Partnership Manager - NCE

East London Office - Hybrid Working Option

The National College of Education is growing!

If you are well organised, highly motivated, proactive, determined, love working in the buzz of an office, love talking to people on the phone, have a track record of surpassing targets and have a passion for education then we would love to hear from you!

This is a fabulous opportunity for someone who has astute sales and business development acumen who will play a vital part in the continued growth plan for the business over the coming years.

The NCE Partnership Manager Team has doubled in size over the last 12 months, and we are seeking a number of ambitious Partnership Managers to join our fabulous team following an exciting period of expansion.

  • £25,000 - £35,000 Basic Salary
  • Excellent Bonus Structure
  • 25 – 30 Days Annual Leave + Bank Holidays
  • Private Health Care
  • East London Office
  • Hybrid Working Option
  • Full Time Position
  • ASAP Start Date

Since 2018 the National College of Education (NCE) has supported over 3,000 middle and senior leaders in schools significantly impacting the lives of teachers, pupils, and wider communities.

The NCE is at the forefront of supporting schools with their leadership development across the country. We are dedicated to raising the status of the teaching profession and ensuring leaders are equipped with the knowledge and skills they need to run our schools effectively.

In the role of Partnership Manager, you will be responsible for developing business and guiding learners through the application process to join the range of Apprenticeship programmes provided by The National College of Education.


As a Partnership Manager you should be:

  • Honest, ethical, and passionate about educational excellence
  • Driven, committed and willing to go the extra mile
  • Proven in achieving and surpassing sales targets
  • A proven professional with a record of achieving and surpassing key performance indicators
  • Able to prioritise and work at pace
  • Able to forge long standing professional partnerships
  • Have a fantastic work ethic and commitment to client satisfaction
  • A team player and can support by coaching others
  • Excellent with your written and verbal communication skills
  • Above all, be driven and committed to forging a successful sales and partnerships career


This is an opportunity to grow alongside one of the most innovative and exciting companies in the sector. You will have an unparalleled opportunity to contribute to the overall direction of a company that is set to define future professional standards in the education sector.

Oceanova’s ambition is to work together to promote a more inclusive environment, which attracts all candidates and signals our commitment to celebrate and promote diversity. We are committed to equality of opportunity for all. Applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnership.

If you would like to be part of the National College of Education and Oceanova Team, please send your CV with a covering letter to jonathan.sammons@oceanova.com today!

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The National College of Education is an independent college of education leadership and management that is dedicated to raising the status of the teaching profession. We provide accessible, outstanding professional learning opportunities for all career pathways within the sector.

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