Operations Director


Peridot Partners

Lifetime Training, the largest apprenticeship provider in the UK, are recruiting for a commercially driven Operations Director to lead their new Digital and IT provision following the recent acquisition of Intequal, growing the offering and creating a sustainable and diversified business.

As Operations Director you will have expertise within the Digital and IT industry, and an understanding of apprenticeships to lead this exciting new business area and be responsible for the leading the sector through significant periods of growth, creating a sustainable and diversified business.

Having held a senior leadership role previously, you will manage a team of around 40 employees, with two direct reports, bringing an entrepreneurial approach to achieving sustainable commercial growth and have excellent networking and relationship building skills to extend the reach of the digital and IT offering to both large employers and SMEs through hands on involvement in the growth ambitions as well as ensuring a collaborative working style to further integrate the team into the wider Lifetime Training family.

You will have a strategic approach to growth and be motivated by the opportunity to take this new business area from a solid foundation to a market leading provider in Digital and IT apprenticeships.

As Operations Director for this exciting new Digital and IT offering at Lifetime Training, you will ensure that quality and standards remain a priority to ensure they enhance both our brand and market position and be involved in senior level decisions around strategy in this key market and skills area.

This is an incredible opportunity for someone to join the largest apprenticeship provider in the UK at this exciting time and have full ownership over a new business area to take it to and beyond it’s potential.

If you are someone with a commercial approach and background, and a real interest and passion in the opportunities that apprenticeships in Digital and IT can have on individuals and industry then the Operations Director role will be an exciting position to help transform tomorrow’s workplaces by unlocking opportunities for everyone, making sure businesses across all sectors can find and develop the skilled employees they need. 

For more information about the Operations Director and details regarding how to apply then please visit our recruitment site:

Operations Director | Lifetime Training

Or contact our Peridot Partners consultants directly:

Kristina Preston- [email protected]

Polly Mortimer- [email protected]

To apply for this job email your details to Kristina@peridotpartners.co.uk