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Job Locations UK-Tyne and Wear-Newcastle upon Tyne
Data Analyst Apprentice Fixed Term Contact – 18 months Location: Quorum Business Park, Longbenton, Newcastle upon Tyne 37 hours per week Salary: Up to £17,000 per annum depending on experience     Do you want to join us on our future journey?   NCFE is an educational charity and an Awarding Organisation with a core purpose to ‘promote and advance learning’ for a fairer society. For over 170 years, NCFE has been at the forefront of technical and vocational education, helping to support and progress millions of learners in employment through its portfolio of qualifications. The company is an End-Point Assessment Organisation at the cutting edge of Apprenticeships, whilst also offering leading e-assessment, diagnostics, and digital education services through its innovative technical platforms as part of Skills Forward. Purposeful people drive NCFE and create a vibrant and high performing culture, ensuring that the organisation is always moving forward towards collective success with the learner at the heart of everything we do.   A bit about the opportunity, our team and you…   We are excited to be looking for a Data Analyst Apprenticeand would love it if you come and join us on our future journey.   The Data Analyst Apprentice will provide a reporting/analyst function and support to the Business Intelligence and Provider Data teams and internal stakeholders.   The successful candidate will be enrolled on a Level 4 Data Analyst Apprenticeship which will be completed over the period of 18 months.   This successful candidate will have the following duties: - Support the Provider Data & Business Intelligence Team by developing a range of reporting solutions and assisting with ad-hoc requests as well as drive efficiencies with current and future processes - Contribute to the design, storage, transfer, validity, and usage of NCFE data - Use internal and external sources of data to provide insight and support plans to drive the business forward and quality assure and validate data used by the department - Support the data transformation required to meet the needs of the organisation including governance and accountability - Help maintain our suite of reports, pick up tickets and update systems to help manage workload as well as ensuring accuracy of data going external to the department by validation and sense checking - Liaise with other teams to present data and information findings in a format which meets the needs of the end user and supporting BI Developers in the production of BI reports We want to hear from you if have the following: - At least five GCSEs (or equivalent) at Grade C or above including Maths, English and IT / Science - A-levels or equivalent such as a BTEC Level 3 or a Level 3 Apprenticeship - High level of computing knowledge required, including the ability to use Microsoft Office packages, particularly Excel - Good communication and ability to deal with a fast-paced environment - Ability to collaborate with internal and external stakeholders - Ability to work flexibly and under pressure through effective time management To find out if this is the role for you, please take a look at the Job Description.   Why NCFE?   As an organisation we have ambitious levels of performance that we strive for. We have high expectations of every one of our talented colleagues and recognise the contribution each one makes to our success.   All our employees are rewarded with:   - Company Pension, employer’s contribution up to 9%   - Life Assurance (4 x basic salary)  - £200 development allowance per year  - £400 towards any NCFE accredited qualifications   We also support your health and wellbeing by giving all colleagues access to:  - 25 days starting annual leave increasing by 2 days after 2 years’ service - A flexible and agile approach to working   - Westfield Health Cash Plan worth up to the value of £1,045   - Fika - a mental fitness platform created by performance psychology experts and designed to help people develop the 7 skills of mental fitness   - Employee Assistance Programme - a 24/7 confidential help line to support with issues from financial advice to face to face and telephone counselling sessions   - Doctor Line - same day appointments and speak with qualified doctors via video conference on your mobile phone to ensure you receive the treatment you need as soon as you need it.  Want to know about NCFE?   Take a look at our website https://www.ncfe.org.uk/   Interested? Here’s what you need to know…   If you think you have the skills to become a Data Analyst Apprenticeat NCFE, we’d love to hear from you!   Apply online directly through our website with your current CV detailing the skills and relevant work experience which makes you suitable for the role.   Closing Date: Friday 10th December 2021      
ID
2021-1935
Job Locations UK-Lincolnshire
External Quality Assurer – Preparation for Life and Work including Functional Skills Home based – covering East Midlands or South Yorkshire Flexible Worker Contract Flexible Hours   Half day EQA activity £150 Full day EQA activity £200   Do you want to join us on our future journey?   NCFE is an educational charity and an awarding organisation with a core purpose to ‘promote and advance learning’ for a fairer society. For over 170 years, NCFE has been at the forefront of technical and vocational education, helping to support and progress millions of learners in employment through its portfolio of qualifications. The company is an End-Point Assessment organisation at the cutting edge of apprenticeships, whilst also offering leading e-assessment, diagnostics, and digital education services through its innovative technical platforms as part of its Skills Forward. Purposeful people drive NCFE and create a vibrant and high performing culture, ensuring that the organisation is always moving forward towards collective success with the learner at the heart of everything we do.    A bit about the opportunity, our team and you…  We are excited to be looking for a External Quality Assurer to join our Quality Assurance Team on flexible worker contracts.   This role will be to cover the East Midlands or South Yorkshire. Applications will be accepted from candidates based anywhere in these regions. The purpose of this role is to ensure quality assurance compliance, to drive a high standard in assessment activities and continuous improvement in practice within our centres so that we can ensure a first-class service which meets the needs of both our customers and learners, supporting market growth and promoting advancement in learning.  This role will assess and manage risk and performance of centres and their staff through analysis and review of data and evidence from a variety of sources, including regulators and customers, which forms part of the quality process in order to ensure qualification and regulatory compliance.   To find out if this role is for you, please take a look at the Job Description   Essential Requirements - Qualified to at least Level 3 in both Maths and English - Have current or recent experience delivering Maths or English in a School/University/Educational Setting, preferably in Functional Skills - Qualification in assessment & internal quality assurance (a qualification in external quality assurance is not essential)   Why work as a flexible worker for NCFE?   Our flexible workforce provides supportive quality assurance to ensure that learners taking NCFE qualifications are getting the best education possible. If you become a flexible worker with us, you’ll choose how to fit your work around your other personal and professional commitments – making this a great opportunity to make a difference in a way that suits you.   You’ll receive full training and the materials, tools or equipment needed to ensure you’re able to complete your duties in line with NCFE requirements, with the ability to take on flexible worker contract alongside other work, without the need to be registered as self-employed   All applicants will be expected to adhere to NCFE’s behavioural framework and to uphold our core values.   Want to know about NCFE? Take a look at our website https://www.ncfe.org.uk/ Interested? Here’s what you need to know… If you have the skills to be an External Quality Assurer, we’d love to hear from you! Apply online directly through our website with your current CV including a covering letter as one document detailing the skills and relevant work experience which makes you suitable for the role.   Closing Date: Sunday 12th December 2021    This role requires a DBS   This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and therefore applicants are required to declare any cautions, convictions, reprimands, and final warnings that are not protected (i.e., that are not filtered out) as defined by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013)  
ID
2021-1934
Job Locations UK-Home based - Bristol
External Quality Assurer – Preparation for Life and Work including Functional Skills Home based – covering South West England or South Wales Flexible Worker Contract Flexible Hours   Half day EQA activity £150 Full day EQA activity £200   Do you want to join us on our future journey?   NCFE is an educational charity and an awarding organisation with a core purpose to ‘promote and advance learning’ for a fairer society. For over 170 years, NCFE has been at the forefront of technical and vocational education, helping to support and progress millions of learners in employment through its portfolio of qualifications. The company is an End-Point Assessment organisation at the cutting edge of apprenticeships, whilst also offering leading e-assessment, diagnostics, and digital education services through its innovative technical platforms as part of its Skills Forward. Purposeful people drive NCFE and create a vibrant and high performing culture, ensuring that the organisation is always moving forward towards collective success with the learner at the heart of everything we do.    A bit about the opportunity, our team and you…  We are excited to be looking for a External Quality Assurer to join our Quality Assurance Team on flexible worker contracts.   This role will be to cover the South West of England or South Wales areas. Applications will be accepted from candidates based anywhere in these regions. The purpose of this role is to ensure quality assurance compliance, to drive a high standard in assessment activities and continuous improvement in practice within our centres so that we can ensure a first-class service which meets the needs of both our customers and learners, supporting market growth and promoting advancement in learning.  This role will assess and manage risk and performance of centres and their staff through analysis and review of data and evidence from a variety of sources, including regulators and customers, which forms part of the quality process in order to ensure qualification and regulatory compliance.   To find out if this role is for you, please take a look at the Job Description   Essential Requirements - Qualified to at least Level 3 in both Maths and English - Have current or recent experience delivering Maths or English in a School/University/Educational Setting, preferably in Functional Skills - Qualification in assessment & internal quality assurance (a qualification in external quality assurance is not essential)    Why work as a flexible worker for NCFE?   Our flexible workforce provides supportive quality assurance to ensure that learners taking NCFE qualifications are getting the best education possible. If you become a flexible worker with us, you’ll choose how to fit your work around your other personal and professional commitments – making this a great opportunity to make a difference in a way that suits you.   You’ll receive full training and the materials, tools or equipment needed to ensure you’re able to complete your duties in line with NCFE requirements, with the ability to take on flexible worker contract alongside other work, without the need to be registered as self-employed   All applicants will be expected to adhere to NCFE’s behavioural framework and to uphold our core values.   Want to know about NCFE? Take a look at our website https://www.ncfe.org.uk/ Interested? Here’s what you need to know… If you have the skills to be an External Quality Assurer, we’d love to hear from you! Apply online directly through our website with your current CV including a covering letter as one document detailing the skills and relevant work experience which makes you suitable for the role.   Closing Date: Sunday 12th December 2021    This role requires a DBS   This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and therefore applicants are required to declare any cautions, convictions, reprimands, and final warnings that are not protected (i.e., that are not filtered out) as defined by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013)
