Apprenticeship Quality Assurance Leader, Wigan

Closing date:Expiring soon

Wigan and Leigh CollegeWigan

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Up to £36,781
Contract term: Permanent

Quality Assurance Leader

Join Wigan & Leigh College on our journey to outstanding

Continually striving for excellence and a strong Grade 2  College, Wigan & Leigh College is well underway  on its journey to become Outstanding.  With over 9,500 students and a turnover of £30m, the College is in a strong position to continue to move forward and grow.

The College has distinct ambitions to expand its choice of programmes and support the economic transformation of Wigan and the surrounding areas.  As a growing college we are in a strong position to continue to invest in our campuses with the development of state of the art facilities.

The College has created a community that encourages all students to enhance their learning through wider opportunities and support services; to maximise their achievements and secure progression onto further study, apprenticeships and employment.     

We are looking to appoint a Quality Assurance Leader to our highly motivated and creative team.

You will be required to carry out the day to day management, control and operations of the apprenticeship provision which includes:

•Efficient and effective allocation of assessor caseload

•Have an overview of the assessment process

•Monitoring and reporting of statistical information

• Implementation of quality assurance procedures within the apprenticeship delivery

•Monitoring and evaluating the effectiveness and achievements of apprenticeships in line with College procedures, including evaluation against quality standards and performance criteria.

•Implementation of systems which ensure the achievement of performance targets (e.g. apprenticeship recruitment, retention and achievement targets) and safeguard motivation and morale.

We are looking for someone who has experience in data management and preparing management reports including experience in a quality assurance role.

To be successful in this role you will be able to meet challenging targets and have proven competence of management and delivering in a training environment.

Suitable candidates will hold a recognised assessment qualification (TAQA, A1, V1 or equivalent) and be qualified to Degree level.

This position will initially be working with the construction and engineering sectors and experience in these areas would be beneficial.

The College reserves the right to interview for this post should we receive suitable candidates prior to the closing date. 

To comply with legislation, you are required to obtain a DBS check for your role. We will be asking Protocol National Ltd/Esafeguarding Ltd to undertake this process on our behalf.

The College is only accepting direct applicants for this role, no agency contact is required.

Wigan and Leigh college is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

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More about Wigan and Leigh College
Phase: Further Education
Age Range: 16+ years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: PO Box 53, Parson's Walk, Wigan, Lancashire, WN1 1RS, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1942 761600
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