Umbrella Training and Employment Solutions Ltd & Elite Hospitality Assessment Professionals – (Known as Umbrella Training and EHAP Ltd)
We are looking for a high end, experienced, confident, work based learning and focused Operations Director to join our amazing little company. The candidate must have a positive and energetic approach to managing a small and emerging team. The ideal candidate will have experience of positively managing change with extensive experience of working for an apprenticeship organisation. You will be able to create a harmonious working environment for our valued team players. A strategic thinker who can be "hands on" when needed yet drive the business forward with our clear vision of being the sectors finest in Apprenticeships.
We are the best performing hospitality apprenticeship training provider where 9 out of 10 of our apprentices achieve and current trends for 15/16 showing the same success. Currently, we have a London centricity with some of the countries leading hospitality employers and more recently due to large employer demands we now find ourselves growing to further parts of the UK. The new landscape of apprenticeships is an exciting one for us as a company and we are on the new RoATP.
As stated, we need a passionate , experienced and hardworking director to join our board and support our apprenticeship strategy including levy priorities. The transitional plans are already outlined within the business (not set in stone) and we will need a sincere and caring individual to support change within the business.
Ofsted inspections are a key part of the role and the applicant must be able to support our transition to being an Outstanding provider.
This role provides additional capacity and creativity to Umbrella Training and EHAP Ltd with specific responsibility for leading the development of, and operational delivery of, our programmes of work, marketing and communications, as well as our business support functions.
Reporting to the Managing Director and working alongside the Business Relations Director, you will ensure the effective delivery of our increasing number of work programmes through the line-management of caseload managers, direct staff and through the development and sustaining of systems and processes for the whole organisation.
In essence, this is an excellent opportunity for someone with drive and exceptional programme and team management skills to build on Umbrella Training and EHAP Ltd’ impressive track- record and to support the businesses aim of maximizing its reach and impact.
As Operations Manager at Umbrella Training and EHAP Ltd, you will lead on the delivery of current and future programmes, including (but not limited to):
• Apprenticeships, Traineeships in partnership with Business Relations Director and including Ofsted inspections and audits on funding compliance.
• New Standards and transitional plans for implementation of the new Assessment Company
• Other campaigns and events as needed by the company
Ideally you will be based in or around the London area.
No Agencies please at this stage.
Job Type: Full-time
• London, Greater London
• Secondary education
• Senior Management: 3 years
• work based learning and apprenticeship: 3 years
Required licence or certification:
• Driving License, DBS checks