ID
2021-1933
Job Locations UK-Tyne and Wear-Newcastle upon Tyne
Graphic Designer Permanent Contract Location: Quorum Park, Newcastle upon Tyne with flexible working 37 hours per week Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum depending on experience     Do you want to join us on our future journey?   NCFE is an educational charity and an Awarding Organisation with a core purpose to ‘promote and advance learning’ for a fairer society. For over 170 years, NCFE has been at the forefront of technical and vocational education, helping to support and progress millions of learners in employment through its portfolio of qualifications. The company is an End-Point Assessment Organisation at the cutting edge of Apprenticeships, whilst also offering leading e-assessment, diagnostics, and digital education services through its innovative technical platforms as part of Skills Forward. Purposeful people drive NCFE and create a vibrant and high performing culture, ensuring that the organisation is always moving forward towards collective success with the learner at the heart of everything we do.   A bit about the opportunity, our team and you…   We are excited to be looking for a Graphic Designerand would love it if you come and join us on our future journey.   The role of Graphic Designer is a key role within the Marketing and Comms team and you will be part of a small in-house studio team whose purpose is to design to communicate ideas that inspire, inform, and captivate our audiences. You will work closely day-to-day to primarily support the campaign and content teams and PR and communications with online and offline design requirements.   We are looking for someone who has: - experience of working as a graphic designer - a degree in graphic design or similar/equivalent level - high level of proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite - experience of managing design briefs through to completion. - a strong portfolio which demonstrates creative flair and strong graphic communication design skills - a good understanding of studio design and production processes - excellent attention to detail, communication, interpersonal; organisational and time management skills as well as the ability to multi-task - the ability to bring creativity, imagination and work off own initiative; work within a team in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented environment and develop collaborative relationships across the team and wider organisation To find out if this is the role for you, please take a look at the Job Description.   Why NCFE?   As an organisation we have ambitious levels of performance that we strive for. We have high expectations of every one of our talented colleagues and recognise the contribution each one makes to our success.   All our employees are rewarded with:   - Company Pension, employer’s contribution up to 9%   - Life Assurance (4 x basic salary)  - £200 development allowance per year  - £400 towards any NCFE accredited qualifications   We also support your health and wellbeing by giving all colleagues access to:  - 25 days starting annual leave increasing by 2 days after 2 years’ service - A flexible and agile approach to working   - Westfield Health Cash Plan worth up to the value of £1,045   - Fika - a mental fitness platform created by performance psychology experts and designed to help people develop the 7 skills of mental fitness   - Employee Assistance Programme - a 24/7 confidential help line to support with issues from financial advice to face to face and telephone counselling sessions   - Doctor Line - same day appointments and speak with qualified doctors via video conference on your mobile phone to ensure you receive the treatment you need as soon as you need it.  Want to know about NCFE?   Take a look at our website https://www.ncfe.org.uk/   Interested? Here’s what you need to know…   If you think you have the skills to become a Graphic Designerat NCFE, we’d love to hear from you!   Apply online directly through our website with your current CV detailing the skills and relevant work experience which makes you suitable for the role.   Closing Date: Thursday 9th December 2021        
ID
2021-1932
Job Locations UK-Tyne and Wear-Newcastle upon Tyne
Senior Business Architect Permanent Contract Location: Flexible – Head Office in Quorum Park, Newcastle upon Tyne 37 hours per week Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum depending on experience     Do you want to join us on our future journey?   NCFE is an educational charity and an Awarding Organisation with a core purpose to ‘promote and advance learning’ for a fairer society. For over 170 years, NCFE has been at the forefront of technical and vocational education, helping to support and progress millions of learners in employment through its portfolio of qualifications. The company is an End-Point Assessment Organisation at the cutting edge of Apprenticeships, whilst also offering leading e-assessment, diagnostics, and digital education services through its innovative technical platforms as part of Skills Forward. Purposeful people drive NCFE and create a vibrant and high performing culture, ensuring that the organisation is always moving forward towards collective success with the learner at the heart of everything we do.   A bit about the opportunity, our team and you…   We are excited to be looking for a Senior Business Architectand would love it if you come and join us on our future journey.   We are at a key juncture in the transformation of our organisation, and we’re looking to recruit an experienced Senior Business Architect to implement a ‘Digital First’ approach to process re-design, enabling colleagues to devote more time to higher value activities, through automation of processes (such as RPA).   This role will lead a team of Business Analysts accountable for redefining and transforming end-to-end processes across our business, in line with our strategy, embedding a culture/discipline of process governance, working closely with Senior Leaders as part of the Transformation Programme.   It will have accountability for translating business priorities and needs into technology requirements, and therefore requires the ability to interface with strategic stakeholders, project management office, operational teams, and technologists.   This is a fantastic opportunity to join a market leading organisation at a pivotal time on our digital transformation journey with genuine opportunities to make a central contribution to the overall direction of technology travel.   To find out if this is the role for you, please take a look at the Job Description.   Why NCFE?   As an organisation we have ambitious levels of performance that we strive for. We have high expectations of every one of our talented colleagues and recognise the contribution each one makes to our success.   All our employees are rewarded with:   - Company Pension, employer’s contribution up to 9%   - Life Assurance (4 x basic salary)  - £200 development allowance per year  - £400 towards any NCFE accredited qualifications   We also support your health and wellbeing by giving all colleagues access to:  - 27 days starting annual leave increasing by 3 days after 2 years’ service - A flexible and agile approach to working   - Westfield Health Cash Plan worth up to the value of £1,045   - Fika - a mental fitness platform created by performance psychology experts and designed to help people develop the 7 skills of mental fitness   - Employee Assistance Programme - a 24/7 confidential help line to support with issues from financial advice to face to face and telephone counselling sessions   - Doctor Line - same day appointments and speak with qualified doctors via video conference on your mobile phone to ensure you receive the treatment you need as soon as you need it.  Want to know about NCFE?   Take a look at our website https://www.ncfe.org.uk/   Interested? Here’s what you need to know…   If you think you have the skills to become a Senior Business Architectat NCFE, we’d love to hear from you!   Apply online directly through our website with your current CV detailing the skills and relevant work experience which makes you suitable for the role.   Closing Date: Thursday 9th December 2021      
ID
2021-1931
Job Locations UK-Tyne and Wear-Newcastle upon Tyne
Senior Infrastructure Engineer Permanent Contract Location: Flexible – Head Office is in Quorum Park, Newcastle upon Tyne 37 hours per week Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience     Do you want to join us on our future journey?   NCFE is an educational charity and an Awarding Organisation with a core purpose to ‘promote and advance learning’ for a fairer society. For over 170 years, NCFE has been at the forefront of technical and vocational education, helping to support and progress millions of learners in employment through its portfolio of qualifications. The company is an End-Point Assessment Organisation at the cutting edge of Apprenticeships, whilst also offering leading e-assessment, diagnostics, and digital education services through its innovative technical platforms as part of Skills Forward. Purposeful people drive NCFE and create a vibrant and high performing culture, ensuring that the organisation is always moving forward towards collective success with the learner at the heart of everything we do.   A bit about the opportunity, our team and you…   We are excited to be looking for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer and would love it if you come and join us on our future journey.   The Senior Infrastructure Engineer will provide proactive leadership to the infrastructure team, supporting and training them, through coaching and mentoring.   We are looking for a highly knowledgeable and experienced IT infrastructure professional, with extensive knowledge of administration of many technologies including hardware, software and cloud-based technologies, preferably Microsoft Azure and Office 365. They also must be proactive in identifying issues and improvements to the systems we have in place, co-ordinating with the team and the wider business to minimize impact whilst sharing knowledge. They should also ensure and consider business-critical systems are running with minimal to no downtime, considering Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Planning, as part of their remit.   In addition, the Senior Infrastructure Engineer will manage 3rd party supplier relationships with external experts and ensure value is delivered for NCFE, in line with business need and security best practice.   To find out if this is the role for you, please take a look at the Job Description.   About our team   The IT Services Infrastructure Team provides IT support and expertise for systems and infrastructure, including Cloud, Storage, Network and Telephony including mobile telecommunication within NCFE.  The team also supports the operational IT security technologies, whilst delivering effective and efficient solutions to NCFE colleagues through our ITSM system.   Why NCFE?   As an organisation we have ambitious levels of performance that we strive for. We have high expectations of every one of our talented colleagues and recognise the contribution each one makes to our success.   All our employees are rewarded with:   - Company Pension, employer’s contribution up to 9%   - Life Assurance (4 x basic salary)  - £200 development allowance per year  - £400 towards any NCFE accredited qualifications   We also support your health and wellbeing by giving all colleagues access to:  - 25 days starting annual leave increasing by 2 days after 2 years’ service - A flexible and agile approach to working   - Westfield Health Cash Plan worth up to the value of £1,045   - Fika - a mental fitness platform created by performance psychology experts and designed to help people develop the 7 skills of mental fitness   - Employee Assistance Programme - a 24/7 confidential help line to support with issues from financial advice to face to face and telephone counselling sessions   - Doctor Line - same day appointments and speak with qualified doctors via video conference on your mobile phone to ensure you receive the treatment you need as soon as you need it.  Want to know about NCFE?   Take a look at our website https://www.ncfe.org.uk/   Interested? Here’s what you need to know…   If you think you have the skills to become a Senior Infrastructure Engineer at NCFE, we’d love to hear from you!   Apply online directly through our website with your current CV detailing the skills and relevant work experience which makes you suitable for the role.   Closing Date: Thursday 9th December 2021.   Interviews will be held week beginning Monday 13th December 2021.        
