Administrator - Hi Tech & Digital

Paignton, Devon
£15,992 - £16,571 + excellent benefits
15 May 2019
29 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time


Salary: £15,992 - £16,571 + excellent benefits

Contract Type: Maternity Cover, Full Time, 37 Hours per week, 52 weeks per year, Fixed Term until 18/10/2019

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 currently recruiting for an administrator to cover maternity leave in our Hi-Tech and Digital section, here at South Devon College. As an administrator you will be responsible for enabling the flow of paperwork and information between curriculum teams and support services, ensuring that data accurately reflects learner activity.  You will support the development and promotion of specialist commercial courses, including set-up, marketing, registers, timetables, responding to enquiries and monitoring income.

The successful candidate will need to have English and Maths GCSE at grade C or above (4-9) and have an IT or Administration qualification at level 3, or significant relevant experience.  You will need to have previous experience working as an administrator and have the ability to maintain accurate records and manage your own workload.  We are looking for someone who is self-motivated and has the ability to remain calm under pressure.

Benefits as follows: 25 days Holiday (pro rata for fractional), up to 5 College closure days, Paid Bank Holidays, Membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme, Life Assurance (if member of pension scheme) On Site Nursery (Mama Bears), Fitness Suite Facilities, Staff Discounts (Inspirations – Hair & Beauty, NUS Student Cards, membership of the Sodexo Employee Discounts Platform), Holiday Purchase Scheme, Access to Automotive Department (Small Car Repairs & Pre MOT Testing at low costs), Discounted Stagecoach Bus Pass, and many others.

Closing Date: Midnight, Wednesday 29th May 2019

Interview Date: Wednesday 5th June 2019

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Please note that you will be required to be in possession of an Enhanced DBS Certificate, or be willing to undertake an Enhanced DBS check as a condition of employment at the College.

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.