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Business Coach - training young talent

full-time WhiteHat London

WhiteHat is a tech startup founded to address the lack of high-quality, career-focused apprenticeships on offer for ambitious young people and provide employers with the means to attract the best non-graduate talent.

Our mission is to accelerate incredible careers and develop a diverse group of future leaders.

We’re recruiting coaches inspired by the potential to transform apprenticeships, motivated to improve the quality of delivery, and passionate about our vision of delivering best in class apprenticeships.

The role

We are looking for an outstanding business coach to deliver the new Business Administrator qualification to apprentices in their workplace.

  • You’re passionate about creating the best learning journeys and experiences: You can prepare, plan and deliver quality learning and development programmes.
  • You are a player-coach: You can provide guidance, support and encouragement harnessing your experience to support young people to kick start their careers.
  • You deliver direct feedback with kindness: You can provide feedback on progress in a way that supports continued learning and development. You’re goal orientated and ensure that your apprentices meet theirs too!
  • You are highly organised: You have a track record of organising and maintaining documentation.
  • You are a positive person: You think creatively and overcome barriers to learning and adapt delivery to meet apprentices’ and employers’ needs.
  • You think big: You can work with employers to identify development opportunities within their organisation.

About you

  • You’re an experienced manager and coach. You have experience of mentoring/ coaching and are looking to share these skills to a diverse workforce.
  • You have relevant industry experience - youve spent time working in a business related sector and have relevant experience to share with apprentices.
  • You have a way with people at all levels, from senior stakeholders to people at the start of their career. You have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • You are passionate about helping to deliver the best learning opportunities and supporting the development of those around you.
  • You are able to use Learner Management Systems to dynamically record and track learning outcomes.
  • You have a proven track record in achieving outcomes and demonstrating success.
  • You ideally have practical teaching or coaching experience.

Desirable Criteria:

  • You have industry experience that you are looking to share with apprentices.
  • You have a coaching qualification, teaching qualification or CIPD.

Our Values:

  • We are all owners: we think about the impact of our actions on the team, the company and on our external perception
  • Good people win: we believe that respect flows both ways; we are approachable, warm and responsive
  • We put others first: we go above and beyond to create an exceptional service and experience for our users
  • We believe in social mobility: your background should never define your destination
  • We are changemakers: we are working to create impact at scale
  • Integrity is paramount: we put our apprentices’ success first
  • We are honest but kind: direct feedback delivered with kindness helps others realise their full potential
  • We are mission & results driven: we pursue excellence in everything we do and we energise and inspire others through the standards we set

Our social mission is at the heart of our business so if doing good is as important as building a commercial business to you, you will find WhiteHat incredibly rewarding:

  • Competitive salary and a generous bonus scheme
  • 27 days holiday a year + bank holidays
  • Perkbox benefits
  • Equity Options

published: Feb. 14, 2018

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