ID
2021-1930
Job Locations UK-Home based - London
External Quality Assurer – Sports, Exercise and Fitness   Permanent Contract Location: Home based – South East Region 37 hours per week Salary: £31,250 (FTE) per annum plus car allowance     Do you want to join us on our future journey?   NCFE is an educational charity and an Awarding Organisation with a core purpose to ‘promote and advance learning’ for a fairer society. For over 170 years, NCFE has been at the forefront of technical and vocational education, helping to support and progress millions of learners in employment through its portfolio of qualifications. The company is an End-Point Assessment Organisation at the cutting edge of Apprenticeships, whilst also offering leading e-assessment, diagnostics, and digital education services through its innovative technical platforms as part of Skills Forward. Purposeful people drive NCFE and create a vibrant and high performing culture, ensuring that the organisation is always moving forward towards collective success with the learner at the heart of everything we do.   A bit about the opportunity, our team and you…   We are excited to be looking for an External Quality Assurerand would love it if you come and join us on our future journey.   This role will be to cover the Southeast area – radius of the role would cover Sussex East Anglia and London.  Applications will be accepted from candidates based anywhere in these regions.   The purpose of this role is to ensure quality assurance compliance, to drive a high standard in assessment activities and continuous improvement in practice within our centres so that we can ensure a first-class service which meets the needs of both our customers and learners, supporting market growth and promoting advancement in learning.   This role will assess and manage risk and performance of centres and their staff through analysis and review of data and evidence from a variety of sources, including regulators and customers, which forms part of the quality process to ensure qualification and regulatory compliance.   You must have the following: - Subject Specialist Level 3 or above in Sport, Exercise and Fitness.   To find out if this is the role for you, please take a look at the Job Description.   Why NCFE?   As an organisation we have ambitious levels of performance that we strive for. We have high expectations of every one of our talented colleagues and recognise the contribution each one makes to our success.   All our employees are rewarded with:   - Company Pension, employer’s contribution up to 9%   - Life Assurance (4 x basic salary)  - £200 development allowance per year  - £400 towards any NCFE accredited qualifications   - Car allowance   We also support your health and wellbeing by giving all colleagues access to:  - 25 days starting annual leave increasing by 2 days after 2 years’ service - A flexible and agile approach to working   - Westfield Health Cash Plan worth up to the value of £1,045   - Fika - a mental fitness platform created by performance psychology experts and designed to help people develop the 7 skills of mental fitness   - Employee Assistance Programme - a 24/7 confidential help line to support with issues from financial advice to face to face and telephone counselling sessions   - Doctor Line - same day appointments and speak with qualified doctors via video conference on your mobile phone to ensure you receive the treatment you need as soon as you need it.    Want to know about NCFE?   Take a look at our website https://www.ncfe.org.uk/   Interested? Here’s what you need to know…   If you think you have the skills to become an External Quality Assurer at NCFE, we’d love to hear from you!   Apply online directly through our website with your current CV detailing the skills and relevant work experience which makes you suitable for the role.   Closing Date: 7th December 2021    Interviews: 15th December 2021     This role will require a DBS check   This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and therefore applicants are required to declare any cautions, convictions, reprimands, and final warnings that are not protected (i.e., that are not filtered out) as defined by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013).  
ID
2021-1929
Job Locations UK-Tyne and Wear-Newcastle upon Tyne
Senior Quality & Compliance Officer Permanent Location: Quorum Business Park, Longbenton, Newcastle upon Tyne / Remote Working   37 hours per week Salary: Up to £26,500 depending on experience     Do you want to join us on our future journey?   NCFE is an educational charity and an Awarding Organisation with a core purpose to ‘promote and advance learning’ for a fairer society. For over 170 years, NCFE has been at the forefront of technical and vocational education, helping to support and progress millions of learners in employment through its portfolio of qualifications. The company is an End-Point Assessment Organisation at the cutting edge of Apprenticeships, whilst also offering leading e-assessment, diagnostics, and digital education services through its innovative technical platforms as part of Skills Forward. Purposeful people drive NCFE and create a vibrant and high performing culture, ensuring that the organisation is always moving forward towards collective success with the learner at the heart of everything we do.   A bit about the opportunity, our team and you…   We are excited to be looking for a Senior Quality & Compliance Officerand would love it if you come and join us on our future journey.   As a Senior Quality & Compliance Officer, you will be working within our End Point Assessment department to support multiple functions, ensuring high quality EPA that is fully compliant with quality and regulatory requirements.   You will have a strong background in the Further Education sector, with a particular focus on monitoring the quality assurance of vocational assessments. You will have experience of working with a range of quality and compliance processes and have the ability to develop and maintain comprehensive operating procedures, ensuring that they are fit for purpose and fully compliant with external quality and regulatory requirements.  You might also have a background in quality audits. You will have an exceptional standard of written English and granular attention to detail. You will also have demonstrable ability to work independently with a varied, fast-paced workload.   To find out if this is the role for you, please take a look at the job description   Why NCFE?   As an organisation we have ambitious levels of performance that we strive for. We have high expectations of every one of our talented colleagues and recognise the contribution each one makes to our success.   All our employees are rewarded with:     - Company Pension, employer’s contribution up to 9%   - Life Assurance (4 x basic salary)  - £200 development allowance per year  - £400 towards any NCFE accredited qualifications     We also support your health and wellbeing by giving all colleagues access to:   - 25 days starting annual leave increasing by 2 days after 2 years’ service - A flexible and agile approach to working   - Westfield Health Cash Plan worth up to the value of £1,045   - Fika - a mental fitness platform created by performance psychology experts and designed to help people develop the 7 skills of mental fitness   - Employee Assistance Programme - a 24/7 confidential help line to support with issues from financial advice to face to face and telephone counselling sessions   - Doctor Line - same day appointments and speak with qualified doctors via video conference on your mobile phone to ensure you receive the treatment you need as soon as you need it.    Want to know about NCFE?   Take a look at our website https://www.ncfe.org.uk/   Interested? Here’s what you need to know…   If you think you have the skills to become a Senior Quality & Compliance Officerat NCFE, we’d love to hear from you!   Apply online directly through our website with your current CV detailing the skills and relevant work experience which makes you suitable for the role.   Closing Date: Sunday 5th December 2021   Interview Date: Thursday 16th December 2021
ID
2021-1928
Job Locations UK-Tyne and Wear-Newcastle upon Tyne
Quality Assurance Officer (Assessment Delivery) Fixed Term Contract – 9 months Maternity Cover Location: Quorum Business Park, Longbenton, Newcastle upon Tyne   37 hours per week Salary: up to £24,000 depending on experience    Do you want to join us on our future journey?   NCFE is an educational charity and an Awarding Organisation with a core purpose to ‘promote and advance learning’ for a fairer society. For over 170 years, NCFE has been at the forefront of technical and vocational education, helping to support and progress millions of learners in employment through its portfolio of qualifications. The company is an End-Point Assessment Organisation at the cutting edge of Apprenticeships, whilst also offering leading e-assessment, diagnostics, and digital education services through its innovative technical platforms as part of Skills Forward. Purposeful people drive NCFE and create a vibrant and high performing culture, ensuring that the organisation is always moving forward towards collective success with the learner at the heart of everything we do.   A bit about the opportunity, our team and you…   We are excited to be looking for a Quality Assurance Officer (Assessment Delivery) and would love it if you come and join us on our future journey. This will see you working as part of our Assessment Delivery team, who ensure external assessments are delivered in line with our policies and reliable results are issued to our learners upholding high standards of compliance with regulatory requirements.   As QA Officer, you will support centres to deliver external assessment activity effectively and resolve any centre queries and issues in relation to assessment delivery.  These actions ensure that learners taking external assessments are not disadvantaged or inappropriately advantaged by any assessment processes and that the integrity of external assessments is maintained.     You could be a great for this role if you have knowledge/experience of working in a regulated environment, driven around processes and procedures. You will also be confident in communicating with stakeholders and customers, with supporting organisation, report writing and resource management skills.   To find out if this is the role for you, please take a look at the Job Description.   About our team   The Quality Assurance team is responsible for managing and maintaining the integrity of the assessment processes for all NCFE qualifications, both in-house and at our approved centres. We work with a number of teams during the assessment process supporting the development and design of assessment through to the delivery and examination stages.   