Regional Director - Apprenticeships

South East England
60000.00 - 70000.00 GBP Annual + Car Allowance
24 Nov 2016
09 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you an experienced and commercial Operations Director within the Apprenticeship sector? Are you looking for a new exciting challenge with one of the leading Training Providers? Are you able to drive change and impact success rates?

Alderwood are currently representing a national Training Provider who are seeking and Operations Director to head up and lead strategy of the operational team. You will be part of the Senior Management team and will report directly into the National Director of Operations.

Your region will be: London, South East, Home Counties, East of England and Hampshire.
Experience in the London Apprenticeship market would be desirable however, candidates will be considered from any region. It is essential that you live in patch, so relocation is considered.

It is essential that you will be an experienced Apprenticeship / Work-Based Learning Operations Director with sound experience of driving and implementing strategy. Candidates must possess a sound level of commerciality and be able to significantly impact a large, successful provision.

The region:
* GBP8m P&L accountability
* 8 Direct reports - Regional Managers
* 100+ delivery staff.
* Experience leading a provision of GBP5m+ is highly desirable.

Role responsibilities:
Re-shape the operational outfit to ensure the company is operating at maximum efficiency
Act as the strategic leader for the operational team - driving high level of performance
Line management of 8 Managers and indirect 100 Trainer Assessors
Liaise with the Head of Quality to oversee the national quality strategy
Working closely with the Director of Sales to ensure starts and completions are in-line with company targets
Management of P&L and budgetary responsibility

We are seeking a commercially astute leader, with a keen eye for detail and proven performance management strategies. The business is very well positioned for the Apprenticeship Levy and the Operations Director will be accountable for the success of the South East delivery teams.

Salary & Benefits:
GBP60000 - GBP70000 - Basic salary negotiable DOE
Car Allowance
25 days leave + bank holidays
Bonus & flexible benefits policy

All enquiries will be treated in the strictest of confidence. To express interest in this role, please contact Jack English at Alderwood.

To apply for this position, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK