T Level roles

T Levels are a new course that will give 16–19-year-old learners the technical knowledge and practical skills that are valued by the industry; T Levels follow immediately after GCSEs as a technical alternative to A-Levels.  They are the biggest reform to vocational training in a generation, giving learners the skills, knowledge, and attitude to excel in their chosen careers.

T Levels are available in England only

City & Guilds is now looking to recruit for T-Level Associates for the following areas which we have been successful in winning the national contract to deliver. 

  • Principal Moderators (T Levels)

      We are currently looking for Principal Moderators for

      On Site Core - Construction

      1. Plastering
      2. Painting & Decorating
      3. Carpentry & Joinery
      4. Bricklaying

      Building Service Engineering Core

      1. Electrical and Electronic Equipment Engineering
      2. Electrotechnical Engineering
      3. Gas Engineering
      4. Heating Engineering and Ventilation
      5. Plumbing and Heating Engineering
      6. Protection Systems Engineering
      7. Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering

      For more information about T-Levels, how they are structured, and specific information about individual qualification, please visit our T- Levels website at https://www.cityandguilds.com/tlevels

      Click one the role title (s) in the green box (top right of the screen) to start your application

      We start to review applications Late June therefore do submit your application ASAP to be included. 

      It is important you read the person specification for the role and map your application to this.

      You need to apply for each role you are interested in.  You may meet the requirements for different roles, and we will consider “clustering” where applicable.


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  • Technical Qualification Associates (TQA)

      Key Elements of the Role 

      All T Level Providers will need to gain Approval to deliver the T Level qualification.  

      The basic activities of the role would be to:  

      - Support the Provider in preparation for the Approval submission   

      - Review the Approval Application, carry out Provider visits (where relevant) and review supporting  documentation and physical resources 

      - Following approval, provide ongoing support on an annual basis to Providers 

      What are the timescales?  

      Please see below the planned timeline of the activities for the T Level TQ Associate (TQA) role:  

      Training & Induction:  January and February 

      2 half day remote induction sessions with follow up support sessions where required.  

      Approval Window: February - June 

      Provide enhanced support to providers prior to the submission of the Approval application (half day) 

      Carry out the approval activity (1 day/7 hours)  

      Post Approval: July - September  

      Provide post approval support (up to half day)  

      Overall, the actual time spent with each provider might differ slightly as some providers will be more prepared and up to speed than others, but we anticipate between 2 to 3 days of TQA activity per provider.  


      We are looking for T Level TQ Associates for:  

      Engineering & Manufacturing Core 

      Design and Development 

      Mechanical Engineering 

      Structural Engineering 

      Control & Instrumentation Engineering 

      Electrical & Electronic Engineering 

      Maintenance, Installation and Repair  



      Electrical & Electronic 

      Control & Instrumentation 

      Light & Electric Vehicles 

      Manufacturing, Processing and Control 

      Fitting & Assembly  

      Machining & Toolmaking 

      Composite Manufacturing 

      Fabrication & Welding 


      Business & Administration Core 

      Team Leadership & Management 

      Business Improvement 

      Business Support 


      On Site Core - Construction  


      Painting & Decorating  

      Carpentry & Joinery  



      Building Service Engineering Core  

      Electrical and Electronic Equipment Engineering  

      Electrotechnical Engineering  

      Gas Engineering  

      Heating Engineering and Ventilation  

      Plumbing and Heating Engineering  

      Protection Systems Engineering  

      Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering  


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      T-Level TQA Task Profile.  Click Here