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Business Programme Manager

Application deadline
May 28, 2024 12:00 am
Employer Engagement
Employment type
37 per week over 52.14 per annum
Telford College - Wellington, Telford
Reporting to
Business Programme Manager
Potential interview date
Vacancy reference
About the role

We are seeking a Business Programme Manager in a pivotal role for the employability provision at Telford College.

The team covers the whole of the West Midlands combined authority, as well as Shropshire and Marches regions, so the post holder will need to have knowledge of employment needs in this area and able to manage a diverse team.

The post holder will be creative and innovative while still maintaining strong organisational and logistical skills.

Key Responsibilities
  • Drive the development and delivery of all employability and distance learning provision programmes to meet financial and KPI’s set.
  • Maintain expert knowledge of curriculum developments in courses, qualifications and funding and actively contribute to the continuous development of a curriculum that meets local and regional individual and business needs, including the development of non-funded commercial provision
  • To work with employers to gain an understanding of skills shortages and then translate the information into curriculum delivery.
Skills, knowledge and expertise

Qualifications and training

You will be ideally qualified in teaching or training.

Due to the nature of the role the successful applicant will require a full valid driving licence and access to your own vehicle to visit our partners out in the community etc.

Skills and expertise

  • Excellent Relationship management skills with an ability to communicate and negotiate with internal and external stakeholders
  • Ability to influence, manage and motivate a team
  • Knowledge of funding streams, especially those associated with the Education and Skills Funding Agency

Please see full job description for full details.

How to Apply

We look forward to receiving your application and knowing more about your qualifications, skills, personal qualities and experience that you would bring to the role and to Telford College. Please take time to review the job description.

Please complete the online application form with details of your full employment history (since leaving school, including education, employment and voluntary work) including reasons for any gaps in employment. This should also include a statement of the personal qualities and experience you believe are relevant to your suitability for the post and how this meets the job description and person specification requirements. Your application form will be re-produced in a standard format by the system (without personal identifiers) to assist us in our anonymised shortlisting process.

Under Section 7 of SVGA 2006 it is an offence to apply for the role if the applicant is barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children. The college’s safeguarding policies are available here. Under KCSIE (keeping children safe in education) guidance the college is committed to all pre-employment safeguarding checks, including online checks and candidate history. Therefore, please note upon clicking to apply you agree for these checks to be completed.