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Head of Quality - Training

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20 Dec 2023

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Job Title: Head of Quality - Training
Location: Remote (with travel- mainly London and SE)
Compensation: Competitive plus Benefits
Role Type: Full time / Permanent
Role ID: SF54694

At Babcock we're working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a Head of Quality - Training.

The role

As a Head of Quality - Training, your role will be to provide strategic direction on the creation and management of a quality framework across the Training business unit.

In collaboration with all contracts, define the quality standards by which we should be measured. Ensure appropriate monitoring systems are in place to give assurance to the business that all contracts meet the appropriate standards and/or regulations.

Day to day, you'll:

  • Establish a common quality framework across the Training business unit (which includes both Training Delivery and Training Support contracts)
  • Provide strategic oversight on behalf of the business unit on quality standards.
  • Define the quality standards relevant across the different training and training support contracts. * Define quality metrics and measure them accordingly to ensure quality system effectiveness.
  • Ensure the quality framework aligns with the relevant quality regulatory frameworks, such as Ofsted.
  • Manage and coordinate the internal quality cycle process. Including the consolidation of the Self-Assessment Report (SAR) and Quality Improvement Plan (QIP) in conjunction / collaboration with the individual lines of business quality teams
  • Provide continuous improvement, including developing proposals on improved quality process and structures.
  • Be Deputy Ofsted nominee / shadow nominee for the apprenticeship provision.

Essential experience of the Head of Quality - Training

  • Extensive education / training quality experience.
  • A detailed understanding of the apprenticeship environment and associated quality frameworks.
  • Experience within the Defence / Infrastructure environment. * Previous Ofsted nominee- desirable

This role is full time Although fully remote there is a requirement to travel to other sites in the London area and South East England, as part of the role.

The successful candidate must be able to achieve SC security clearance level for this role.

Our Benefits

* Generous holiday allowance
* Matched contribution pension scheme up to 8% of salary, with life assurance
* Employee share scheme * Employee shopping savings portal
* Payment of Professional Fees
* Reservists in the armed forces receive 10-days special paid leave
* Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows the majority of employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
* 'Be Kind Day' enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity

Babcock International

For over 130 years Babcock International have helped to defend nations, protect communities and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal.

If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We're committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone's free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.

Closing date: 15/12/23


Be Part of Something Big.

From supporting national defence to saving lives and protecting communities, Babcock provides critical, complex engineering services in the UK and internationally.

Babcock delivers vital services and manages complex assets on behalf of their customers across three key markets; defence, emergency services and civil nuclear. You could be part of this, leveraging their technology, expertise, infrastructure and assets to ensure delivery for their customers, for whom failure is not an option.

Career Opportunities at Babcock

Working for Babcock will give you the opportunity to develop your career, with fantastic prospects for promotion, along with the ability to learn transferrable skills and earn nationally recognised qualifications.

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