Programme Manager – Senior Leader Degree Apprenticeship

London / Milton Keynes / Reading
13 Aug 2018
End of advertisement period
06 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Programme Leader – Senior Leader Level 7 Degree Apprenticeship MBA

London location

Are you a creative, passionate and customer-focused individual with experience of teaching and managing work based learning programmes with an aspiration for a career-enhancing role?

If so, you could be just the person we are looking to Programme Lead QA’s Senior Leader Degree Apprenticeship in with Middlesex University.  

OUR Exciting Opportunity

We are seeking an individual who can display a strong aptitude for people management to lead our team of lecturers. You will be responsible for managing our work-relevant blended learning programme and ensure that the programme is reflective of both of the latest developments in the subject area and teaching and learning innovation aligned to employer needs. The programme embeds personalised coaching and critical action learning throughout the lifecycle to support the development of a work portfolio leading to the CMI End Point Assessment.

Having a passion for teaching, imparting knowledge, keeping up to date in an ever-changing world, and importantly role-modelling your interest in inquiring into organisations to promote the professional development of our degree apprentices, are all needed for this varied, evolving role.

Ideally we would like you to have had experience in managing a Level 7 programmes and be able to demonstrate high stakeholder and customer satisfaction.  As our Degree Apprenticeships are delivered as collaborative provision, you will be responsible for developing and maintaining excellent working relationships with our Middlesex University partner. 

Who are we?

QA’s Degree Apprenticeship programmes are a collaboration between QA Apprenticeship and QA Higher Education divisions. You will be employed in QA Higher Education.

QA’s Degree Apprenticeships are a pedagogically innovative, work-based programmes that have expanded rapidly since their launch in 2015.

Our approach provides an opportunity to integrate the strengths of great client intelligence and apprenticeship support with that of academic excellence, developed in collaboration with our university partners and through interaction with the academe including the latest scholarship on management education. 

Our degree apprentices work for varied clients including FTSE100 businesses, central government departments, wider public sector organisations and small technology companies. The Apprenticeship division is part of QA, the UK’s leading provider of IT and business services training and education. Our multi-award winning programmes received the highest possible grade by Ofsted, with ‘Outstanding’ in all areas.

YOUR experience:

Programme management and line management experience essential, being research active in regards to management education and holding a Leadership HEA qualification.

Experience of delivering, working within, or contributing to Degree Apprenticeships would be an advantage as is holding an PhD. Equally, any blended learning or work-based programme experience is advantageous.

We look forward to hearing from you.