Work Based Assessor Brickwork

Paignton, Devon
£20,706 - £24,019
10 Jun 2019
20 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Work Based Assessor Brickwork TF134

Salary: £20,706 - £24,019 + excellent benefits

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 recruiting for a Work Based Assessor in our Construction department to assess students as appropriate by formal or informal method as required by external examining bodies and internal procedures.

Carry out planned visits to the learner’s workplace in order to observe and direct assess the evidence required for their portfolio. Set SMART targets for each learner in conjunction with the curriculum delivery team. Contribute to curriculum development and implementation. Assists in the implementation of pastoral and welfare systems provided for students. Continues personal development in the areas of both subject knowledge and teaching/assessing methods.  Develop and maintain good working relationships with external and internal customers.

Undertakes such duties as may reasonably be required commensurate with grade at initial place of work or at other locations in the College catchment area.

The ideal candidate will hold a Level 2 NVQ in Bricklaying and Level 2 or equivalent in Maths and English. You will need to have substantial experience as a qualified tradesperson, be able to work unsupervised with a logical approach to problem solving and be able to communicate effectively with students and employers of all age groups.

Benefits as follows: 27 days Holiday (pro rata for fractional), up to 5 College closure days, Paid Bank Holidays, Membership of the Teachers' 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, 20th June 2019

Interview Date: To be confirmed

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

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.