Degree Apprenticeship Coach
£38,000 plus excellent benefits
Remote-based work within the UK
At Arden University, we pride ourselves on being true innovators, disruptors and pioneers, our focus is to promote life-long learning and ensure that everyone, everywhere can access higher education.
We are currently recruiting a Degree Apprenticeship Coach to support the delivery of degree apprenticeships at Arden.
The primary focus will be to generate evidence to complete their apprenticeship portfolio alongside their degree programme. All Workplace Coaches will be allocated candidates for the duration of their programme and will take responsibility for their ongoing progress. You will work closely with the academic staff delivering modules on the degree programme associated with the apprenticeship, helping candidates to identify opportunities to draw evidence from their daily work that can be used as context for their module assessments.
We would like to hear from candidates who have an understanding and appreciation of the academic disciplines and professional practice in the Arden offering and who can demonstrate experience and understanding of current trends and policy within apprenticeships and the wider regulatory environment.
You will be self-motivated with a positive outlook with the desire and ambition to succeed, have proven learner management ability and experience of working in a comparable organisation. The ability to collaborate effectively with others to achieve agreed objectives together with a genuine desire to develop self and others is essential.
At Arden, you will become a part of a passionate and dedicated team who are committed to removing unnecessary barriers to learning and making education more accessible. Our people work hard to ensure our students journeys are the best they can possibly be, as such we want to reward our people with fantastic benefits. Employees benefit from:
- 30 days holiday, add the bank holiday on top, and we even throw in Christmas closure
- A generous Aviva pension plan, our contributions start at 7%
- Study any Arden course for free, with generous discount for all family and friends
- Our ‘Golden Ticket’ which allows you to gift anyone in your life a free Arden education
- Plus, other competitive benefits!
Stand out, Progressive, Accessible, Resourceful, Kindness, reflect who we are as an institution, a team and as individuals. If they also reflect you and you are excited by the chance to be the driving, creative force within a growing business, we want to hear from you.
There has never been a more exciting time to join Arden University, as we expand into new disciplines and locations. For the full job description, click here, or to start your journey with us, click apply!
Closing Date: Tuesday 14th February 2023
We reserve the right to close this vacancy before the specified closing date should we receive sufficient applications or in order to respond to business needs. In order to avoid missing an opportunity to apply please submit your application as early as possible.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we recognise, and studies confirm, that often underrepresented candidates in the work place are less likely to apply to roles unless they meet all skills and experience of the position. At Arden we celebrate diversity and are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace, therefore we make sure that our recruitment and selection processes never discriminate based upon age, race, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, or pregnancy, and actively welcome applications from all groups.
So, if you want to be part of Arden and our journey, but you feel that you’re missing some of the skills or experience the role requires, then we encourage you to apply anyway as you may make a great candidate for this role or others!