Apprenticeship Learning Coach x 4

Salary: £25,760 – £28,774 FTE

£13.39 – £14.96 + holiday uplift for hourly paid contracts (plus hourly rate uplifts for some activities)

Pay is dependent on qualifications and previous experience.

Contract: Variable Hours, Permanent

Required: immediate start available


Do you have the passion and commitment to inspire apprentices who are at the beginning of their career?  Do you have a wealth of industry experience that you can pass on to our young people? Would you relish the chance to work with an excellent local sixth form college with some flexibility in your working hours? All subjects will be considered for our coaches, but we are particularly looking for coaches to support the following: Archaeology, AAT/ Finance, Civil Engineering, Digital and IT, among others. You will be instrumental in assisting our apprentices reach their potential and meet the standards necessary for their development and success with their employer.

As a learning coach, you will play a pivotal role in supporting apprentices in a variety of work settings.  You will work one to one with apprentices, offering outstanding levels of support whilst they complete their learning, and will coach them ready for their end point assessment. You will help to co-ordinate their attendance at relevant training sessions as well as liaising with their employer to ensure excellent communication at all times. 

Meetings with apprentices and employers take place both remotely and face to face and all training will be given. You don’t need to have worked in education before but some experience of training or mentoring others could be useful. We are looking for strong industry skills which you can pass on to our young people so that they do well in your sector.

This is a fabulous opportunity to join our successful apprenticeship team and help to support our future workforce. The roles are extremely flexible, and we can offer hourly paid contracts as well as part time and/or full-time positions.

If you have an excellent vocational track record, have good IT and organisational skills, and the passion and commitment to work with apprentices just starting their careers, then you could be just the person we need in our team!

Closing Date: 12th April 2024

Interview date: To be determined.

PLEASE APPLY NOW – This position will close once sufficient applications are received.

We regret that due to the large number of applications we receive we are only able to contact those candidates to be interviewed.

Benefits include: LGPS defined benefit pension scheme – 23.6% college pension contribution, reviewed annually (including life assurance), generous holidays, sick pay scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, free on-site car parking, on-site fitness suite, Refectory and Cycle to Work Scheme.

Cirencester College may carry out online searches during the recruitment process on shortlisted candidates, as part of due diligence checks.

This College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Cirencester College welcomes applications from all sectors of the community and is an equal opportunities employer.

Internal Applicants should complete an ‘Internal Application Form’ and send to hr@cirencester.ac.uk Forms are located on CCO under Cross College Documents, Forms, ‘Internal Application Form’