Trainer Facilitator – Digital Computing (Software)

Paignton, Devon
£20,706 - £24,019 + excellent benefits
02 Oct 2019
13 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Trainer Facilitator – Digital Computing (Software) – TF149


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

Contract Type: Full time, 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year, fixed term until 31st August 2020

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 in Computing Software to support the expansion of our provision and take advantage of the opportunities provided by the opening of our brand new Hi-Tech and Digital Centre. This would primarily bridge the gap between Computing software and the technical aspects of Digital Media. As well as delivering the curriculum, you will join in on project work and collaborate between teams across Hi-Tech and Digital Media.

The successful candidate will have a minimum level 3 qualification in Computing, Digital Media or Games Development. You will have experience with software and app development, and demonstrable experience of working in the computing or related industry. Ideally you would also have a relevant Degree and teaching qualifications, and if not already held, be willing to work towards an Assessors Award with the College’s defined timescale.

Please note the closing and interview dates, and make every effort to be available for interview should you be invited.

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, Sunday 13th October 2019

Interview Date: Friday 18th October 2019

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

Please do NOT send CVs, we only accept applications via the relevant form on our dedicated recruitment website.

We welcome applications from people who wish to apply on the basis of a job share or flexible working arrangement.

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.