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Join us on our journey to outstanding

We are a team of passionate, values-driven and dedicated people who live by our pledge to deliver an outstanding teaching and learning experience to every learner, every time.

Our colleagues share the same energy, passion, drive and enthusiasm in order to create a unique culture where we not only deliver award-winning service, but we view each other as friends as well as colleagues.

If you share the same attitude and values, we would love to hear from you. Our latest vacancies are featured below.

We recruit across a variety of different sectors and always have new vacancies coming up, so if there is nothing for you at this time, please register your details on our talent bank, or sign up for job alerts.

We are proud to be a Disability Confident Committed Employer and have a guaranteed interview scheme in place to ensure that nobody is overlooked or discriminated against because of their disability. If you meet the minimum criteria when you apply and you have informed us in your application that you have a disability, you will be guaranteed an interview for that role.

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Our values

The teams at Paragon Skills are passionate about delivering meaningful learning and live by our “Five E’s” which guide our approach to our work.


Our enthusiastic people bring genuine passion and natural energy to everything they do by always being forward-thinking and solutions-driven.


Through our infectious and transferable energy, we motivate and invigorate those around us to be the best that they can be.


We excel at executing mind-blowing performance to fulfil our potential and exceed our commitments.


Our handpicked, trusted people demonstrate their specialist knowledge and professionalism in everything they do.


Confident and unique, we influence and enhance people’s lives.

Accolades our team are extremely proud of

We work as a team towards our set goals and in line with the company ethos and it shows it the awards that we have received both as a training provider and as individual members of our team.


We are extremely proud of every nomination and know that it is down to the amazing work every one of our teams puts in on a daily basis. Here is a list of the awards we have won as a training provider and the individuals that work with us to date.

  • BKSB – Functional skills English Teacher of the Year 2020
  • AAC Awards – Legal, Finance & Accounting Training Provider of the Year 2020
  • Rate My Apprenticeship – Training Provider of the Year 2020
  • Rated 3rd in top 50 Training Providers – Rate My Apprenticeship 2021
  • AAC Awards – Care Services Apprenticeship Training Provider of the Year 2021
  • COO Ian Bamford – Outstanding Contribution to the Development of Apprenticeships (Individual) 2022

Honourable nomination mentions so far this year

  • BKSB – Provider of the Year Finalist 2020
  • BKSB – Functional skills – Maths Teacher of the Year Finalist 2020

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Wealth Benefits

  • Core benefits
    • Pension
    • Life assurance​
  • Optional benefits
    • Payday advance
    • Financial wellbeing webinars

Health benefits

  • Core benefits
    • Income protection
    • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Optional benefits
    • Healthcare cash plan with Westfield Health

Wellbeing benefits

  • Retail discounts and wellbeing support through Perkbox
  • Ode retail discount card through Discounts for Teachers​
  • Tax-free childcare – Government scheme​
  • Holiday purchase scheme – up to 5 days in any holiday year​
  • Christmas savings club

Our Jobs

If there are no suitable jobs for you at this time, please click ‘Apply now’.

Our Colleague Benefits

We know that our people are the key to our success. That is why we are committed to investing in their wellbeing and we do this through offering a competitive benefits package, Paragon Choices.

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Our Safer Recruitment Guide

Paragon Skills is committed to recruiting safely and fairly in line with legislation and industry-related good practice.

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Our Corporate Conscience

As part of our corporate conscience, we are committed to reducing the impact we have on the environment through our day to day practices. We will promote environmentally responsible practices such as Skype meetings, remote working and sensible face to face meeting locations to reduce emissions from driving and improve the health and wellbeing of our colleagues. 

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Our Colleague Commitment and Development

We are committed to nurturing a friendly and safe working environment where your wellbeing is a priority.

The effective training and development of colleagues is fundamental to our success as a business. When you start with us, you will join us for an induction day at our Head Office in Bournemouth which is a great opportunity to meet members of the SLT/ Exec team and other colleagues.

We will ensure that you are supported in your role and have a clear plan in place to help you progress your skill set and develop your career with us. Each month you will have a 1:1 meeting with your line manager and together you will develop a Personal Development Plan which will be reviewed throughout the year. You will also have a monthly team meeting which is a valuable opportunity to get together with your team and cover important business updates and share new ideas.

We have a number of training and development opportunities, including Mental Health First Aid training and we have a wide range of self-study materials and resources available.

Awards & Recognitions