Careers

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Working at The Skills Network, you will be joining a diverse workforce who produce fantastic results and are passionate about what they do.

Benefits of working at TSN:

  • 25 days annual leave (plus bank holidays)
  • Pension scheme
  • On-site break room with a TV and pool table
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Free on-site parking
  • Excellent personal development opportunities from our catalogue of accredited courses
  • Employee assistance programme (EAP)
  • Eye care vouchers
  • Biannual company events
  • Working as part of a large team in a friendly open office.


Learner Support Advisor - Selby

Salary: £18,000

Working hours: 37.5 hours per week rostered in advance with core hours of Mon-Thurs 08:00-16:00, Friday 09:00-17:00 with the minimum requirement to work 12:00-20:00 one day per week and 09:00-17:00 one Saturday per month (home working arrangements will be considered).

Contract type: Full-time, Permanent

Location: Selby, North Yorkshire

 

About the role:

We have an exciting opportunity for a Learner Support Advisor to join our Learner Services Team here at our Head Office in Selby.

 

In this customer focused role, you will deliver an excellent service to our Learners by managing your own ‘learner caseload’. This will include maintaining regular contact (predominantly by phone), data retrieval, diary management and the provision of appropriate support throughout their learning journey.

 

This role is crucial in ensuring that all learners receive an exceptional learning experience which adds significant value to their learning, development, and progress.

 

About you:

You will be an energetic and enthusiastic individual with previous experience in a customer service role. You will have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, and the ability to multitask. You will also have an excellent telephone manner and will be proficient in the use of all Microsoft Office Programmes.

 

This would be an excellent opportunity for someone who is ambitious and driven, but also able to demonstrate a high level of emotional intelligence.

 

Closing date for applications: 25th April 2021

 

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PHP Developer - Selby

Salary bracket: £25,000 - £38,000 per annum

Working hours: 37.5 per week

Contract type: Permanent

Location: Selby, North Yorkshire – Home working will be considered

 

About the role:

We have an exciting opportunity for a PHP Developer to join our Web Development Team. This is a full-time, permanent role working 37.5 hours per week over 5 days. In this new and exciting role, you will work on various web-based projects from new technological ventures, to maintaining existing code bases. You will also assist in the bug and issue management of the company’s online learning platform.

 

About you:

- Self-motivated

- Logical

- Excellent attention to detail

- Proactive team player

- Excellent problem solving and analysis skills

- Excellent communication skills

 

Technological Requirements:

- Exceptional knowledge of raw PHP / OOP

- Good understanding of MVC Frameworks (Laravel)

- Thorough knowledge of RDMS / Postgres

- Excellent understanding of HTML / CSS / Sass

- Ubuntu / Nginx Knowledge - Desirable

- Good understanding of package management (NPM / Composer) - Desirable

 

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Graphic Designer - Selby

Salary: £19,000

Working hours: 37.5 hours per week

Contract type: Full-time, Permanent

Location: Selby, North Yorkshire (remote working will be considered for this role with a requirement to attend the office upon request)

 

About the role:

In this role, you will support the continued growth of the company with developing and delivering purposeful, creative content for brand projects. From first scribbles to beautifully crafted solutions, this role will help and support with bringing the brand of The Skills Network to life.

 

About you:

With a head full of ideas and an eye for detail, you’ll be a natural graphic artist with a love for typography, a thirst for quality and a passion for UX design. The ability to communicate concepts in an articulate manner is key to the success of this role.

 

If you are self-motivated, have the relevant experience and can use your initiative to create new ideas then this role will offer an excellent opportunity for personal and professional development.

 

Closing date for applications: 2nd May 2021

 

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UX Designer - Selby

Salary: £35,000

Working hours: 37.5 hours per week

Contract type: Full-time, Permanent

Location: Selby, North Yorkshire (remote working will be considered for this role)

 

About the role:

An exciting opportunity has arisen at The Skills Network for a skilled UX professional to join our Marketing Team.

 

The UX Designer will increase engagement on our digital platforms and be the advocate for best practice UX practices within the business. As UX Designer you will use your experience in information architecture and interaction design to play a key role in the continuous improvement of our website, App & Digital products.

 

About you:

You will be a skilled and experienced UX Designer with strong interpersonal skills that will be key to the role. You will be comfortable managing people, products and stakeholders, as well as being able to take direction and work hands-on as part of a team.

 

Closing date for applications: 2nd May 2021

 

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Business Development Representative - Selby

Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 (plus uncapped commission)

Working hours: 37.5 hours per week

Contract type: Full time, Permanent

Location: Selby, North Yorkshire (remote working will be considered with a requirement for you to attend the office upon request)

 

About the role:

An exciting role for someone to join an organisation with ambitious growth targets. This is a key role to ensure the organisation hits its sales quotas month on month, driving your own personal sales target, whilst working as part of a team to deliver the overall business strategy.

