Technical Skills Coach
Are you an IT Teacher looking for an exciting change, do you fancy being out of the classroom?
IT Coach and Mentor within our awarding winning QA Apprenticeship Programme
Flexible Location, Part-time and Fulltime available
QA Apprenticeship Programme (part of the QA Group www.qa.com) - As one of the fastest growing division of QA, we are now the UK’s leading provider of IT and business services apprenticeships. Our multi-award winning programmes have been awarded the highest possible grade by Ofsted with an amazing 'Outstanding’ in all areas.
Working within our Degree Apprenticeship Programme you will enjoy the prospect of coaching, mentoring & assessing groups of young adults towards the achievement of technical degree qualifications. Full training will be provided, all you will need is a suitable technical degree.
Having a caseload of students, you will engage and organise with our learners to complete planned assessments in the work base in Technical Skills. Your knowledge will include at least one from: Software Development OR Database Development OR Networking OR Technical Security OR Server Infrastructure OR Service Management.
What’s so important is your approach, organisation and proactivity to help retain learners and ensure each student achieves their assigned projects and qualification in line with the targets and objectives you have agreed in the Individual Learning Plan.
A Degree OR other Higher Education Qualification in Computer Science, Computing, Software Development, and Networking or a related discipline, OR significant industry experience.
Willingness to gain Coaching and Assessor Qualifications within 12 months of commencing employment
The ability to provide inspiring coaching sessions to degree apprentices - training provided.
Ability to identify individual learner needs - training provided.
Ability to provide feedback in a way that motivates individual learners
Ability to identify and help learners to overcome potential barriers to progress and achievement
Your remuneration package will be competitive and match your skil