Head of Apprenticeship Compliance and Operations

Expiring today

Manchester, Greater Manchester (GB)
£45,000 per annum plus benefits
10 May 2019
End of advertisement period
27 May 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Apprenticeship Compliance and Operations – Manchester Campus

Full time, Permanent
Salary – £45,000 per annum plus benefits 

We currently have the following vacancy within our Operations Team.  

You will be responsible for managing apprenticeship compliance in relation to the Education and Skills Funding Agency and other external bodies; and contractual relationships with apprentices and firms. You will also be responsible for establishing and managing efficient, high quality operational processes and services relating to apprenticeships; and for developing and leading the apprenticeship business professional team in providing an efficient and effective service to all clients. 

For this role you will need to have extensive experience of: working with apprenticeships, specifically in relation to funding rules and standards to ensure that systems and processes are fully compliant and that high-quality evidence is produced; managing apprenticeship contractual relationships with apprentices and firms; managing ILR returns to the ESFA and investigating complex data integrity issues; communicating with the ESFA on complex matters; and the admission/on-boarding process of apprentices. 

Your experience of working in an operational role should include providing a high level of professional customer service; developing and maintaining complex administrative systems; training and developing staff; developing good planning and processes, monitoring and managing budgets; managing change; management of Health and Safety compliance; and managing premises and facilities. 

For full details regarding the role and the experience and skills expected of candidates please see the job description.  

We offer an excellent range of competitive benefits including a generous annual leave allowance, private medical scheme, contributory pension scheme, life assurance, training and qualifications, and travel loans.  

Please visit our website www.law.ac.uk/vacancies for a full job description and person specification. To apply, please download and complete an application form which can be found at the top of our vacancies page. Please email your completed application form to work@law.ac.uk.  

Please note, CVs will not be considered and only application forms are accepted for this role. 

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Richard Dotor Cespedes on 01483 216764 or email richard.dotor-cespedes@law.ac.uk.  

No agencies please.  

Some posts within the University are subject to a DBS check - you will be notified of this during the application process. 

The University of Law is committed to the equality of opportunity.  

  • Location – Manchester
  • Salary – £45,000 per annum plus benefits 
  • Closing date – Monday 27 May 2019 at 12:00pm
  • Interview date – Wednesday 5 June 2019