 

Experts in the training and education world, this role is designed to ensure The Skills Network continues to growth our relationships within multiple B2B channels. This sales role will be responsible for developing new business opportunities and maximising existing relationships to offer funded training to organisations – whilst working as a team to ensure we sell our full range of products and service to each customer where applicable.    

 

If you’re looking for a role that is fast paced, rewarding and has an uncapped potential earning pot, then this job is for you.

 

About you:

You will be an energetic and enthusiastic individual with a drive to succeed and an ability to quickly build rapport with both customers and suppliers. You will be highly motivated and resilient with the ability to work without constant supervision. Previous experience in a sales-based role with a proven track record in successfully meeting and exceeding targets is essential.

 

In return, you will join an ever-growing team who share the same passion for the business, whilst being given clearly defined objectives for now and the future.

 

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Business Development Manager - Nationwide

Salary bracket: £30,000 - £37,500 (plus uncapped commission) 

Working hours: 37.5 hours per week

Contract type: Full-time, Permanent

Location: National

 

About the role:

Due to the continuous expansion of our organisation, we are looking to appoint a Business Development Manager to work in conjunction with our team who lead on maintaining and growing our customer base within the learning technology industry.

 

We have a large growth plan for our learning technology division and therefore require individuals who can contribute to this exciting product set, so we can recognise our vision of being the learning technology provider of choice over the next 3-5 years.  You will be accountable for an individual income target and will be fundamental to sales both in the field and online in order to drive both our UK and International business streams.

 

If you’re looking for a role that is fast paced, rewarding and has an uncapped potential earning pot, then this job is for you. 

 

About you:

We are searching for a dynamic individual who has a successful history of selling learning technology and educational products to organisations. You will be passionate, driven and have a rock star work ethic.

 

You will have a strong sales background; with experience of delivering presentations and closing large deals. Experience with short contracts and renewals of 12 months would be desirable.

 

In return, you will join an ever-growing team who share the same passion for the business, whilst being given clearly defined objectives for now and the future.

 

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IQA & Programme Lead - Health Sector - Home Based

Salary bracket: £24,000 - £26,000

Working hours: 37.5 hours per week

Contract type: Full-time, Permanent

Location: Homebased Working

 

About the role:

This role will allow you to apply your own experience and knowledge to ensure and improve Quality for each qualification within your Academy; this will be achieved through the effective implementation and development of specific Quality Assurance and improvement mechanisms. You will also take an active role in the delivery of high-quality teaching, learning and feedback for Learners studying on qualifications within your Academy.

 

As a Programme Lead, you will work in close conjunction with the Quality Improvement Coordinators to provide ongoing guidance and support to our Tutors and Learner Support Advisors in order to develop their guidance and feedback skills.

 

About you:

You will have a thorough understanding of IQA and EQA processes as well as learner needs and support requirements. You will also hold a Level 4 (or equivalent) qualification in Health and Social Care and a TAQA (or equivalent assessing and verification) qualification.

You will have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, alongside the ability to plan, communicate and problem solve effectively. You will also be able to implement and develop a highly effective quality assurance system.

The role will be an exciting challenge for a passionate and enthusiastic individual with a commitment to high quality education.

 

Closing date for applications: 25th April 2021

 

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Distance Learning Tutor - Mental Health Specialist - Home Based

In line with our vision to contribute to the development and delivery of high-quality education and training, we are looking to build up our bank of Distance Learning Tutors to assess and mark Learners’ work.

 

As Distance Learning Tutor, you will take full ownership and responsibility for the assessment, marking and feedback of Learner work within your Academy. You will draw on your own occupational experience to support each Learner through their journey in order for them to increase their skill set, gain new knowledge and achieve a nationally recognised qualification.

 

We are currently looking to build up our bank of freelance Distance Learning Tutors who are competent and qualified to mark within the following areas:

 

- Awareness of Mental Health

- Mental Health Care Worker

- Children and Young People's Mental Health

- Self-harm and Suicide Prevention

 

This is a homebased, freelance, self-employed position

 

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Distance Learning Tutor - Early Years & Education Specialist - Home Based

In line with our vision to contribute to the development and delivery of high-quality education and training, we are looking to build up our bank of Distance Learning Tutors to assess and mark Learners’ work.

 

As Distance Learning Tutor, you will take full ownership and responsibility for the assessment, marking and feedback of Learner work within your Academy. You will draw on your own occupational experience to support each Learner through their journey in order for them to increase their skill set, gain new knowledge and achieve a nationally recognised qualification.

 

We are currently looking to build up our bank of freelance Distance Learning Tutors who are competent and qualified to mark within our Early Years and Education Academy.

