Apprenticeship Quality Coach, Accountancy and Tax

United Kingdom
09 May 2022
End of advertisement period
20 May 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

Applicants must provide evidence of their right to work in the UK as BPP is unable to provide visa sponsorship

Job Profile
Apprenticeship - Coaches & Assessors

Contract Type

Job Purpose

Nationwide with a combination of home and office based working

The role provides the successful candidate with the opportunity to help deliver and enhance a support model that provides excellent pass rates, student experience and strong operational relationships with our clients and trainees.

The overall objective of this role is to provide support to our Accountancy & Tax apprentices, ensuring that they feel safe and welcome, understand the programme requirements and remain engaged and progress throughout their programme

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work as a quality coach within the Performance Support Team alongside the coach teams and working alongside other Team Leads in the department
  • Work with the Head of Performance Support to enhance coaching offering and ensure compliance with regulatory body requirements
  • Working with BPP's Quality Assurance Team to ensure all quality assurance requirements are being met
  • Identify key development areas and actively contribute to their improvement alongside highlighting and sharing best practice
  • Be experienced in delivering staff training and working closely with delivery teams to support personal and team development
  • Manage quality assurance activities including observation of teaching, learning and assessment, learner journey and portfolio sampling
  • Coordinate, monitor and support with the quality and integrity of all programmes
  • Mentor and support new members of the team through induction processes
  • Facilitate regular communications with managers to report on themes and trends
  • Provide one-to-one tailored coaching to those students who require it
  • Providing feedback on student submissions for skills and behaviour development assignments throughout the programme
  • Completing required documentation within BPP defined timescales.
  • Effectively undertaking any other duties as required

Accountancy & Tax - A&T Apprenticeships

Vacancy location
UK, Nationwide, Nationwide

Candidate Criteria


Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, both written and verbal

  • Hold a relevant qualification at academic Level 7 (relevant to Accountancy & Tax) such as those provided by ACCA, CIMA, ICAEW or ICAS
  • Focused and passionate about student success as well as seeking to improve and enhance the student experience
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to build rapport and maintain empathy with stakeholders
  • Experience of working autonomously and managing own workload efficiently and effectively
  • An ability to take responsibility to develop own knowledge and skills
  • Ability to work as part of a wider team
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills


  • Experience with supporting learners in an educational environment
  • Understanding of key systems and IT software
  • Line management experience

Please note that the successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check

Please note that this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and therefore the successful candidate will be required to declare any convictions, cautions, reprimands and final warnings that are not protected, as defined by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013).

Employment Details

Contract Hours 37.50

FTE 1.00

Salary competitive