Trainer Facilitator - South Devon Marine Academy

Paignton, Devon
£20,706 - £24,019 + excellent benefits
14 Jun 2019
25 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Trainer Facilitator – South Devon Marine Academy (Sailing and Powerboat Delivery) TF135


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 Trainer Facilitator to join our South Devon Marine Academy to instruct/facilitate learning for students enrolled on a range of programmes as assigned by the Section Head. You will be required to assess students as appropriate by formal or informal method as required by external examining bodies and internal procedures.

You will contribute to curriculum development and implementation of pastoral and welfare systems provided for students and continue personal development in the areas of both subject knowledge and teaching/instructing methods. Develop and maintain good working relationships with external and internal customers and undertake such duties as may reasonably be required commensurate with grade at initial place of work or at other locations in the College "catchment" area including, routine maintenance and operational servicing of vessels and safety equipment.

The ideal candidate will have RYA instructor qualifications, relevant training and/or qualifications in a marine related subject area and experience within a marine role, preferably with sailing and/or engineering background/ boatbuilding. You will work as part of a team contributing to student developments.

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: Tuesday 25th June 2019

Interview Date: Tuesday 2nd July 2019

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.