Workplace Coordinator – Construction and Building Services

Paignton, Devon
£20,456 - £23,769
17 Dec 2018
14 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Salary: £20,456 - £23,769

Contract Type: Permanent, Full Time, 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year

Location: Paignton, Devon

South Devon College is a Further and Higher Education college with top success rates, located in Torbay, which is part of the beautiful English Riviera on the South Devon coast. Our state of the art campus offers local access to world class facilities. We are an ambitious College, ambitious for our learners, our staff and the community we serve. We measure our performance by the success of our learners.

Our fresh vibrant culture provides 12,000 learners each year with a wide provision ranging from Foundation to University Learning, contributing an overall £30 million College expenditure to the local economy.

We are looking for a Workplace Coordinator to join our Construction and Building Services team here at South Devon College.  Working with the Section Head, you will help coordinate the delivery of work-based learning, including traineeship/apprenticeship and work experience programmes as part of core qualifications or as enrichment.  You will be responsible for the recruitment and support of learners and employers, playing a key role in developing and maintaining outstanding working relationships with internal and external customers.

The successful candidate will need to hold GCSE level qualifications, including English and maths at grade C or above (or equivalent), and have experience in a similar role, for example arranging placements for trainees, working with apprentices, setting and monitoring SMART targets and outcomes.  We are looking for someone who has the ability to market and promote work-based training, working both independently and as part of a team.

Benefits as follows: 27 days Holiday, up to 5 College closure days, Paid Bank Holidays, Membership of Local Government Pension Scheme, Life Assurance (if member of pension scheme) On Site Nursery (Mama Bears), Nursery Voucher Scheme, Fitness Suite Facilities, Staff Discounts (Inspirations – Hair & Beauty, NUS Student Cards), Corporate Membership with Torbay Leisure Centre and Access to Automotive Department (Small Car Repairs & Pre MOT Testing at low costs), Discounted Stagecoach Bus Pass and many others.

Benefits as follows:

Closing Date: Midnight, Monday 14th January 2019

Interview Date: Monday 21st January 2019

To apply and for a full job description please visit the Jobs page of the South Devon College website.

This College is committed to Safeguarding/Prevent and promoting the welfare of learners, including children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.