Learning Support Technician - South Devon Marine Adacemy
Learning Support Technician – South Devon Marine Academy BS771
Salary: £18,217 - £20,199 + excellent benefits
Contract Type: Permanent, Full Time, 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year
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 Learning Support Technician within our South Devon Marine Academy to manage and maintain the resources, vessels and equipment. Ensure health and safety is maintained in the workshops and the centre as a whole for South Devon Marine Academy. You will support staff and students in the workshop environment ensuring equipment and resources are available to support student learning and instruct and assess students as required.
The ideal candidate will hold an RYA Powerboat Level 2 qualification, have previous experience in Marine Engineering or service and repair industries and have the ability to diagnose and rectify marine related faults. You will be self-motivated, organised with the ability to complete tasks alone and must be proactive in ensuring equipment, materials and facilities are available to support the learners.
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 Tuesday 25th June 2019
Interview Date: Wednesday 3rd July 2019
To apply and for a full job description please visit the Jobs page of the South Devon College website www.southdevon.ac.uk/jobs.
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.