We are proud of our mission and purpose to help learners to achieve their full potential; it’s at the heart of what we do.

We’re regularly on the lookout for talented and dedicated individuals to join our team who believe in our values of partnership, integrity, originality and quality.

We have opportunities for full time and part time employees with flexibility of working hours if needed. We also have a wider workforce of associates on contract based roles who are key to us delivering an excellent service to our centres and learners.

We look for people who are quick learners, like a challenge, love working as part of a team and making things happen.  If this sounds like you then we’d like to hear from you.




Typical Opportunities

The opportunities that we offer are varied but these are some examples:

  • ESOL related roles
  • EDSQ related roles
  • External quality assurance (EQA) roles
  • Writers, markers and scrutineers
  • Access to HE Moderators
  • Crucial enabling roles in Customer Excellence, IT and other corporate services

If you would like to find out more, please use the links below to view our employed and contractor vacancies:


View current employed vacancies  View current contract vacancies

Working for Gateway Qualifications

Members of our team enjoy a lively but professional, hard-working environment. We have a true interest in each other’s personal lives and are willing to help one another to get the job done.  All are involved in projects, decision-making and strategy.

The whole organisation is customer-focused, working with schools, colleges, charities and other learning providers across the country.  Our leadership team comes from a diverse background but all are committed to education and our charitable purpose.

Working at Gateway Qualifications is a real pleasure and is the best environment for productive work, whilst nurturing and growing our own people. There is a real buzz within the company, knowledge is shared and everyone is friendly, making the complex tasks more manageable. All this results in motivation to do the best we can do to provide professional and effective service for all our customers.

Joe Baker, Customer Excellence Officer
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Our Values


  • Working together
  • Supporting teamwork across the organisation
  • Communicating, listening, supporting and collaborating


  • Behaving ethically, with openness and honesty
  • Trusting and respecting each other
  • Taking ownership of our performance


  • Embracing change
  • Thinking creatively and innovating
  • Encouraging positive risk taking


  • Getting it right first time, every time
  • Taking pride in what we do
  • Continuously improving
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Working with Us

We offer a full range of generous benefits to reward our employees, such as:

  • 35 hour full-time working week with flexibility of hours
  • 30 days holiday plus closure at Christmas and bank holidays
  • Generous salary scales with progression based on performance
  • Pension with career average University scheme
  • Healthshield – cashback healthcare scheme
  • Sick pay
  • Annual team outings
  • Free car parking
  • Friendly open plan office environment
  • Good technology for home workers and wider workforce

If you are working with us on a contract basis, we offer competitive rates of pay, quick payment of invoices, regular paid training and CPD opportunities and fair expenses.

Interested in working with us?

If you are interested in joining our team and helping learners to achieve their full potential, please use the options below to view full job descriptions and details of how to apply for any of our current vacancies.