Jul 22, 2021

Quality Assurance and Funded Training Manager - Swim England - Salary £32,848 per annum (FTE) - Closing date 5 August 2021

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  • Split between home working and office working in SportPark, Loughborough
Full time, permanent management

Job Description

Interview date11 August 2021Job DescriptionHours of work: 35 Hours per week
Work Pattern: Open to compressed hours or flexible working pattern – please specify upon application

The Institute of Swimming work in conjunction with Swim England as a subsidiary, and exist for the good of the sport; developing the best aquatic professionals is our priority.

We are the largest provider of Swim England qualifications and aquatics courses and we train over 60 per cent of all swimming teachers in the UK.

We are seeking an experienced Quality Assurance and Funded Training Manager to join our team on a permanent full time basis. With a flexible working schedule to suit both the ideal applicant and the business needs.

The role is based working from home currently until our offices reopen, when they do you would split your time between home working and office working depending on your workload and team requirements.

Reporting to the Head of Institute of Swimming, you will be responsible for managing the quality team and leading on all aspects of quality assurance for the Institute. Within this role, you would be responsible for developing, implementing and managing a quality strategy across the Institute. You would ensure that relevant quality assurance frameworks are in place across the portfolio of qualifications. You will manage and be responsible for all areas of quality and standards for our apprenticeship provision and RoATP.

This is an exciting time for the Institute of Swimming, the business is growing and thriving. There are great opportunities in the Apprenticeships space and so we’re looking to recruit someone with demonstrable experience in this area too, to help us shape our growth plans.

To find out more about the role, download the full Job Description and Person Specification.

The successful candidate must:
• Demonstrable knowledge and experience of working with Awarding Organisations quality assurance expectations and requirements, and deploying resource to meet these needs.
• Experience of leading quality assurance of apprenticeship and funded training.
• Excellent problem solving, complaint resolution skills together with the ability to plan, prioritise and work to pressured timescales.
• Have the ability to, influence and motivate others to achieve outstanding teaching, learning and assessment practice.
• Hold the appropriate teaching, assessing and internal verification qualifications.
• Be prepared to undertake a DBS check.

Find out more about at it’s like to work with us and the Institute of Swimming family: https://www.swimming.org/swimengland/working-at-swim-england/

So if you feel you have the suitable skills and attributes for this position then we would like to hear from you.

This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We are committed to inclusion and embrace the spirit of all equalities legislation. Where possible we will always make reasonable adjustments for accessibility to anyone who requires it.

Please be advised that we cannot offer visa sponsorship and that you must have right to work in the UK to apply or be considered for this role. If you are a non UK/EU National, you must have an appropriate working Visa to undertake employment. You must also be working within the UK to apply or be considered for this role, due to the public liability insurance Swim England holds.

Closing date: Thursday 05 August 2021 midnight
Applications after this time will not be considered
Interview date: Wednesday 11 August (virtual interviews via Zoom/Teams)


How to applyTo apply for this role please: • Click here (https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/6S6Y8YG) to complete our application statement. • Send your CV and cover letter outlining the skills and experience you can bring to

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