Learning and Assessment Officer - Process Manufacturing

Kirklees College
22982.00 - 29365.00 GBP Annual
08 Jul 2017
22 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Kirklees College is a large successful FE college, currently Ofsted graded as Good. Operating across Kirklees with centres based in Huddersfield and Dewsbury.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work within a modern building, with excellent on site facilities, such as a fully equipped gym, hair & beauty salons and fine dining restaurant.

Two Full Time posts Available.

Hours: 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year.

The Process Manufacturing Centre (PMC) is a brand new state-of-the art GBP5.3 million, employer led training centre for process manufacturing industries. The centre offers a state of the art process manufacturing training facility, chemistry laboratories as well as IT and learning resources.

Do you want to begin a truly rewarding career and make a real difference by training a new generation of process operators and technicians? Then this is the career for you!

The college is looking to appoint candidates from a variety of industries including Food & Drink, Pharmaceutical and Chemical. If you have experience in any of the following areas, then we would like to hear from you:

- Science Industry/Chemistry

- Mechanical/Maintenance Engineering

A gap was identified in the education and training industry for specialist process training and facilities. Kirklees College through partnerships with local employers, have sought to meet this need and as such require delivery staff with this essential knowledge and expertise to ensure the continued success of the industry.

The overall purpose of this post is to make a significant contribution to the effective delivery of the curriculum, in line with the requirements of our industry partners while ensuring a high quality and relevant learning experience for all students on the course/s.

The responsibilities of the role will be to undertake work based assessment of learners (in company and on site), deliver off-the-job training and assessment in a workshop setting and formal classroom based teaching as required. The post holder will also be responsible for co-ordinating the course/s and ensuring the course is relevant to students'/employers' needs.

The qualifications deemed essential for the post are a minimum of a Level 2 qualification in literacy and numeracy (e.g. GCSE English and Maths at grade A*-C) and Level 3 or above in subject area. In addition, a level 5 teaching qualification or willingness to work towards is a requirement of this role.

As a learning organisation and as part of our commitment to your continued professional development we may require you to complete an apprenticeship standard or framework that relates to this opportunity.

As the PMC provision and associated apprenticeship scheme is a growing entity, we envisage that as well as the advertised posts there will be a future need to recruit to similar posts in this area. Therefore, it is essential that the College builds a talent pool of candidates with a variety of knowledge, skills and experience, to meet this need. If you want to be part of this exciting opportunity, whether you are just starting out or thinking about a career change, and believe you have the necessary attributes then please register your interest.

Planned interview: 1st August 2017.

If you have supplied an e-mail address, should you be shortlisted for interview, we will contact you via your e-mail address. Please ensure that you check your 'Spam' or 'Junk' mailboxes, as sometimes emails can be diverted to these folders.

If you have any queries about this post please e-mail or telephone ext. .

Kirklees College is committed to Equality & Diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.