Why NCFE?   As an organisation we have ambitious levels of performance that we strive for. We have high expectations of every one of our talented colleagues and recognise the contribution each one makes to our success.   All our employees are rewarded with:   - Company Pension, employer’s contribution up to 9%   - Life Assurance (4 x basic salary)  - £200 development allowance per year  - £400 towards any NCFE accredited qualifications   We also support your health and wellbeing by giving all colleagues access to:  - 25 days starting annual leave increasing by 2 days after 2 years’ service - A flexible and agile approach to working   - Westfield Health Cash Plan worth up to the value of £1,045   - Fika - a mental fitness platform created by performance psychology experts and designed to help people develop the 7 skills of mental fitness   - Employee Assistance Programme - a 24/7 confidential help line to support with issues from financial advice to face to face and telephone counselling sessions   - Doctor Line - same day appointments and speak with qualified doctors via video conference on your mobile phone to ensure you receive the treatment you need as soon as you need it.    Want to know about NCFE?   Take a look at our website https://www.ncfe.org.uk/   Interested? Here’s what you need to know…   If you think you have the skills to become a QA Officer (Assessment Delivery) at NCFE, we’d love to hear from you!   Apply online directly through our website with your current CV detailing the skills and relevant work experience which makes you suitable for the role.   Closing Date: 12 noon on Friday 3rd December 2021   Interview Date: 9th& 10th December 2021   DBS is required for this role   This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and therefore applicants are required to declare any cautions, convictions, reprimands, and final warnings that are not protected (i.e., that are not filtered out) as defined by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013).  
ID
2021-1927
Job Locations UK-Tyne and Wear-Newcastle upon Tyne
Practitioner Engagement Officer Permanent   This role could be either based at NCFE Head Office in Quorum Business Park, Longbenton or Home Based.  37 hours per week Salary: Up to £27,000 depending on experience    Do you want to join us on our future journey?   NCFE is an educational charity and an Awarding Organisation with a core purpose to ‘promote and advance learning’ for a fairer society. For over 170 years, NCFE has been at the forefront of technical and vocational education, helping to support and progress millions of learners in employment through its portfolio of qualifications. The company is an End-Point Assessment Organisation at the cutting edge of Apprenticeships, whilst also offering leading e-assessment, diagnostics, and digital education services through its innovative technical platforms as part of Skills Forward. Purposeful people drive NCFE and create a vibrant and high performing culture, ensuring that the organisation is always moving forward towards collective success with the learner at the heart of everything we do.   A bit about the opportunity, our team and you…   We have an exciting opportunity to join our Product and Content Development Team as a Practitioner Engagement Officer.   The purpose of this role is to grow and leverage a network of relevant external stakeholders in order to gather industry insight, explore industry drivers and understand local, regional and national educational and skills demands to influence the design and creation of our products and provide validation which highlight their value and relevance. This enables NCFE to deliver high quality NCFE products, a first-class learner experience and ultimately to make a greater impact on learners lives and society as whole.    We are looking for someone who can work on their own initiative and who has knowledge of the Education Sector and NCFE products and services. This requires experience in using social media platforms and working in an educational environment. Other skills required are relationship building and business communications.    To find out if this is the role for you, please take a look at the Job Description.    Why NCFE?   As an organisation we have ambitious levels of performance that we strive for. We have high expectations of every one of our talented colleagues and recognise the contribution each one makes to our success.   All our employees are rewarded with:   - Company Pension, employer’s contribution up to 9%   - Life Assurance (4 x basic salary)  - £200 development allowance per year  - £400 towards any NCFE accredited qualifications     We also support your health and wellbeing by giving all colleagues access to:  - 25 days starting annual leave increasing by 2 days after 2 years’ service - A flexible and agile approach to working   - Westfield Health Cash Plan worth up to the value of £1,045   - Fika - a mental fitness platform created by performance psychology experts and designed to help people develop the 7 skills of mental fitness   - Employee Assistance Programme - a 24/7 confidential help line to support with issues from financial advice to face to face and telephone counselling sessions   - Doctor Line - same day appointments and speak with qualified doctors via video conference on your mobile phone to ensure you receive the treatment you need as soon as you need it.    Want to know about NCFE?   Take a look at our website https://www.ncfe.org.uk/   Interested? Here’s what you need to know…   If you think you have the skills to become a Practitioner Engagement Officerat NCFE, we’d love to hear from you!   Apply online directly through our website with your current CV detailing the skills and relevant work experience which makes you suitable for the role.   Closing Date: Sunday 5th December 2021   Interviews will be held on Monday 13th& Tuesday 14th December
ID
2021-1926
Job Locations UK-Home based - London
External Quality Assurer (EQA) - Preparation for Life and Work including Functional Skills Permanent 37 hours per week Home based - England  Salary: up to £31,250 per annum (plus £2,600 Car Allowance)  London Region up to £33,000 per annum (plus £2,600 Car Allowance)   Do you want to join us on our future journey?   NCFE is an educational charity and an Awarding Organisation with a core purpose to ‘promote and advance learning’ for a fairer society. For over 170 years, NCFE has been at the forefront of technical and vocational education, helping to support and progress millions of learners in employment through its portfolio of qualifications. The company is an End-Point Assessment Organisation at the cutting edge of Apprenticeships, whilst also offering leading e-assessment, diagnostics, and digital education services through its innovative technical platforms as part of Skills Forward. Purposeful people drive NCFE and create a vibrant and high performing culture, ensuring that the organisation is always moving forward towards collective success with the learner at the heart of everything we do.    A bit about the opportunity, our team and you… We are delighted to have the following opportunity in our Quality Assurance team.  We are excited to be looking for an External Quality Assurer within Preparation for Life and Work including Functional Skills The purpose of this role is to ensure quality assurance compliance, to drive a high standard in assessment activities and continuous improvement in practice within our centres so that we can ensure a first-class service which meets the needs of both our customers and learners, supporting market growth and promoting advancement in learning.  This role will assess and manage risk and performance of centres and their staff through analysis and review of data and evidence from a variety of sources, including regulators and customers, which forms part of the quality process in order to ensure qualification and regulatory compliance.   To find out if this is the role for you, please take a look at the Job Description     We would love to hear from you if you carry the following skills and experience:   - Qualified to at least Level 3 in both Maths and English - Have current or recent experience delivering Maths or English in a School/University/Educational Setting, preferably in Functional Skills - Qualification in assessment & internal quality assurance (a qualification in external quality assurance is not essential)   Please note that 70% of your role will be home based with some travel required to visit centres across your geographical region.   Why NCFE? As an organisation we have ambitious levels of performance that we strive for. We have high expectations of every one of our talented colleagues and recognise the contribution each one makes to our success   You will be rewarded with:   - Company Pension, employer’s contribution up to 9%   - Life Assurance (4 x basic salary)  - £200 development allowance per year  - £400 towards any NCFE accredited qualifications   - Car Allowance   We also support your health and wellbeing by giving all colleagues access to:  - 25 days starting annual leave increasing by 2 days after 2 years’ service - A flexible and agile approach to working   - Westfield Health Cash Plan worth up to the value of £1,045   - Fika - a mental fitness platform created by performance psychology experts and designed to help people develop the 7 skills of mental fitness   - Employee Assistance Programme - a 24/7 confidential help line to support with issues from financial advice to face to face and telephone counselling sessions   - Doctor Line - same day appointments and speak with qualified doctors via video conference on your mobile phone to ensure you receive the treatment you need as soon as you need it.  Want to know about NCFE?   Take a look at our website https://www.ncfe.org.uk/   If you have the skills to be an External Quality Assurer…we’d love to hear from you!   Apply online directly through our website with your current CV and a covering letter as one document detailing the skills and relevant work experience which makes you suitable for the role.   Closing date 29th November 2021   This role requires a DBS Check.   This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and therefore applicants are required to declare any cautions, convictions, reprimands, and final warnings that are not protected (i.e., that are not filtered out) as defined by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013)  
ID
2021-1922
Job Locations UK-Tyne and Wear-Newcastle upon Tyne
