Qualifications Development Manager Vacancy


Job Title: Qualifications Development Manager

Job Type: Part-time, flexible working pattern 3 days / 21 hours per week (maternity cover, 6 months + potential for extension)

Salary: £35,000 to £40,000 p.a. pro rata

Reports to: Head of Qualifications

Place of Work: Norwich head office, flexibility on UK location considered

About ATHE

We are a regulated awarding organisation based in Norwich with a rapidly increasing international profile, working with 200 recognised centres in over 35 countries to complement our strong brand presence in the UK.

We offer a diverse portfolio of vocationally orientated and internationally recognised qualifications, many of which are eligible for UK funding. Our qualifications are also approved as progression pathways to relevant Bachelor’s and Master’s Top Up degrees by a growing number of UK and international Universities, providing significant tertiary education opportunities for our learners.

About the Role

The role has management responsibility for the development, delivery and continuous improvement of a portfolio of high-quality qualifications that meet ATHE’s strategic aims, customer needs and regulatory requirements. This is a high-profile management role which ensures an effective interface between customers’ qualification requirements and in-house/associate development, assuring compliance with a significant proportion of the Conditions of Recognition.

Candidate Profile

The post-holder will demonstrate sound qualifications development and product management skills with experience of successfully applying these in appropriate educational contexts. With strong interpersonal and communication skills to interpret customer requirements and translate them into proposals for commissioning, the successful candidate will be collaborative and demonstrate effective people management skills in working with a network of associates.

Application Process

The full role description can be downloaded here. Interested candidates should submit a completed application form, together with their CV and a covering letter outlining why they believe they will be successful in the role, to Alex Birks, Chief Executive at ATHE, Clarence House, 6 Clarence Road, Norwich NR1 1HH, email: alex.birks@athe.co.uk, telephone: 01603 760030.

The closing date for receipt of applications is Monday 14th January 2019