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Swim England - Qualifications & Quality Manager

LocationHybrid working (split between home working and SportPark, Loughborough)
Hours of WorkMonday - Friday 35 hours per week
Salary & Benefits£32,413 - £34,370 per annum
Closing Date28 Aug

Job Description

We are seeking an experienced Qualifications & Quality Manager to join our Qualifications team on a permanent full time basis (Monday - Friday 35 hours per week) with the location being a hybrid of home working and working alongside the team at our office in SportPark, Loughborough, Leicestershire.

Do you want to work as part of a busy regulated Awarding Organisation? You will be responsible for the efficient and effective delivery of regulatory and quality assurance activities both internally and externally, including across centres and products, in line with policies, procedures and regulatory requirements.

Reporting to the Head of Qualifications & Quality your responsiblities will include:

- Acting as Deputy Responsible Officer in the absence of the Head of providing regulatory guidance and recommendations

- Effectively managing a small team with responsibility for quality and product delivery


- Develop, monitor and regularly review relevant quality and product policies, procedures, guidance and targets in order to meet regulatory requirements and operational objectives.


- Undertake quality assurance reviews of products


- Investigate irregularities that threaten the integrity of awarding including cases of internal and external malpractice in line with policies and regulation


If you would like to know more about the role, download the full Job Description and Person Specification document.

About You

To be successfully shortlisted for this role, you will:

·         Have an in depth understanding of qualification design, development, delivery and assessment, specifically in regard to vocational technical qualifications

·         Have a comprehensive understanding of Quality Assurance policies and procedures within education, specifically vocational technical education

·         Have experience within a quality based management role within the education sector

·         Hold an assessment and / or teaching qualification such as PGCE, PTLLs, D32 / D33, A1 or equivalent with evidence of current and relevant continued professional development

If you feel you have what it takes to be successful in this position then we would like to hear from you - please apply before the closing date.

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

Swim England is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all employees and volunteers to share this commitment. We are committed to inclusion and embrace the spirit of all equalities legislation. Where possible we will always make reasonable adjustments for accessibility for anyone who requires it, just let us know what your needs are.

Salary for the role: £32,413 - £34,370 per annum

Interviews to take place week commencing 5th September 2022

No agencies please

Below is the link to the website for people to apply

Closing date for the role is 28th August 2022.

Please do not hesitate to contact me should you have any queries.

Interview DateWC 5 September 2022
ContactHelen Sharpe