Venesky-Brown Recruitment Ltd.
Venesky-Brown’s client, a public sector organisation has an exciting opportunity for a Skills Investment Adviser, to manage National Training Programme NTP) contracts of training providers across Scotland to ensure providers are delivering a quality learning experience and positive outcomes for individuals.
They will ensure appropriate performance management and reporting of NTP contracts, support quality assurance assessment visits and drive forward provider progress with their quality action plans. Contracts are of varying scale and complexity covering a range of Scottish Government Initiatives.
This is a full-time role until 31/03/2021, salary £32,150-£37,500, pro-rata. This role will be remote based but as lockdown restrictions ease, there may be travel across Scotland required. Therefore, a driving license and access to own transport is preferred.
·Active management of Learning Provider contracts to ensure quality of delivery and performance of NTPs and other initiatives
·Act on variances reported by the Commissioning Team for their portfolio of Training Provider contracts to ensure delivery against the contract key performance levels
·Undertake NTP contract review visits in accordance with the level of service defined
and complete standardised visit reports identifying actions as appropriate
·Conduct employer and trainee visits to gather feedback on the quality of training being delivered
·Provide qualitative information on provider performance
·Undertake follow up action where validation linked to participant registration, progress or outcomes on
FIPS prompts investigation to ensure data records entered by the provider are accurate and up to date
·Support providers to ensure implementation and progress with organisations Quality Assurance Action Plan and champion quality improvement Attend partnership activities for the promotion of products and services as required
·Attend partnership activities for the promotion of products and services as required
·Work with colleagues from other departments ensuring that collaboration results increased participation rates and more effective delivery of our business
·Demonstrable work-related experience or Educated to Degree Level (SCQF Level 9)
·Experience of contract / account / project management processes
·Experience of working with management information systems and reports is highly desirable, as is experience of working with partner organisations to deliver services
·Able to demonstrate attention to detail in accurate recording of information and providing written reports and feedback to both contractors and senior management to given deadlines.
·Effective planning and organisational skills, with the ability to react to changing demands and deadlines
·Ability to prepare written reports – presenting information accurately and consistently
·Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
·Proven track record of excellent customer service
·Ability to influence and constructively challenge
·Good numerical and IT skills
·Good understanding of the range of NTPs
·Self-motivated with the ability to work on own initiative within a dispersed team
·Effective and positive team worker
·Current driving licence and access to a car
·Sound working knowledge of NTP contract management including programme specifications and conditions
·Good knowledge of training infrastructure and delivery
·Good investigation & analytical skills
·Experience of working in the public sector
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