Workplace Co-Ordinator - Hospitality, Catering & Tourism

Paignton, Devon
£8,082 - £9,407 (pro rata of: £20,206 - £23,519) [FTE: 0.4]
07 Aug 2017
04 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Part Time

Salary: £8,082 - £9,407 (pro rata of: £20,206 - £23,519) [FTE: 0.4]

Contract Type: Permanent, Fractional, 14.8 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 for our Hospitality, Catering & Tourism 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 and Work Experience programmes, as part of either core qualification 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.

The successful candidate will need to hold a Level 3 qualification and GCSE, or equivalent English and Maths qualifications (grade C or above). We are looking for someone who has experience in a similar role i.e. arranging placements for trainees, working with apprentices, or 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: pro rata of 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, Wednesday 16th August 2017

Interview Date: Thursday 24th August 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.