Residential Childcare Development Coach

About the role

Are you an experienced Tutor/Assessor within Residential Childcare?
Do you have managerial experience of working in a residential home for children and young people?

Impact Futures and The Childcare Company have a brand-new opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to join our Childcare Team as hybrid based Residential Childcare Development Coach.

The Role:
As a Residential Childcare Development Coach you will be delivering and facilitating teaching, training, coaching and mentoring apprentices. The apprenticeship standard you will be delivering is Children, Young People and Families Practitioner – Residential Pathway. This is a home based role however, you must be willing to travel when required to support learners in your given area.

The role will involve:

  • Lead a caseload of learners to support them to achieve their apprenticeship with monthly teaching sessions using a blended delivery approach (currently delivered remotely)
  • Supporting learners to achieve their FS level 2 in English & maths if they do not hold these on entry
  • Support learners to present evidence, which informs the apprenticeship knowledge, skills and behaviours for EPA
  • Monitoring learner progress across their apprenticeship


You’ll be joining a leading national training provider at an exciting time of growth and expansion, working in a fun and supportive environment in an organisation with a strong focus on people and culture.

Expect regular catch-ups and socials with your team, surprises in the post and company-wide social events- we’re a friendly bunch.

The benefits

By joining The Childcare Company and Impact Futures, you'll gain access to a variety of workplace benefits, which align closely to our LIFE values. You'll be entitled to benefits such as birthday holidays, flexible working, away days and much more. Click below to read more!

About you

You will:

  • Hold an assessing (CAVA/D23/A1) Or a Teaching qualification (PTLLS, AET or equivalent)
  • Have a minimum of 2 years of managerial experience in a residential home Or hold a recognised Level 5 or above in a Leadership and Management or
  • A minimum of Level 3 in Residential Childcare
  • Have experience in the delivery of Residential Childcare apprenticeships at Level 3 minimum, ideally Level 5 - desirable
  • Hold a Maths and English GCSE grade C or above or a level 2 in Functional Skills
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, delivering apprenticeships and vocational qualifications across a broad range of sectors, and working with organisations across England to upskill staff.

In our daily mission to deliver outstanding learning and development to our national network of learners, and we’re on the lookout for passionate delivery staff to join our innovative teams and support us on our extraordinary growth mission in 2022.

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.

Working with Impact Futures

Apply now and make your impact

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.

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