Work Placement Officer and Assessor INCA41497

Carshalton, London (Greater)
£23,745 - £24,456 per annum, pro-rata (Term Time Only 38 weeks) including London Weighting
29 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Benefits include 25 days leave a year rising to 30 days over 5 years plus an additional 2 weeks closure at Xmas.  Their generous benefit package also provides staff the opportunity to opt for 3 days additional leave and take advantage of reduced rates in terms of private medical and health insurance products and gym membership.

Our client has been providing education and training to their learners for over 50 years. It is their mission to… “Help individuals, businesses and other organisations realise their ambitions through learning and skills development”. Student satisfaction and students’ success rates remain consistently high and provision of high quality pastoral support is something they take seriously.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Work Placement Officer and Assessor to join their Health & Social Care and Early Years provision.

Within the role, you will arrange work placements and employment opportunities for a range of students, carrying out health and safety monitoring visits and assessing students within the workplace. You will train and assess students on College programmes and, in particular, contribute to the Health and Social Care and Early Years work placement units for the Care curriculum area.

The successful candidate will have relevant vocational experience in Childcare and have an understanding of the BTEC Health and Social Care and Cache Early Years curriculum.  With excellent interpersonal skills and an understanding of the need for discretion, you will have proven ability to liaise, consult and communicate effective with students and clients and be flexible to respond to change in demands for service and new developments.

A Level 3 qualification in Childcare and an A1 Assessor Award are essential. A V1 Verifier Award is desirable.

Closing Date:  14 October 2016

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.