Workplace Co-Ordinator - Higher Education - Health

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Paignton, Devon
£16,164 - £18,815 (pro rata of: £20,206 - £23,519) [FTE: 0.8]
13 Sep 2017
24 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Part Time

Salary: £16,164 - £18,815 (pro rata of: £20,206 - £23,519) [FTE: 0.8]

Contract Type: Permanent, Fractional, 29.6 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 Higher Education (HE) Workplace Co-Ordinator in Health, to join our Health, Hair, Beauty & ITE department, here at South Devon College. You will support the curriculum Section Head and Programme Co-Ordinator for Higher Level Skills in the co-ordinator of delivery of relevant Work Based Learning, including Apprenticeships and Work Experience programmes as part of core qualifications or as enrichment. You will be responsible for the communication between placement providers, mentors and academic staff to support HE students to meet there vocation competencies.

The successful candidate will need to hold a Level 3 qualification or above in a Health related area, and hold GCSE (or equivalent) qualifications in both English and Maths. We are looking for someone who has had experience working in a similar role i.e. arranging placements for trainees, working with apprentices and/or assessing learner outcomes, and someone with experience of working within the healthcare sector.

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, Sunday 24th September 2017

Interview Date: Thursday 28th September 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.