Skills Coach – Career Development Professional Apprenticeship

  • Salary: Salary band: £23,956- £29,302 per annum (pro-rata)
  • Hours: 18.5 hours per week
  • Closing Date: 2 January 2020 at 09:00 AM
  • Interview Date: 9 January 2020
  • Location: East Midlands, with occasional travel nationally

What are we looking for?

Futures have an exciting opportunity to join our growing team delivering Apprenticeship Standards. This role is to deliver Career Development Professional Apprenticeship recently launched by Futures for Business. The ideal candidate will have significant experience of current industry practices in Career Guidance and Development, and a passion for providing outstanding service in the workplace.

Do you have the desire to combine your experience of teaching and learning and Career Guidance to develop high quality programmes and provide coaching and support to Apprentices and employers? You will need to have experience of delivering to meet high expectations and a desire to learn. Full training will be provided to develop understanding of Apprenticeship delivery, teaching and learning, and assessment practice.

The successful applicant will work towards Assessor and Teaching qualifications if not already held.

If you would like to discuss this opportunity further please contact Daphne Saxelby on 07540 560404

At Futures, our company-wide values: underpin who we are and what we do and it is essential that all colleagues share these.Having these values means we work in a culture which is open to learning and improvement, leads by example, is passionate about making a difference and develops the potential of both colleagues and clients.

Who Are We?

Join our team and help us make a difference to people’s lives. At Futures we lead by example. People are at the heart of everything we do and we're determined to help the people we work with be the best they can be. We put people first when it comes to our workforce; a happy and motivated team is vital to us and most of our people have been with us for many years - so we like to think we're pretty good at taking care of them. It’s good for you, it's great for us and even better for the people we support.

We support people and businesses to develop, grow and be the best they can be. Rated by Ofsted as Outstanding, all of our services are clear, enterprising and bespoke. We’re leading a change in career support that focuses on the whole person not just the job applicant. There’s more to life than just a career. So our mission is to be at the forefront of careers advice, skills and support that turn ambition into a successful career and fulfilling life. We’re also showing employers a different way of being and doing. We know that success lies in a happy, motivated and skilled workforce, and so we’re on a mission to transform teams and turnover.

What can we offer?

At Futures, our company-wide values: underpin who we are and what we do and it is essential that all colleagues share these.

  • Have passion
  • Do the right thing
  • Make a difference

Having these values means we work in a culture which is open to learning and improvement, leads by example, is passionate about making a difference.

Having a happy and motivated workforce is critical to our ongoing success. We genuinely care about our colleagues and offer a range of benefits and opportunities to support you in your role and grow in confidence. We will: help you develop in your role, support your career growth, promote positive health and well-being at work, and encourage a good work/life balance

Job Specification Requirements
The successful candidate will:

  • Have a passion for delivering outstanding service to support clients personal development
  • Have current workplace experience in delivery of Careers Guidance
  • Preferably hold a Level 6 Diploma in Career Guidance and Development
  • Be willing to work towards a teaching qualification and an Assessing qualification
  • Hold Maths and English qualifications at level 2

Job Reference: FUT75

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks prior and during employment.

How to apply

To apply, please complete the attached application form and return to recruitment@the-futures-group.com.

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