IT Technical ASSESSOR - Degree Apprenticeships

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58674
Talent pool
Delivery - Academic
Location
Newcastle
Salary
£33-35k + £3600 Car Allowance + Benefits
Closing date
21/12/2018
Description

IT Technical ASSESSOR, Coach & Mentor within our awarding winning QA Apprenticeship Programme  

Newcastle   

About our role: Do you enjoy training & coaching your IT Team? Are you the go-to-person who enjoys helping others? Have you thought about becoming an IT Coach & Mentor permanently?  Working within our Degree Apprenticeship Programme you will enjoy the prospect of coaching, mentoring & assessing groups of young adults towards the achievement of technical degree qualifications. Full training will be provided, all you will need is a suitable technical degree.

Your focus: Having a caseload of students, you will engage and organise with our learners to complete planned assessments in the work base in Technical Skills. Your knowledge will include at least one from: Software Development OR  Database Development OR Networking OR Technical Security OR Server Infrastructure OR Service Management.  What’s so important is your approach, organisation and proactivity to help retain learners and ensure each student achieves their assigned projects and qualification in line with the targets and objectives you have agreed in the Individual Learning Plan.

Bring your experience: A Degree OR other Higher Education Qualification in Computer Science, Computing, Software Development, and Networking or a related discipline, OR significant industry experience.

Willingness to gain Coaching and Assessor Qualifications within 12 months of commencing employment

The ability to provide inspiring coaching sessions to degree apprentices – training provided. 

Ability to identify individual learner needs – training provided.    

Ability to provide feedback in a way that motivates individual learners            

Ability to identify and help learners to overcome potential barriers to progress and achievement

Your Learning & Development with QA, how can we support you? Naturally you will have a comprehensive Induction Programme organised and you will be introduced to various internal teams and stakeholders. You will attend our well received Company Orientation Programme and of course complete our mandatory e-learning training.  Being a training and education provider, your continuous Learning and Development is of huge importance to us and as an individual contributor, we can agree a suitable Pathway to achieve your goals and aspirations.          

More about the Team you will be working with: Working within a growing and expanding team of coaches and trainers where we all work, support and learn from each other in order to provide our Learners with a dedicated, exceptional level of service we are extremely proud to be part of.     

Our benefits and values:

Learning is not just a service we provide, it’s a way of life at QA, so everyone is eligible for 3 Training Days every year, to focus on subjects they’re interested in.

We offer 2 paid Charity Days each year to support your chosen charity in whatever way you choose AND if you get involved in charity fundraising, QA will also double any sponsorship money raised, up to £250. 

Recharge your batteries and enjoy some down time, so we provide a fairly generous 25 days’ holiday per annum (rising to 28 days after 5 years) – with the option to buy more if you wish.

It’s important, too, to plan for the future and our later years, so we offer a defined contribution pension plan and will match your contributions up to a maximum of 3% of your basic salary.

Giving peace of mind we provide by Life Assurance (4x your basic salary) and Permanent Health Insurance (after a qualifying period) in the event that ill health, or worse, disrupts our plans.

And finally, a few fringe benefits to assist with travel and lifestyle choices: Season ticket loan, Discounted gym membership, Cycle to work scheme

Our Company: QA is one of the largest learning services organisations in the UK, developing skills and capabilities for everyone from apprentices to business leaders. Headquartered in London, but with a nationwide network of state-of-the-art training centres, QA Group is comprised of four fast-growing divisions- QA Learning, QA Apprenticeships, QA Consulting and QA Higher Education- all of which deliver innovative and cutting edge skills solutions to UK organisations.

Salary range:  £33-35k + £3600 Car Allowance + Benefits 

How to apply and who to contact:

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