 

This is a homebased, freelance, self-employed position 

 

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Distance Learning Tutor - IT and Digital Skills Specialist - Home Based

In line with our vision to contribute to the development and delivery of high-quality education and training, we are looking to build up our bank of Distance Learning Tutors to assess and mark Learners’ work.

 

As Distance Learning Tutor, you will take full ownership and responsibility for the assessment, marking and feedback of Learner work within your Academy. You will draw on your own occupational experience to support each Learner through their journey in order for them to increase their skill set, gain new knowledge and achieve a nationally recognised qualification.

 

We are currently looking to build up our bank of freelance Distance Learning Tutors who are competent and qualified to mark within the following areas:

 

- IT User Skills

- Digital Skills

 

This is a homebased, freelance, self-employed position

 

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Tutor Services Coordinator - Selby

Salary bracket: £18,000 – £22,000 (dependant on experience)

Working hours: 37.5 hours per week

Contract type: Full-time, Permanent

Location: Selby, North Yorkshire

 

About the role:

As Tutor Service Coordinator, you will support in the delivery of quality Tutors to meet the ever growing demands of our partners and learners. You will oversee the allocation of work to our bank of Tutors and be the main point of contact for Tutor queries.

 

About you:

You will be an energetic and enthusiastic individual with effective communication skills, an eye for detail and the ability to multitask. You will have an excellent telephone manner and will be proficient in the use of all Microsoft Office Programmes.

 

Closing date for applications: 2nd May 2021

 

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Lead Developer - Selby

Salary bracket: £40,000 - £45,000 (dependant on experience)

Working hours: 37.5 per week

Contract type: Full-time, Permanent

Location: Selby, North Yorkshire – Home working will be considered, with a requirement to attend the office upon request

 

About the role:

We have an exciting opportunity for a Lead PHP Developer to join our Web Development Team.

 

In this new and exciting role, you will lead a team of Junior Developers, work on various web-based projects from new technological ventures, to maintaining existing code bases. You will also assist in the bug and issue management of the company’s online learning platform.

 

About you:

- At least 5 years’ experience as a Senior Developer

- Self-motivated

- Logical

- Excellent attention to detail

- Proactive team player and team leader

- Excellent problem solving and analysis skills

- Excellent communication skills.

 

Technological Requirements:

- Exceptional knowledge of raw PHP / OOP

- Good understanding of MVC Frameworks (Laravel)

- Thorough knowledge of RDMS / Postgres

- Excellent understanding of HTML / CSS / Sass

- Ubuntu / Nginx Knowledge - Desirable

- Good understanding of package management (NPM / Composer) - Desirable.

 

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Distance Learning Tutor - Warehousing Specialist - Home Based

In line with our vision to contribute to the development and delivery of high-quality education and training, we are looking to build up our bank of Distance Learning Tutors to assess and mark Learners’ work.

 

As Distance Learning Tutor, you will take full ownership and responsibility for the assessment, marking and feedback of Learner work within your Academy. You will draw on your own occupational experience to support each Learner through their journey in order for them to increase their skill set, gain new knowledge and achieve a nationally recognised qualification.

 

We are currently looking to build up our bank of freelance Distance Learning Tutors who are competent and qualified to mark within the following areas:

 

- Warehousing and Logistics 

 

This is a homebased, freelance, self-employed position

 

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Career and Progression Advisor - Selby

Salary Bracket: £18,000 - £22,000 (dependant on experience)

Working hours: 37.5 hours per week

Contract type: Full-time, Permanent

Location: Selby, North Yorkshire

 

About the role:

The Career and Progression Advisor will provide advice and guidance services to learners who require support in making choices that will affect their next step in education and/or working lives. 

 

This role is crucial in ensuring that all learners receive an exceptional learning experience which adds significant value to their learning, development, and progress.  This role influences our learners’ futures and, at times, can change their life.

 

About you:

You will be a highly organised individual with previous experience of providing information, advice and guidance in a customer focussed role.

 

You will be caring, ambitious and emotionally intelligent so that the service you provide meets the needs of our diverse learners in the aim to influence their next steps in work and life. 

 

You will also have an excellent telephone manner and will be proficient in the use of all Microsoft Office Programmes.

 

Closing date for applications: 16th April 2021

 

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Product Marketing Manager - Selby

Salary: £35,000

Working hours: 37.5 hours per week

Contract type: Full-time, Permanent

Location: Selby, North Yorkshire

 

About the role:

We are on the lookout for an outstanding Product Marketing Manager to join our growing marketing team based in Selby.

 

This role is focused on promoting and nurturing The Skills Network’s suite of E-learning and digital products and to grow more revenue generated from these products domestically and globally. The Product Marketing Manager’s focus is to empower go-to-market teams such as sales, support, customer success and account management, and developing GTM strategies including sales enablement, launch and user adoption of our products.