Product Manager – Adult Education Permanent Contract Location: Flexible – Head Office is in Newcastle upon Tyne 37 hours per week Salary: Negotiabledepending on experience     Do you want to join us on our future journey?   NCFE is an educational charity and an Awarding Organisation with a core purpose to ‘promote and advance learning’ for a fairer society. For over 170 years, NCFE has been at the forefront of technical and vocational education, helping to support and progress millions of learners in employment through its portfolio of qualifications. The company is an End-Point Assessment Organisation at the cutting edge of Apprenticeships, whilst also offering leading e-assessment, diagnostics, and digital education services through its innovative technical platforms as part of Skills Forward. Purposeful people drive NCFE and create a vibrant and high performing culture, ensuring that the organisation is always moving forward towards collective success with the learner at the heart of everything we do.   A bit about the opportunity, our team and you…   We are excited to be looking for a Product Manager – Adult Educationand would love it if you come and join us on our future journey.   The Product Manager for Adult Education will play a key role in the delivery and continuous improvement of multiple products and services within the Learning for Work portfolio by providing direction across a matrix of multidisciplinary teams. You will create a roadmap for your products and services based on your understanding of customer needs and market requirements and manage them through their lifecycle. You will be responsible for engaging with stakeholders and customers to ensure they are clear on the benefits of the product/service and that their feedback is being used to inform ongoing continuous improvements. You will be responsible for driving the financial performance of your portfolio and for driving the success of the NCFE’s Learning for Work propositions through a range of initiatives.   We are looking for someone who has: - proven experience in a commercially focused role such as Product Manager, Commercial Manager etc - excellent project management and analytical skills and the ability to hone in on trends and themes, developing plans to maximize opportunity and mitigate risk - strong commercial acumen, with the ability to assess market potential and informing business direction - proven experience in financial planning and forecasting - ability to effectively interpret data and make sound, commercially focused judgments - excellent leadership skills and the ability to influence, negotiate and work effectively across the business - the ability to work fast paced, commercially astute and driven to take accountability for success of a portfolio To find out if this is the role for you, please take a look at the Job Description.   Why NCFE?   As an organisation we have ambitious levels of performance that we strive for. We have high expectations of every one of our talented colleagues and recognise the contribution each one makes to our success.   All our employees are rewarded with:   - Company Pension, employer’s contribution up to 9%   - Life Assurance (4 x basic salary)  - £200 development allowance per year  - £400 towards any NCFE accredited qualifications   We also support your health and wellbeing by giving all colleagues access to:  - 25 days starting annual leave increasing by 2 days after 2 years’ service - A flexible and agile approach to working   - Westfield Health Cash Plan worth up to the value of £1,045   - Fika - a mental fitness platform created by performance psychology experts and designed to help people develop the 7 skills of mental fitness   - Employee Assistance Programme - a 24/7 confidential help line to support with issues from financial advice to face to face and telephone counselling sessions   - Doctor Line - same day appointments and speak with qualified doctors via video conference on your mobile phone to ensure you receive the treatment you need as soon as you need it.  Want to know about NCFE?   Take a look at our website https://www.ncfe.org.uk/   Interested? Here’s what you need to know…   If you think you have the skills to become a Product Manager – Adult Education at NCFE, we’d love to hear from you!   Apply online directly through our website with your current CV detailing the skills and relevant work experience which makes you suitable for the role.   Closing Date: Thursday 9th December 2021      
ID
2021-1913
Job Locations UK-Tyne and Wear-Newcastle upon Tyne
Account Advisor Fixed Term Contract – 24 months Location: Q6, Newcastle Office 37 hours per week Salary: Base salary of £20,035 with OTE of up to £28,000 per annum   Do you want to join us on our future journey?   NCFE is an educational charity and an Awarding Organisation with a core purpose to ‘promote and advance learning’ for a fairer society. For over 170 years, NCFE has been at the forefront of technical and vocational education, helping to support and progress millions of learners in employment through its portfolio of qualifications. The company is an End-Point Assessment Organisation at the cutting edge of Apprenticeships, whilst also offering leading e-assessment, diagnostics, and digital education services through its innovative technical platforms as part of Skills Forward. Purposeful people drive NCFE and create a vibrant and high performing culture, ensuring that the organisation is always moving forward towards collective success with the learner at the heart of everything we do.   A bit about the opportunity, our team and you…   We are excited to be looking for an Account Advisor in our Small Business team.   This role sits on the Small Business team who are responsible for contacting customers, managing sales opportunities to completion, and generating and converting leads. Working with existing centres, the team contact customers to offer a variety of products and services, so you’ll need to have strong communication and interpersonal skills, the ability to build rapport and the desire to work in a fast-paced professional environment. This role is for individuals that enjoy sales, achieving targets and want to develop a career with an organisation that recognises its people are its most valuable asset.   We are looking for someone who can: - deliver individual and team sales and income targets together with associated KPI’s. - understand the needs of our customers and provide them with the best products for their needs. - think strategically as a problem solver and develop and utilise a strong knowledge of campaign management. - maintain exceptional process, system, product and industry knowledge to get it ‘right first time’ and positively represent and promote NCFE. - develop and maintain amazing working relationships with our customers, pro-actively contacting them to avoid potential issues, understand their needs, offer additional services and better support their individual requirements. - effectively prioritise list management, pipeline and tasks, taking into account own workload and also team and department workloads, to ensure customer service levels are met both personally and as a team. - represent and promote NCFE and Cache at external events, coordinating activities and writing and delivering presentations to small and large groups. To find out if this is the role for you, please take a look at the Job Description.   Why NCFE?   As an organisation we have ambitious levels of performance that we strive for. We have high expectations of every one of our talented colleagues and recognise the contribution each one makes to our success.   All our employees are rewarded with:   - Company Pension, employer’s contribution up to 9%   - Life Assurance (4 x basic salary)  - £200 development allowance per year  - £400 towards any NCFE accredited qualifications   We also support your health and wellbeing by giving all colleagues access to:  - 25 days starting annual leave increasing by 2 days after 2 years’ service - A flexible and agile approach to working   - Westfield Health Cash Plan worth up to the value of £1,045   - Fika - a mental fitness platform created by performance psychology experts and designed to help people develop the 7 skills of mental fitness   - Employee Assistance Programme - a 24/7 confidential help line to support with issues from financial advice to face to face and telephone counselling sessions   - Doctor Line - same day appointments and speak with qualified doctors via video conference on your mobile phone to ensure you receive the treatment you need as soon as you need it.  Want to know about NCFE?   Take a look at our website https://www.ncfe.org.uk/   Interested? Here’s what you need to know..   If you think you have the skills to become an Account Advisor at NCFE, we’d love to hear from you!   Apply online directly through our website with your current CV and covering letter detailing the skills and relevant work experience which makes you suitable for the role.   Closing date: Tuesday 30th November 2021  
ID
2021-1908
Job Locations UK-Tyne and Wear-Newcastle upon Tyne
Product Manager - Apprenticeships Permanent Contract Location: Flexible – Head Office is in Newcastle upon Tyne 37 hours per week Salary: Negotiabledepending on experience   Do you want to join us on our future journey?   NCFE is an educational charity and an Awarding Organisation with a core purpose to ‘promote and advance learning’ for a fairer society. For over 170 years, NCFE has been at the forefront of technical and vocational education, helping to support and progress millions of learners in employment through its portfolio of qualifications. The company is an End-Point Assessment Organisation at the cutting edge of Apprenticeships, whilst also offering leading e-assessment, diagnostics, and digital education services through its innovative technical platforms as part of Skills Forward. Purposeful people drive NCFE and create a vibrant and high performing culture, ensuring that the organisation is always moving forward towards collective success with the learner at the heart of everything we do.   A bit about the opportunity, our team and you…   We are excited to be looking for a Product Manager – Apprenticeships and would love it if you come and join us on our future journey.   The Product Manager for Apprenticeships will play a key role in the delivery and continuous improvement of multiple products and services within the Apprenticeship portfolio by providing direction across a matrix of multidisciplinary teams. You will create a roadmap for your products and services based on your understanding of customer needs and market requirements and manage them through their lifecycle.   You will also be responsible for engaging with stakeholders and customers to ensure they are clear on the benefits of the product/service and that their feedback is being used to inform ongoing improvements and for driving the financial performance of your portfolio and for driving the success of the NCFE’s Apprenticeship propositions through a range of initiatives.   