Learning Assessment Officer - Engineering Mechanical Manufacturing and/or Maintenance
37 hours per week
52 weeks per year
*Plus opportunity of scarce skills allowance (up to £31,710 depending on current salary, industrial skills and specialist skills)
Do you want to begin a truly rewarding career and make a real difference by training a new generation? Then this is the career for you!
We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, motivated and inspirational Learning & Assessment Officer, to work at our state of the art Technology centre.
Based in the heart of Yorkshire, Kirklees College is dedicated to providing students with the best education experience. We are a highly successful Further Education College, rated by Ofsted as “Good” with “Outstanding" Leadership and Management.
Along with a competitive salary, we offer a very generous holiday entitlement, flexible working arrangements and an excellent contributory pension scheme.
The purpose of this rewarding role is to provide training, assessment of competence, guidance and support to learners on the College’s Work Based Learning (WBL) programme.
You will be responsible for delivering off the job training and assessment of learners in workshop settings, along with formal classroom based teaching as required. You will also be required to develop agreed programmes, ensuring they meet the needs of learners, employers and in line with Awarding Body and Quality Assurance requirements.
The qualifications deemed essential for this post are Level 3 NVQ (or equivalent) in subject area, minimum of Level 2 qualification in literacy and numeracy (e.g. GCSE English and Maths at grade A*-C) and an NVQ Assessor qualification or willingness to achieve within 6 months of appointment. The ability to converse at ease with members of the public and provide advice in accurate spoken English is also essential for the post.
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.
Kirklees College is committed to Equality & Diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.