Workplace Co-ordinator Initial Teacher Education

Paignton, Devon
04 Sep 2019
02 Oct 2019
Contract Type

Workplace Co-ordinator – Initial Teacher Education - Ref: BS772


Salary:  £10,632.81 – £12,334.08 (Pro rata of £20,706 - £24,019) + excellent benefits

Contract Type: Fractional, 18.5 hours per week, 52 weeks per year, Permanent. (0.5 fte)

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 a Workplace Co-ordinator in Initial Teacher Education to join the team here at South Devon College. You will be required to support the Curriculum Head in the co-ordination of delivery of relevant Work Based Learning including Traineeship/Apprenticeship, Work Experience and Work Base Project funded programmes as part of core qualifications or as enrichment. To be responsible for the recruitment of learners and employers and the support of both relating to Work Based and Work Experience programmes.

The successful candidate will need to hold a Grade C or above in Maths and English or to achieve these if appointed in post, and an assessor qualification. Previous experience in a similar role i.e. arranging placements for trainees, working with apprentices, assessing learner outcomes. The ability to work effectively without supervision, be well organised and have good time management.

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 15th September 2019

Interview Date:  week commencing Monday 23rd September 2019

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