Workplace Coordinator - Automotive

Paignton, Devon
£20,706 - £24,019 + excellent benefits
23 Jul 2019
20 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Workplace Coordinator – Automotive BS778

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 Workplace Coordinator to join our Automotive team to support the curriculum Head of Section in the co-ordination of delivery of relevant 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 of learners and employers and the support of both relating to Work Based and Work Experience programmes.

You will play a key role in developing and maintaining outstanding working relationships with external and internal customers. 

The ideal candidate will have GCSE English and Maths qualifications or equivalent at grade C or above (4-9), hold or be prepared to work towards IQA assessor and verifier awards. Experience in industry setting relevant to the vocational area.

You will need to have the ability to market and promote work based training and monitor and review the progress of all learners setting relevant targets. We are looking for someone who is able to work effectively without supervision as well as part of a team.

Benefits as follows: 27 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 Sunday 1st September 2019

Interview Date: Wednesday 11th September 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.