Skills Practitioner – Carpentry
College location: East Surrey College (Redhill)
Salary: Competitive (Subject to qualifications, skills and experience)
Hours: Full time (37 hours/week)
We are currently seeking to appoint an inspirational and enthusiastic Skills Practitioner to join our busy and professional Construction department.
Working closely with the Director of Learning, Programme Manager and the rest of the Construction team, you will have the opportunity to support students in their learning of practical skills by supporting them in either the workshop or with their classroom activities. Utilising your Carpentry background, you will produce learning materials and teaching aids and assist in the preparation of learning areas for practical work.
You will assist the course leader in the supervision of students, student assessments, and ensure that student records are appropriately maintained as well as deliver teaching as required. You will also maintain a stock of consumables in accordance with departmental needs, maintain a record of resources and equipment and transport equipment and materials when necessary.
The successful candidate must have:
•A Carpentry based qualification (ideally at Level 2 or above)
•A positive, self-motivated attitude and the ability to work well within a team
•Experience working with young people
•A Teaching Qualification is desirable (but not essential)
If this sounds like you and you will enjoy working in a forward thinking, friendly, fast paced, changing environment with state of the art facilities, we would love to hear from you. In return, we offer a competitive salary, as well as staff benefits such a choice of two excellent pension schemes, life assurance, free onsite parking and access to our fully equipped gym along with discounted in house Spa and Salon treatments.
Closing Date: Sunday 17th November 2019*
(*Applications will however be shortlisted on a rolling basis and we reserve the right to interview and appoint before this closing date. We therefore encourage you to apply at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment)
For full further information on this vacancy and to apply (or to see all other roles we are recruiting for at East Surrey College), please visit our careers website or contact the Human Resources department.
Orbital South Colleges Group are committed to Equal Opportunities, encouraging applications from all sectors of the community to reflect our diverse student population. We are also committed to PREVENT and Safeguarding the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Both College Campus’ are smoke-free zones.
As part of our pre-employment checks, successful candidates will be required to complete an enhanced DBS, references will be taken and evidence of all qualifications and awards will also be required before commencement of employment. Failure to do so may lead to offers being withdrawn.
East Surrey College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.