Quality Advisor (Ref: 989349)
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Reference: 989349 | Status: Accepting applications

Category: Apprenticeships / technical training

Location: Midlands and surrounding areas

Salary: £42,000 - £45,000 DOE

Type: Permanent

Published date: Tuesday 12 March 2024

Closing date: Thursday 30 May 2024

Quality Advisor

We are looking for a Quality Advisor to join our MTC Training Team based in Coventry or Oxford.

This Quality Advisor role is required to support and develop outstanding teaching and assessment practice whilst ensuring compliance with Awarding Organisations and ESFA Funding Rules across the MTC Training provision in Coventry, Abingdon and Liverpool, and other locations as the business grows.

Duties and Responsibilities

The role will require you to deliver high quality training and support sessions to colleagues (Trainers, Assessors, Managers) on all aspects of training, assessment and quality assurance.

You will also take a proactive approach to the development of new curriculum to ensure that it is focussed on quality of delivery and the learner journey.

Key activities include: 

  • Support colleagues to deliver high quality training and assessment.
  • Support internal quality assurance of qualifications to ensure compliance with Awarding Organisation requirements and ESFA Apprenticeship Funding Rules
  • Support continuous improvement of teaching and assessment.
  • Monitor workplace health, safety and welfare by working with the Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) and Delivery Management.

Person Specification

We are looking for a candidate who has/is:


  • Level 3 Engineering qualification
  • Functional Skills Level 2 / GCSE's or equivalent in Maths and English grade C or above.
  • Recognised teaching qualification
  • Recognised Assessor qualification, such as A1 or Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement
  • Recognised Quality Assurance qualification, such as V1 or Level 4 Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice


  • Safeguarding qualification
  • Higher qualification (level 4 or above) in an Engineering discipline
  • Digital training qualifications relevant to education. For example, Microsoft Learn badges.
  • A recognised coaching qualification.

For more information about the role, please view the job description attached.

The Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) is an internationally renowned and  respected research and development organisation, bridging the gap between academia and manufacturing, and is home to some of the brightest minds in engineering from around the globe. 

The MTC's engineers, scientists and technicians work with some of the most advanced manufacturing equipment in the world in a supportive and collegiate environment for the development and demonstration of new technologies on an industrial scale, helping manufacturers of all sizes develop new and innovative processes and technologies. 

Established to prove cutting edge manufacturing advances in an agile environment in partnership with industry, academia and other institutions, the MTC works with hundreds of industrial clients across a range of sectors including automotive, aerospace, rail, informatics, food and drink, infrastructure, construction and civil engineering, electronics, oil and gas and defence. The MTC helps businesses thrive by advancing their technological and engineering capabilities to improve their business efficiency, capability and competitiveness. 

Supported by one of the largest public sector investments in UK Manufacturing, the MTC's engineering capabilities cover research and development, advanced manufacturing management, factory design and training for the skills of the future. 

The MTC has world-class facilities in Coventry, Liverpool and Oxford, and is part of the UK's High Value Manufacturing Catapult, supported by Innovate UK.

Reference Checks and Security Checks (where applicable)
Due to the nature of our business, all employment is subject to satisfactory references being obtained alongside a level of security clearance checks.

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