We are looking for someone who has proven experience in a commercially focused role such as Product Manager or Commercial Manager as well experience in financial planning and forecasting.   The successful candidate will need to have: - excellent analytical skills and the ability to home in on trends and themes, developing plans to maximize opportunity and mitigate risk - excellent project management skills - strong commercial acumen, with the ability to assess market potential and informing business direction - the ability to effectively interpret data and make sound, commercially focused judgments - excellent leadership skills and the ability to influence, negotiate and work effectively across the business as well as excellent written and oral communication skills - the ability to work fast paced, commercially astute and driven to take accountability for success of a portfolio To find out if this is the role for you, please take a look at the Job Description.   Why NCFE?   As an organisation we have ambitious levels of performance that we strive for. We have high expectations of every one of our talented colleagues and recognise the contribution each one makes to our success.   All our employees are rewarded with:   - Company Pension, employer’s contribution up to 9%   - Life Assurance (4 x basic salary)  - £200 development allowance per year  - £400 towards any NCFE accredited qualifications   We also support your health and wellbeing by giving all colleagues access to:  - 25 days starting annual leave increasing by 2 days after 2 years’ service - A flexible and agile approach to working   - Westfield Health Cash Plan worth up to the value of £1,045   - Fika - a mental fitness platform created by performance psychology experts and designed to help people develop the 7 skills of mental fitness   - Employee Assistance Programme - a 24/7 confidential help line to support with issues from financial advice to face to face and telephone counselling sessions   - Doctor Line - same day appointments and speak with qualified doctors via video conference on your mobile phone to ensure you receive the treatment you need as soon as you need it.  Want to know about NCFE?   Take a look at our website https://www.ncfe.org.uk/   Interested? Here’s what you need to know…   If you think you have the skills to become a Product Manager – Apprenticeships at NCFE, we’d love to hear from you!   Apply online directly through our website with your current CV detailing the skills and relevant work experience which makes you suitable for the role.   Closing Date: Thursday 9th December 2021      
ID
2021-1900
Job Locations UK-Tyne and Wear-Newcastle upon Tyne
First Line Technician Apprentice Fixed Term Contact – 18 months Location: Quorum Business Park, Longbenton, Newcastle upon Tyne 37 hours per week Salary: Up to £16,000 per annum depending on experience     Do you want to join us on our future journey?   NCFE is an educational charity and an Awarding Organisation with a core purpose to ‘promote and advance learning’ for a fairer society. For over 170 years, NCFE has been at the forefront of technical and vocational education, helping to support and progress millions of learners in employment through its portfolio of qualifications. The company is an End-Point Assessment Organisation at the cutting edge of Apprenticeships, whilst also offering leading e-assessment, diagnostics, and digital education services through its innovative technical platforms as part of Skills Forward. Purposeful people drive NCFE and create a vibrant and high performing culture, ensuring that the organisation is always moving forward towards collective success with the learner at the heart of everything we do.   A bit about the opportunity, our team and you…   We are excited to be looking for a First Line Technician Apprentice and would love it if you come and join us on our future journey.   This role provides dedicated first line ticket resolution service to the business, across multiple sites and ensure accurate recording of incident information in order to identify trends or escalations. Support NCFEs mobile telephony and remote working solutions by working with the rest of IT Service Operations, facilitating early troubleshooting and communication throughout.   The successful candidate will be enrolled on a Level 3 Digital Support Technician - Applications Technician Apprenticeship which will be completed over the period of 18 months.   We are looking for candidates who: - have user knowledge of …. - Windows 7/10 - Microsoft Office - can demonstrate… - Strong analytical and fault-finding skills - Excellent written and oral communication skills, including good grammar and spelling - Attention to detail and ability to work accurately - Able to work on your own initiative and work within deadlines To find out if this is the role for you, please take a look at the Job Description.   Why NCFE?   As an organisation we have ambitious levels of performance that we strive for. We have high expectations of every one of our talented colleagues and recognise the contribution each one makes to our success.   All our employees are rewarded with:   - Company Pension, employer’s contribution up to 9%   - Life Assurance (4 x basic salary)  - £200 development allowance per year  - £400 towards any NCFE accredited qualifications   We also support your health and wellbeing by giving all colleagues access to:  - 25 days starting annual leave increasing by 2 days after 2 years’ service - A flexible and agile approach to working   - Westfield Health Cash Plan worth up to the value of £1,045   - Fika - a mental fitness platform created by performance psychology experts and designed to help people develop the 7 skills of mental fitness   - Employee Assistance Programme - a 24/7 confidential help line to support with issues from financial advice to face to face and telephone counselling sessions   - Doctor Line - same day appointments and speak with qualified doctors via video conference on your mobile phone to ensure you receive the treatment you need as soon as you need it.  Want to know about NCFE?   Take a look at our website https://www.ncfe.org.uk/   Interested? Here’s what you need to know…   If you think you have the skills to become a First Line Technician Apprentice at NCFE, we’d love to hear from you!   Apply online directly through our website with your current CV detailing the skills and relevant work experience which makes you suitable for the role.   Closing Date: Sunday 28th November 2021      
ID
2021-1898
Job Locations UK-Norfolk
External Quality Assurer – Business, IT and Sales Permanent Contract   Location: Home based (covering East of England) 37 hours per week Salary: Up to £31,250 per annum depending on experience (plus £2,600 car allowance)   Do you want to join us on our future journey?   NCFE is an educational charity and an Awarding Organisation with a core purpose to ‘promote and advance learning’ for a fairer society. For over 170 years, NCFE has been at the forefront of technical and vocational education, helping to support and progress millions of learners in employment through its portfolio of qualifications. The company is an End-Point Assessment Organisation at the cutting edge of Apprenticeships, whilst also offering leading e-assessment, diagnostics, and digital education services through its innovative technical platforms as part of Skills Forward. Purposeful people drive NCFE and create a vibrant and high performing culture, ensuring that the organisation is always moving forward towards collective success with the learner at the heart of everything we do.   A bit about the opportunity, our team and you…   We are excited to be looking for an External Quality Assurer: Business, IT and Salesto join our Quality Assurance Team   The purpose of the EQA role is to ensure quality assurance compliance, to drive a high standard in assessment activities and promote continuous improvement within our centres. This all supports in ensuring a first-class service which meets the need of both our customers and learners. You will be responsible for assessing and managing risk and performance of centres and their staff, which will see you carrying out external quality assurance reviews, completing reports within Service Level Agreements and ensuring compliance of all qualifications within your regional area.    We would love to hear from you if you're qualified to Level 3 in your chosen subject area and hold qualifications in teaching, assessment, and internal quality assurance.    Please note that 70% of your role will be home based, with some travel required to visit centres across your geographical region, which is split across the team, you must therefore be based in one of the following locations to apply:  - East of England (Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire, or Essex)   To find out if this is the role for you, please take a look at the Job Description      Why NCFE?   As an organisation we have ambitious levels of performance that we strive for. We have high expectations of every one of our talented colleagues and recognise the contribution each one makes to our success.   All our employees are rewarded with:   - Company Pension, employer’s contribution up to 9%   - Life Assurance (4 x basic salary)  - £200 development allowance per year  - £400 towards any NCFE accredited qualifications   -   We also support your health and wellbeing by giving all colleagues access to:  - 25 days starting annual leave increasing by 2 days after 2 years’ service - A flexible and agile approach to working   - Westfield Health Cash Plan worth up to the value of £1,045   - Fika - a mental fitness platform created by performance psychology experts and designed to help people develop the 7 skills of mental fitness   - Employee Assistance Programme - a 24/7 confidential help line to support with issues from financial advice to face to face and telephone counselling sessions   - Doctor Line - same day appointments and speak with qualified doctors via video conference on your mobile phone to ensure you receive the treatment you need as soon as you need it.    Want to know about NCFE?   Take a look at our website https://www.ncfe.org.uk/   Interested? Here’s what you need to know…   If you think you have the skills to become a External Quality Assurerat NCFE, we’d love to hear from you!   Apply online directly through our website with your current CV detailing the skills and relevant work experience which makes you suitable for the role.   Closing Date: 3rd December 2021   This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and therefore applicants are required to declare any cautions, convictions, reprimands, and final warnings that are not protected (i.e., that are not filtered out) as defined by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013).  
