Learner Recruiter

Location: Remote

About the role

We are currently recruiting for a Learner Recruiter to join a new and exciting area of the business.

This is a remote role, however you will be covering the midlands region.

The successful candidate will need to be confident, enthusiastic and a target-driven individual, with excellent sales skills.

You will be responsible for recruiting traineeship starts in line with monthly targets and identifying and co-ordinating work placements with the Business Development & Sales team for opportunities for progression into employment, apprenticeship or further education.

You will be required to build and maintain excellent relationships with a wide range of referral agencies to recruit learners on to traineeship programmes through open days or direct referrals.

About you

You will:

  • Have experience in the delivery of apprenticeships, with an excellent understanding of apprenticeship standards, and an up-to-date knowledge about the apprenticeship levy
  • Possess significant and proven learner engagement & sales background, with a history of meeting and exceeding high-value targets
  • Have knowledge and experience of learner engagement through traineeship/apprenticeship sector and the wider education and training market. IT & Digital knowledge would be highly valued
  • Be an enthusiastic, highly motivated self-starter with the highest levels of integrity and honesty
  • Have experience in effectively planning and tracking a sales process to achieve commercial success
  • Demonstrate a proven background in generating new referral partners and learner leads via a variety of proactive, innovative methods inclusive of cold calling, networking and leveraging and extending existing networks
  • Ideally have experience of working with a wide range of referral agencies such as the Jobcentre
  • Possess excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Be proficient in the Microsoft Office suite of programs
  • Have obtained a Maths and English GCSE Grade C or above (or equivalent)

We are an equal opportunities employer and do not discriminate on the grounds of gender, sexual orientation, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, gender reassignment, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, disability or age.

About us

The Childcare Company and Impact Futures are some of the UK’s largest independently owned training providers.

In our daily mission to deliver outstanding learning and development to our national network of learners, we’re on the lookout for passionate delivery staff to join our innovative teams.

Over 3,000 learners currently place their professional development in our hands, with sector specialisms across adult care, clinical healthcare, early years childcare, residential and community childcare, teaching and education or business services careers.

Our expertise is underpinned by our Ofsted Grade 2 ‘Good’ accreditation, and learner-centric delivery is at the heart of our continual operational evolution to ensure our learners receive an outstanding learning journey.

To achieve our ambitious growth plans of reaching 6,000 on-programme learners by July 2021, we’re constantly looking to recruit high-quality delivery staff to join our vibrant operational teams.

By joining our team, you’ll become part of our LIFE Culture:


We stand by our employees and trust in your knowledge and experience to help us grow and evolve.


We don’t sit quiet if something isn’t working, and we don’t want you to either, operating an open door policy across the organisation to encourage innovation.


Work without fun, is no fun! We’re focussed on making our operational success a fun journey to be a part of. After all, we spend a significant amount of time at work, why would anybody want to make it drab?


You join our team as an expert, not just an employee. We know it takes an army of experts to deliver high quality, national training, and are invested in your development and growth.

Apply now and change lives

To apply for this vacancy, complete the form below. Alternatively, for a confidential chat about this role, please contact our Recruitment team, by calling 01753 596 004 or by email.

Learner Recruiter Vacancy Form
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