Supported Internship Quality Officer


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Job Category
Children and Family Services
£28 - 32 000
Closing date
Contract type
Total hours per week

About Shaw Trust  

At Shaw Trust we believe everyone has the right to live a decent and dignified life and an opportunity for rewarding work. We are a social purpose organisation challenging inequality and breaking down barriers to enable social mobility.

For us being part of the solution is about creating the conditions for this to happen, advocating and delivering services that make a real difference. Working in partnership not competition, we are part of an eco-system of purpose-led organisations, striving for a fairer, more equal society centred on opportunity for all.

Learning and Skills Quality Officer (Supported Internships)

To develop and implement highly effective key processes and operating procedures to ensure that operational staff and their contracts are supported to successfully achieve targets set by Commissioners, Ofsted, Learning and Skills Senior Management and in line with the quality objectives set in the Shaw Trust Strategic Directive.

  1. Manage the Supported Internship Quality Observation process including standardisation, training and moderation.
  2. Monitor and report on the impact of quality activities and development plans
  3. Monitor and quality assure functional skills delivery
  4. Creation and development of effective self-assessment reporting (SAR) and continuous improvement processes, in line with ISO9001:2015.
  5. Ensure delivery of supported internship programs in line with appropriate standards including but not limited to Ofsted’s Education Inspection Framework (EIF, 2019), Awarding Organisations (AOs) etc.


  • Experience in preparation of education Self-Assessment Reports and Quality Development Plans. 
  • Extensive track record of achieving high standards in education and training and internship delivery within classroom and work-based training, in line with Ofsted’s Education Inspection Framework (EIF). 
  • Experience of working with an e-portfolio system to a demonstrable high standard as a teacher, trainer/assessor of education and training and management reporting functionality (preferably experience using OneFile e-portfolio). 
  • Strong education, training and supported internship sector knowledge and experience. 
  • Relevant vocational education qualification at level 3 or above. 
  • Assessment and Internal Verification / Quality Assurance Qualification; A1, CAVA, V1, IQA. 

Shaw Trust is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive working environment, where every employee, regardless of their background or lived experience, feels that they belong and can progress in their career.  We are Disability Confident Leaders, support the guaranteed interview scheme and use of the government’s Access to Work scheme. 

Living our values we are keen to reflect the diversity of UK society at every level within our organisation. We welcome applications from all sections of the community including from people with lived-experience and/or knowledge of disability or social exclusion.

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Shaw Trust reserve the right to close this vacancy early if sufficient applications are received.