order to support staff improvements within Training@Hopwood.

To undertake supportive observations of teaching, learning and assessment as required.

To contribute to the College Training and Development Plan by delivering CPD activities.

To act as an exemplar of good practice and innovation and be responsible for the development of teaching and learning within Training@Hopwood in order to encourage and support the development and sharing of good practice in peers.

Consistently deliver innovative and outstanding teaching and learning sessions.

Demonstrate expertise and effectiveness through exemplary assessment practice.

Support the Head of Quality and the Director of Apprenticeships to carry out advisory observations on newly appointed staff.

Support the peer observation process within the apprenticeship department areas and cascade good practice.

To provide training, guidance and build confidence in the embedding of English and maths, equality & diversity and British Values into teaching, learning and assessment.

To support activities and staff training in the Learning Lounge accordingly, including contributing to and updating the social media and blogs linked to the Learning Lounge.

To carry out walkthroughs as requested by the Head of Quality and Director of Apprenticeships.

To undertake supportive observations of teaching, learning and assessment and provide appropriate individual or group support as required.

To utilise effectively the hours equated to the post and report this to the Head of Quality.

 Maintain staff development records in order to provide focused support particularly with underperforming staff.

To undertake appropriate CPD/Staff development both internally and externally to keep abreast of teaching, learning and assessment good practice.

Support staff to use and develop eLearning resources appropriate to the curriculum areas.

To attend and contribute to Professional Learning Mentor meetings throughout the academic year.

Any other duties, of a similar level of responsibility, as may be required.

Job location

More about Hopwood Hall College
Phase: Further Education
Age Range: 16+ years
Address: Middleton Campus, Rochdale Road, Middleton, Rochdale, M24 6XH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 161 6437560
employer gallery photo 0
employer gallery photo 1
employer gallery photo 2

Hopwood Hall College is a further education college located in Rochdale, Greater Manchester. The college was first established in 1992, and since its founding has seen extensive redevelopment and modernisation, including the installation of a brand-n...