Salary: £24,022 - £32,318 pro rata £12,011 - £16,159 per annum for the hours belowHours: 18.5 hours per week, 52 weeks per annum (0.5FTE)Campus: Based at Tonbridge, with travel to Work Based LearnersDo you want to work for a dynamic and growing organization? The Hadlow Group provides excellence in education through its Colleges in Kent; Hadlow College, West Kent College and Ashford College, and offers a range of further and higher education and professional courses in land based and general subjects.About the roleWe are looking for an Assessor to join our Hospitality and Catering team in our Retail and Business Faculty.As an Assessor, you will provide work based assessment, guidance and portfolio building support to Work Based Learning College learners, encouraging employers to provide the necessary training, work experience, supervision and the prospect of employment for learners. You will provide teaching, demonstration, instruction, assessment, guidance and curriculum development following a variety of modes and levels of study, undertaking pastoral care of learners as appropriate.You will also liaise with referral agencies and actively market to employers to ensure maximum learner numbers, and with staff/employers to monitor learner progress. The ideal candidate will have a Level 3 qualification or equivalent, Assessor Award (A1) or TAQA and experience within relevant Domestic and Commercial settings with experience and knowledge of assessing L3 qualifications. It is essential that you have in-depth knowledge of the hospitality and catering industry as well as experience in employer liaison. You will also need to hold a teaching qualification at L5 or above or complete the qualification on appointment. Level 2 English and Maths is required.Working with usThe College offers many benefits including access to competitive local government pension scheme, generous annual leave entitlement, access to a free on-site gym, free parking and a salary sacrifice Childcare Voucher scheme.West Kent and Ashford College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our users and expects all staff to share this commitment, in order for all to achieve their full potential. Successful applicants will be required to undertake satisfactory pre-employment checks including a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check and provide proof of their right to work in the UK. Where applicable a prohibition check will be carried out.Apply todayTo apply for this job, please complete an application form found on the College website. You are required to complete an application form as we do not accept CVs. Please return completed application forms to the HR email address on the website. The closing date for receipt of all completed application forms is 27th January 2017When applying for this role, please reference this Job Board as your application source when asked.Due to the volume of applications we receive it is impossible to inform all applicants if they have been short listed: therefore if you have not heard from us within 14 days of the closing date you can assume that you have not been successful. West Kent College is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.Finance Support to Obtain a Teaching QualificationWest Kent and Ashford College recognise talent and wants to encourage applicants from a diverse range of backgrounds. If you have been working in industry, you may have just the skills, experience and expertise we are looking for to teach the next generation. As such, we want to help you develop your teaching career and will support you in doing so.We want to ensure the best quality of teaching for our students and we expect all unqualified Lecturers and Assessor to complete a Diploma in Education and Teaching (DET) (or equivalent) and we ask that new staff enrol on the first available course. As well as offering excellent training facilities, the College will support you with a reduced teaching commitment in your first year, generous annual leave entitlement, access to the Teachers’ Pension Scheme. On top of this, the College offers financial support when you complete Initial Teacher Training course via West Kent and Ashford College. You will receive £600 at the end of your first year of employment at the College as a fully qualified teacher and £750 at the end of the second year of employment.
This College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service(DBS) check and to provide proof of your right to work in the UK.
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West Kent and Ashford College
Brook StreetTonbridgeKentTN9 2PW
Phase: Colleges (FE/HE)
No. of Pupils: 20000
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