PEQF Head of Quality

Posting Date: 08 November 2019

Location: South West London, London, GB, SW8 2TG

Company: Babcock

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Babcock – Emergency Services and training

Head of Quality

South West London


About the role


Working on our brand new flagship contract you will be responsible to manage all quality assurance processes and policies for the various programmes. Ensuring internal and subcontract delivery meets all agreed quality targets, including working with partners to build harmonised quality assurance joint working practices and ensure programmes are fully compliant with a range of appropriate standards and regulations.


What do I need to be able to do the role?

You will need to have experience of working with QAA / OFS / OFSTED frameworks. The ability to promote the sharing of ideas across the contract to support objectives in becoming an “outstanding” provider. Whilst working collaboratively with the other quality leads to ensure a consistent approach on quality across all apprenticeship provision

We would also like you to have experience in all or some of these areas:


  • Knowledge of the requirements of degree apprenticeships (funding knowledge also desirable)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with experience of writing Self-Assessment Reports and Quality Improvement Plans
  • Able to interpret and summarise reports and other statistical data
  • Excellent understanding of the external inspection / self-assessment framework for apprenticeships including degree level apprenticeships

What else do I need to know?


  • All applicants must have the legal right to work in the UK and be subject to satisfactory security clearance which includes 3 years reference checks. Verification of any qualifications/passport/licences must be shown at interview stage.
  • Permanent position with a competitive annual salary and benefits


About Babcock International


For more than a century, Babcock has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure, and specialist training.

We’re committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme.  You’ll benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.


If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience then we would love to hear from you. Please get in touch with Simon James at


We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value that Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reserves, Veterans, Uniformed Cadet Instructors and Service Families contribute to our business and the United Kingdom. As part of the Covenant, Babcock offers Reservists and Uniformed Cadet Instructors up to two week’s special paid leave to help them meet their commitments.




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