• Proactively build relationships with stakeholders to increase their awareness of the value and benefits of apprenticeship and graduate programmes and provide information, advice and guidance relevant to their requirements
  • Lead on promoting early career opportunities to increase uptake of Apprenticeship or Graduate programmes which will include delivering presentations or facilitating workshops internally or externally
  • Manage our early career events (e.g. school, college and campus events) including the design and planning of internal events, aimed at attracting prospective early career talent and building the ilke Homes brand
  • Manage the Digital Apprenticeship Service regarding learners and providers
  • Actively engage with the apprentices and graduates within the business to support their development in both working and professional spheres
  • Support Line Managers and mentors to provide pastoral care and support to learners when required
  • Assess the overall quality of all programmes by way off observations and assessment together with attending regular meetings with stakeholders, colleges and providers
  • Involvement with schools, colleges or other organisations working with young people to raise awareness of careers opportunities
  • Work with the resourcing team to develop, design a consistent and fair assessment and selection processes
  • Provide regular feedback to learners, line managers, business leaders and local HR teams on the progression and performance of their learners. Identifying strengths and development opportunities for each learner.
  • Manage the budget for graduate and apprenticeship programmes working with Head of L&D to forecast spend



·        Experience in a manufacturing, construction or engineering environment is desirable

·        Considerable experience in a similar role

·        Experience of leading and coaching managers

·        Relevant experience in the mechanics of apprenticeship and graduate programmes

·        Knowledge and relevant experience of working in the Skills and Apprenticeship sector with an appropriate body

On Offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • 37.5 hours per week – Monday to Friday
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Shopping discounts
  • Health insurance scheme
  • Company pension scheme
  • Paid sick leave
  • Death in service
  • Free Parking

ilke Homes Ltd is committed to a policy of equal opportunities for all applicants and work seekers and shall adhere to such a policy at all times and will review on an on-going basis on all aspects of recruitment to avoid unlawful or undesirable discrimination. We will treat everyone equally irrespective sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partnership status, age, disability, colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, political beliefs or membership or non-membership of a Trade Union and we place an obligation upon all employees to respect and act in accordance with the policy.

ilke Homes Ltd shall not discriminate unlawfully when deciding which candidate is submitted for a vacancy , or in any terms of employment or terms of engagement. ilke Homes Ltd will ensure that each candidate is assessed only in accordance with the candidate’s merits, qualification and ability to perform the relevant duties required by the particular vacancy.