Wood Trade Assessor/Trainer
Bournemouth & Poole College has an exciting opportunity for a Wood Trade Assessor/Trainer to join their team across both Bournemouth & Poole. This is a full time role offering a competitive salary of £21,829 - £24,035 + £4,000 Market Supplement DOE. Bournemouth & Poole College are the largest provider of further education and apprentices within the area. We have around 11,000 students that are from across the UK and the world. Our passion is to ensure students are qualified, find jobs and can progress in their career. We are proud to say our apprenticeships training ranks in the top 30% of colleges and we work with over 2,000 business. The Wood Trade Assessor/Trainer Role: You will be responsible to an Apprenticeship Manager (Operational) as such you will need to have extensive vocational experience, preferentially in a supervisory role. You will manage, review, assess and train a caseload of learners who are based in the workplace and are currently undertaking any type of work based learning. You will also re required to ensure that the achievement rates of learners are at or above the level set by the College. As our Wood Trade Assessor/Trainer you will: - Assess learners’ progress and maintain records of assessments of learning carried out. - Support employers in the correct choice of apprenticeship standard and develop a L&D plan for their apprentices - Create a training plan for employers using qualifications and standards - Carry out initial assessment of apprentices and design a learning and development package to meet their needs. - Maintain accurate records of learner assessments and achievements. - Accredit successful completion of learner tasks - Ensure high quality programmes in line with awarding body regulations including partaking in internal verification processes. - Deliver workshops, one to one instruction and/or training sessions - Maintain efficient record keeping and tracking systems - Conduct assessment, evaluation and progress reviews - Provide information, advice and guidance throughout the qualification to promote progression - Supporting with work placements and Apprenticeship programmes The ideal Wood Trade Assessor/Trainer will need: - Evidence of up to date knowledge and practice in vocational area. - Working knowledge and extensive vocational experience of wood and construction industries - Responsive to legislative changes in the wood/construction sector. - Excellent communication skills & organisational skills - Ability to co-ordinate visits/workload effectively - Excellent IT skills - Excellent administration skills - Have a relevant qualification within the Wood Trades sector, NVQ 3 in Carpentry and Joinery - Willingness to take part in open evenings, career events and other promotional activities. - Willingness to travel - Current driving license and access to a vehicle. - Requirement to work flexibly – which may include evening and weekend work. Closing date: 11 May 2019 If you feel you are the right candidate for this Wood Trade Assessor/Trainer role then please click ‘ apply’ now! We’d love to hear from you! The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake appropriate safeguarding checks which includes an enhanced DBS check as well as providing proof of right to work in the UK.