 

About you:

You will thrive on the challenge of identifying opportunities to grow the business and have demonstrable experience of how you have achieved this in previous roles. In addition, you will have a background in online marketing, ad operations, analytics, customer relationship management, and/or strategy consulting and at least 3 years professional experience in Ad-tech/Mar-tech or internet technology, strategic marketing or product management

 

Exceptional communication skills including the ability to develop narratives, messaging, whitepapers and complex communications plans will highly benefit you in this role.

 

Closing date for applications: 2nd May 2021

 

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Learning Support Apprentice - Selby

Salary bracket: Apprenticeship Salary (Age Dependent)

Working hours: 37.5 hours per week

Contract type: Full-time, Permanent

Location: Selby, North Yorkshire

 

About the role:

This critical learner support role will provide a proactive, professional and timely service to learners and employers and will support the delivery of high-quality learning programmes on behalf of our partners. 

 

This role is crucial in ensuring that all learners receive an exceptional learning experience which adds significant value to their learning, development, and progress. 

 

In addition, The Skills Network will support the Learning Support Apprentice with the completion of a nationally accredited apprenticeship.

 

About you:

This role requires individuals to be caring, ambitious and emotionally intelligent so that their service meets the needs of our diverse learners in the aim to influence their next steps in work and life.  This role influences our learners’ futures and, at times, can change their life.

 

Closing date for applications: 2nd May 2021

 

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Digital Marketing Apprentice - Selby

Salary: £18,000

Working hours: 37.5 hours per week

Contract type: Full-time, Permanent

Location: Selby, North Yorkshire

 

About the role:

We’re looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated individual to join our team as Digital Marketing Apprentice here at The Skills Network. Working as part of a fast-paced and innovative team, you’ll support the wide range of activities undertaken by the department, particularly around email marketing and customer relationship management.

 

You will also be supported by The Skills Network with the completion of a nationally accredited apprenticeship in Digital Marketing.

 

About you:

We’re an inclusive and friendly team with a strong training and development ethos, so this is an exciting opportunity to hone your digital marketing skills and kick-start your career. If you have the relevant skills to undertake this role and are passionate about a career in marketing and education, we’d love to hear from you!

 

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Distance Learning Tutor - Health & Social Care Specialist - Home Based

In line with our vision to contribute to the development and delivery of high-quality education and training, we are looking to build up our bank of Distance Learning Tutors to assess and mark Learners’ work.

 

As Distance Learning Tutor, you will take full ownership and responsibility for the assessment, marking and feedback of Learner work within your Academy. You will draw on your own occupational experience to support each Learner through their journey in order for them to increase their skill set, gain new knowledge and achieve a nationally recognised qualification.

 

We are currently looking to build up our bank of freelance Distance Learning Tutors who are competent and qualified to mark within our Health and Social Care Academy.

 

This is a homebased, freelance, self-employed position 

 

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Distance Learning Tutor - Counselling Specialist - Home Based

In line with our vision to contribute to the development and delivery of high-quality education and training, we are looking to build up our bank of Distance Learning Tutors to assess and mark Learners’ work.

 

As Distance Learning Tutor, you will take full ownership and responsibility for the assessment, marking and feedback of Learner work within your Academy. You will draw on your own occupational experience to support each Learner through their journey in order for them to increase their skill set, gain new knowledge and achieve a nationally recognised qualification.

 

We are currently looking to build up our bank of freelance Distance Learning Tutors who are competent and qualified to mark within the following areas:

 

- Counselling

 

This is a homebased, freelance, self-employed position

 

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Senior Publisher and Research Lead - Selby

Salary: £30,000

Working hours: 37.5 hours per week

Contract type: Full-time, Permanent

Location: Selby, North Yorkshire (remote working will be considered with the requirement to attend the office upon request)

 

About the role:   

As Senior Publisher and Research Lead, you will support the continued growth of the Company by assisting in the research, development and production of learning resources, assessments, our e-learning platform and all related collateral.

 

Working hand in hand with our publishing team, the Senior Publisher and Research Lead will also be expected to monitor and maintain productivity and efficiency, including communications with authors and awarding bodies to ensure that our content is of the highest quality and accuracy.

 

About you:

You will have proven experience of researching, writing, editing, proofreading and creating content accurately and confidently within an educational, e-learning or product development role. You will have an ability to multitask, work effectively on a number of projects at the same time and lead a team of Publishers.

 

If you are an energetic and enthusiastic researcher, copy editor, proofreader or publisher who enjoys working as part of a team in a dynamic, fast-paced environment then this role will offer an excellent opportunity for personal and professional development.

 

Closing date for applications: 9th May 2021

 

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