ID
2021-1897
Job Locations UK-Home based
Examiner – T Level Technical Qualification in Science (Level 3) Home based Flexible Worker Contract   NCFE is an educational charity and an Awarding Organisation with a core purpose to ‘promote and advance learning’ for a fairer society. For over 170 years, NCFE has been at the forefront of technical and vocational education, helping to support and progress millions of learners in employment through its portfolio of qualifications. The company is an End-Point Assessment Organisation at the cutting edge of Apprenticeships, whilst also offering leading e-assessment, diagnostics, and digital education services through its innovative technical platforms as part of Skills Forward. Purposeful people drive NCFE and create a vibrant and high performing culture, ensuring that the organisation is always moving forward towards collective success with the learner at the heart of everything we do.   We are currently recruiting Examiners for the T Level Technical Qualification in Science (Level 3) (delivered by NCFE) (603/6989/9)qualification.   T Level Technical Qualification in Science (Level 3) (delivered by NCFE)   To be considered for this role you must be available to attend standardisation events ahead of marking in each assessment window. These dates will be communicated in advance, but all events will be scheduled for weekdays between the hours of 9.00am-5.00pm and may require travel to Newcastle. All other marking duties can be carried out remotely, in accordance with set timescales.   There will be two assessment / marking windows per academic year for this qualification – one Autumn and one Summer.   Main duties include: - to deliver exceptional customer service to all NCFE customers, both internal and external - to mark external assessments as required and submit results using our systems within set timescales - to follow and maintain the standard set by the Chief Examiner, applying the mark scheme consistently and accurately - to report suspected malpractice or safeguarding concerns to the Assessment Delivery team - to attend Examiner standardisation and training events, and other meetings as required - to maintain the confidentiality of NCFE assessment materials, learner evidence and learner details, and report any breaches to the Assessment Delivery team - to adhere to NCFE’s established systems and processes - to carry out any other duties as requested by NCFE   We are seeking applicants who:   - have a professional qualification (at Level 4 or above) relating to the sector area (refer to qualification specification for the content of the qualification) - have experience of working in the Science sector - have experience working in Food, Laboratory or Metrology Science - have current or recent teaching experience in the sector area - have experience delivering a qualification in the sector at Level 3 or above - have experience of graded / numerically marked assessments - have experience of marking paper based and/or online assessments - have excellent written and oral communication skills - have the ability to work consistently within tight deadlines - have an understanding of effective quality assurance mechanisms - have access to a PC/laptop with internet connection - be IT literate, particularly in the use of electronic communications systems, and open to using online applications/e-technologies, in particular Microsoft Teams and Microsoft Excel Why work as a flexible worker for NCFE?   Our flexible workforce provides supportive quality assurance to ensure that learners taking NCFE qualifications are getting the best education possible. If you become a flexible worker with us, you’ll choose how to fit your work around your other personal and professional commitments – making this a great opportunity to make a difference in a way that suits you.   You’ll receive full training and the materials, tools or equipment needed to ensure you’re able to complete your duties in line with NCFE requirements, with the ability to take on flexible worker contract alongside other work, without the need to be registered as self-employed   All applicants will be expected to adhere to NCFE’s behavioural framework and to uphold our core values.   To apply please download and complete the Application Form and email to assessmentdelivery@ncfe.org.uk to be considered for this opportunity.   Closing date: 7th January 2022    Whilst this advert doesn’t close until 7th January, we would welcome applications on an ongoing basis due to the volume of flexible worker contracts available. We will be reviewing and shortlisting applications continually during this time.  
ID
2021-1890
Job Locations UK-Home based
Chief Examiner – T Level Technical Qualification in Science (Level 3) (delivered by NCFE) Home based Flexible Worker Contract   NCFE is an educational charity and an Awarding Organisation with a core purpose to ‘promote and advance learning’ for a fairer society. For over 170 years, NCFE has been at the forefront of technical and vocational education, helping to support and progress millions of learners in employment through its portfolio of qualifications. The company is an End-Point Assessment Organisation at the cutting edge of Apprenticeships, whilst also offering leading e-assessment, diagnostics, and digital education services through its innovative technical platforms as part of Skills Forward. Purposeful people drive NCFE and create a vibrant and high performing culture, ensuring that the organisation is always moving forward towards collective success with the learner at the heart of everything we do.   We are currently recruiting Chief Examiners for T Level Technical Qualification in Science (Level 3) (delivered by NCFE) (603/6989/9)qualification.   T Level Technical Qualification in Science (Level 3) (delivered by NCFE)   To be considered for this role you must be available to attend and deliver standardisation events ahead of marking in each assessment window and may be required to attend other events throughout the year.  These dates will be communicated in advance, but all events will be scheduled for weekdays between the hours of 9.00am-5.00pm and may require travel to Newcastle. All other marking duties can be carried out remotely, in accordance with set timescales.   There will be two assessment / marking windows per academic year for this qualification – one Autumn and one Summer.   Main duties include: - to ensure the standards of the external assessment of NCFE’s qualifications are consistent across centres and learners from year to year - to deliver exceptional customer service to all NCFE customers, both internal and external - to lead on regular external standardisation of the external assessment and oversee decisions on grading at awarding, if applicable - to support with queries on papers and questions/tasks - to make sure that Examiners are coordinated as per NCFE guidelines and perform to the required standards - to monitor the performance of Examiners and inform the Assessment Delivery team of any concerns - to ensure that the sampling strategy is carried out by the team of Examiners when required - to sample Examiners’ marking and grading decisions - to provide ongoing support to Examiners as and when required - to mark external assessments as required and submit results using our systems within set timescales - to respond to malpractice and/or maladministration investigations and complete reports to support further investigations - to respond to appeals and enquiries about results and provide adequate feedback via a report in the required timescale - to complete and submit reports, as required - to support the evaluation and improvement of NCFE external assessment materials - to attend Chief Examiner training events and other meetings as required - to adhere to NCFE’s established systems and procedures - to maintain the confidentiality of NCFE assessment materials and report any breaches to the Assessment Delivery team - to carry out any other duties as requested by NCFE   We are seeking applicants who:   - have a professional qualification (at Level 4 or above) relating to the sector area (refer to qualification specification for the content of the qualification) - have experience of working in the Science sector - have experience working in Food, Laboratory or Metrology Science - have current or recent teaching experience in the sector area - have experience delivering a qualification in the sector at Level 3 or above - have previous experience in an examining role - have experience of leading a team - have experience of monitoring performance - have experience of graded / numerically marked assessments - have experience of marking paper based and/or online assessments - have excellent written and oral communication skills - have the ability to work consistently within tight deadlines - have an understanding of effective quality assurance mechanisms - have access to a PC/laptop with internet connection - be IT literate, particularly in the use of electronic communications systems, and open to using online applications/e-technologies, in particular Microsoft Teams and Microsoft Excel Why work as a flexible worker for NCFE?   Our flexible workforce provides supportive quality assurance to ensure that learners taking NCFE qualifications are getting the best education possible. If you become a flexible worker with us, you’ll choose how to fit your work around your other personal and professional commitments – making this a great opportunity to make a difference in a way that suits you.   You’ll receive full training and the materials, tools or equipment needed to ensure you’re able to complete your duties in line with NCFE requirements, with the ability to take on flexible worker contract alongside other work, without the need to be registered as self-employed    All applicants will be expected to adhere to NCFE’s behavioural framework and to uphold our core values.   To apply please download and complete the Application Form and email to assessmentdelivery@ncfe.org.uk to be considered for this opportunity.   Closing date: 7th January 2022   Whilst this advert doesn’t close until 7th January, we would welcome applications on an ongoing basis due to the volume of flexible worker contracts available. We will be reviewing and shortlisting applications continually during this time.  
