Programme Lead, External Qualifications

About the Role

As part of the Training and Enterprise directorate, our Programme team have the responsibility for the management and delivery of a product portfolio of learning, assessment and associated training products for clinical, driving and education qualifications.

As Programme Lead, you will deliver this product portfolio to learners both within and outside of St John Ambulance with a particular focus on delivering full qualification pathways to cohorts of learners. You will ensure that the product portfolio offered under your qualification area is relevant to customer needs whilst reflecting regulatory requirements and current best practice. You will work with internal and external stakeholders to identify and launch relevant qualifications, courses and products whilst ensuring outcomes are accurately recorded in line with awarding organisations and SJA requirements.

Please see the job description for more detail (this can be viewed on our website or once you click apply)

About You

You will have experience in training and assessing for accredited or regulated qualifications with knowledge of best practice when coordinating, resourcing and managing cohorts through long programmes of study and assessment. You will have the ability to work on your own initiative and be highly motivated to achieve both personally and through the wider team.

About Us

St John Ambulance works at the heart of communities, providing first aid, keeping people safe at events and working alongside the NHS in response to 999 calls. Much of our front-line delivery is provided by our dedicated and highly-trained volunteers.

Every year, hundreds of thousands of people, many of them under 18, also learn how to save a life through our training, education and youth programmes.

Over the next decade, we have bold ambitions to help transform out-of-hospital care, having a positive impact on the people we treat, the communities we serve, and our own people.

We are a team of over 1,600 employees and 18,000 volunteers, united by our goal of saving lives through first aid, training and campaigning.

Your wellbeing is very important to us, we, therefore, provide a variety of confidential services to help manage your money, health and mental wellbeing which you can start using from the moment you join.

You will receive; Competitive salary, fantastic pension scheme, cycle to work scheme, health and wellbeing portal, access to discounts portal including gym discounts, high street stores and restaurants and access to our confidential assistance programme.


Interview Date: 23/05/2019

Application Review Date: 15/05/2019

We may review applications before the Application Review Date, however, if you apply after the Application Review Date, your application may not be considered. We will accept applications until we have successfully filled the role

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Job Information

Job Role
Education & Training Products


Salary Description
£30,300 - £33,533

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