Workplace Co-Ordinator- Health & Care

Paignton, Devon
£20,206 - £23,519
05 May 2017
12 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Salary: £20,206 - £23,519

Contract Type: Permanent, Full Time, 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year

Location: Paignton, Devon

South Devon College is an outstanding 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 for a Workplace Co-Ordinator in Health & Care, to join our Health, Hair and Beauty department, here at South Devon College. You will be required to support the Section Head in the coordination of delivery of relevant Work Based Learning including Traineeship/Apprenticeship, Work Experience and Work Base Project funded programmes as part of core qualifications or enrichment. You will be responsible for a caseload of learners and employers, recruiting, supporting and monitoring progress whilst helping to ensure that the college meets its success measures and contractual requirements. You will play a key role in developing and maintaining outstanding working relationships with both external and internal customers.

The successful candidate will need to hold a Level 4 (or above) qualification in the relevant vocational area, and hold GCSE Level qualifications (or equivalent), including English and Maths. You will need to hold IQA assessor awards/qualification (A1, D32/D33 – or equivalent), and hold or be prepare to work towards a verifier award. We are looking for someone who has vocational experience in industry setting relevant to the curriculum area, and experience of working with apprentices, and assessing learner outcomes.

Due to the remoteness of some of the locations and lack of public transport, you will need to hold a full current driving licence with access to a car or other appropriate form of transport in order to be successful in this post.

Benefits as follows: 27 days Holiday, up to 5 College closure days, Paid Bank Holidays, Membership of Local Government Pension Scheme, Life Assurance (if member of pension scheme) On Site Nursery (Mama Bears), Nursery Voucher Scheme, Fitness Suite Facilities, Staff Discounts (Inspirations – Hair & Beauty, NUS Student Cards), Corporate Membership with Torbay Leisure Centre and Access to Automotive Department (Small Car Repairs & Pre MOT Testing at low costs), Discounted Stagecoach Bus Pass and many others.

Closing Date: Midnight, Sunday 21st May 2017

Interview Date: Friday 26th May 2017

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

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.