ID
2021-1889
Job Locations UK-Home based
Examiner – T Level Technical Qualification in Healthcare Science (Level 3) Delivered by NCFE 603/7083/X Home based Flexible Worker Contract   NCFE is an educational charity and an Awarding Organisation with a core purpose to ‘promote and advance learning’ for a fairer society. For over 170 years, NCFE has been at the forefront of technical and vocational education, helping to support and progress millions of learners in employment through its portfolio of qualifications. The company is an End-Point Assessment Organisation at the cutting edge of Apprenticeships, whilst also offering leading e-assessment, diagnostics, and digital education services through its innovative technical platforms as part of Skills Forward. Purposeful people drive NCFE and create a vibrant and high performing culture, ensuring that the organisation is always moving forward towards collective success with the learner at the heart of everything we do.   We are currently recruiting Examiners for the T Level Technical Qualification in Healthcare Science (Level 3) Delivered by NCFE 603/7083/Xqualification.   T Level Technical Qualification in Healthcare Science (Level 3) Delivered by NCFE 603/7083/X   To be considered for this role you must be available to attend standardisation events ahead of marking in each assessment window. These dates will be communicated in advance, but all events will be scheduled for weekdays between the hours of 9.00am-5.00pm and may require travel to Newcastle. All other marking duties can be carried out remotely, in accordance with set timescales.   There will be two assessment / marking windows per academic year for this qualification – one Autumn and one Summer.   Main duties include: - to deliver exceptional customer service to all NCFE customers, both internal and external - to mark external assessments as required and submit results using our systems within set timescales - to follow and maintain the standard set by the Chief Examiner, applying the mark scheme consistently and accurately - to report suspected malpractice or safeguarding concerns to the Assessment Delivery team - to attend Examiner standardisation and training events, and other meetings as required - to maintain the confidentiality of NCFE assessment materials, learner evidence and learner details, and report any breaches to the Assessment Delivery team - to adhere to NCFE’s established systems and processes - to carry out any other duties as requested by NCFE   We are seeking applicants who: - have a professional qualification (at Level 4 or above) relating to the sector area (refer to qualification specification for the content of the qualification) - have experience of working in the Healthcare Science sector - have current or recent teaching experience in the sector area - have experience delivering a qualification in the sector at Level 3 or above - have experience of graded / numerically marked assessments - have experience of marking paper based and/or online assessments - have excellent written and oral communication skills - have the ability to work consistently within tight deadlines - have an understanding of effective quality assurance mechanisms - have access to a PC/laptop with internet connection - be IT literate, particularly in the use of electronic communications systems, and open to using online applications/e-technologies, in particular Microsoft Teams and Microsoft Excel Why work as a flexible worker for NCFE?   Our flexible workforce provides supportive quality assurance to ensure that learners taking NCFE qualifications are getting the best education possible. If you become a flexible worker with us, you’ll choose how to fit your work around your other personal and professional commitments – making this a great opportunity to make a difference in a way that suits you.   You’ll receive full training and the materials, tools or equipment needed to ensure you’re able to complete your duties in line with NCFE requirements, with the ability to take on flexible worker contract alongside other work, without the need to be registered as self-employed   All applicants will be expected to adhere to NCFE’s behavioural framework and to uphold our core values.   To apply please download and complete the Application Form and email to assessmentdelivery@ncfe.org.uk to be considered for this opportunity.   Closing date: 7th January 2022   Whilst this advert doesn’t close until 7th January, we would welcome applications on an ongoing basis due to the volume of flexible worker contracts available. We will be reviewing and shortlisting applications continually during this time.  
ID
2021-1888
Job Locations UK-Home based
Chief Examiner – T Level Technical Qualification in Healthcare Science (Level 3) (delivered by NCFE) Home based Flexible Worker Contract   NCFE is an educational charity and an Awarding Organisation with a core purpose to ‘promote and advance learning’ for a fairer society. For over 170 years, NCFE has been at the forefront of technical and vocational education, helping to support and progress millions of learners in employment through its portfolio of qualifications. The company is an End-Point Assessment Organisation at the cutting edge of Apprenticeships, whilst also offering leading e-assessment, diagnostics, and digital education services through its innovative technical platforms as part of Skills Forward. Purposeful people drive NCFE and create a vibrant and high performing culture, ensuring that the organisation is always moving forward towards collective success with the learner at the heart of everything we do.   We are currently recruiting Chief Examiners for the T Level Technical Qualification in Healthcare Science (Level 3) (delivered by NCFE) (603/7083/X)qualification.   T Level Technical Qualification In Healthcare Science (Level 3) (delivered by NCFE)   To be considered for this role you must be available to attend and deliver standardisation events ahead of marking in each assessment window, and may be required to attend other events throughout the year.  These dates will be communicated in advance, but all events will be scheduled for weekdays between the hours of 9.00am-5.00pm and may require travel to Newcastle. All other marking duties can be carried out remotely, in accordance with set timescales.   There will be two assessment / marking windows per academic year for this qualification – one Autumn and one Summer.   Main duties include: - to ensure the standards of the external assessment of NCFE’s qualifications are consistent across centres and learners from year to year - to deliver exceptional customer service to all NCFE customers, both internal and external - to lead on regular external standardisation of the external assessment and oversee decisions on grading at awarding, if applicable - to support with queries on papers and questions/tasks - to make sure that Examiners are coordinated as per NCFE guidelines and perform to the required standards - to monitor the performance of Examiners and inform the Assessment Delivery team of any concerns - to ensure that the sampling strategy is carried out by the team of Examiners when required - to sample Examiners’ marking and grading decisions - to provide ongoing support to Examiners as and when required - to mark external assessments as required and submit results using our systems within set timescales - to respond to malpractice and/or maladministration investigations and complete reports to support further investigations - to respond to appeals and enquiries about results and provide adequate feedback via a report in the required timescale - to complete and submit reports, as required - to support the evaluation and improvement of NCFE external assessment materials - to attend Chief Examiner training events and other meetings as required - to adhere to NCFE’s established systems and procedures - to maintain the confidentiality of NCFE assessment materials and report any breaches to the Assessment Delivery team - to carry out any other duties as requested by NCFE We are seeking applicants who: - have a professional qualification (at Level 4 or above) relating to the sector area (refer to qualification specification for the content of the qualification) - have experience of working in the Healthcare Science sector - have current or recent teaching experience in the sector area - have experience delivering a qualification in the sector at Level 3 or above - have previous experience in an examining role - have experience of leading a team - have experience of monitoring performance - have experience of graded / numerically marked assessments - have experience of marking paper based and/or online assessments - have excellent written and oral communication skills - have the ability to work consistently within tight deadlines - have an understanding of effective quality assurance mechanisms - have access to a PC/laptop with internet connection - be IT literate, particularly in the use of electronic communications systems, and open to using online applications/e-technologies, in particular Microsoft Teams and Microsoft Excel Why work as a flexible worker for NCFE?   Our flexible workforce provides supportive quality assurance to ensure that learners taking NCFE qualifications are getting the best education possible. If you become a flexible worker with us, you’ll choose how to fit your work around your other personal and professional commitments – making this a great opportunity to make a difference in a way that suits you.   You’ll receive full training and the materials, tools or equipment needed to ensure you’re able to complete your duties in line with NCFE requirements, with the ability to take on flexible worker contract alongside other work, without the need to be registered as self-employed   All applicants will be expected to adhere to NCFE’s behavioural framework and to uphold our core values.   To apply please download and complete the Application Form and email to assessmentdelivery@ncfe.org.uk to be considered for this opportunity.   Closing date: 7th January 2022     Whilst this advert doesn’t close until 7th January, we would welcome applications on an ongoing basis due to the volume of flexible worker contracts available. We will be reviewing and shortlisting applications continually during this time.    
ID
2021-1887