Kirklees College

Plastering Technician

Kirklees, West Yorkshire
£9,527.00 - £9,677.00 (pro rata p/a)
13 Sep 2022
27 Sep 2022
Job Level
Contract Type
Part Time

Location: Brunel Construction Centre, Huddersfield

Salary: £9,527.00 -£9,677.00 (pro rata p/a) (FTE £19,054.00 - £19,354.00) based on qualifications and experience

Closing Date: Tuesday 27 September 2022  12.00pm (midday)

Hours: 18.5 hours per week, 52 weeks per year

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!

Kirklees College is one of the biggest colleges in the country and we offer a vast range of courses and study options for applicants to choose from. Based in the heart of Yorkshire we have multiple learning centres across Kirklees, serving the local population, communities and businesses.

The purpose of this rewarding role is to make a significant contribution to the effective delivery of the curriculum, in line with the College’s Quality Improvement Strategy and to ensure a high quality and relevant learning experience for all students on the courses.

The main responsibilities of the role will be to provide technical support for the Plastering Department, though work within others sections of the construction department may be required.

To ensure the smooth running of the Wet Trades Department, through carrying out tasks associated with maintaining a safe environment, the taking down of student work and preparing materials for lesson delivery. You will also be required to monitor stock levels and order materials and equipment when necessary.

The qualifications deemed essential for the post are:

Minimum of Level 2 qualification in literacy and numeracy (e.g. GCSE English and Maths at grade A*-C or 4-9) or a willingness to work towards within an agreed timescale.

A relevant up to date qualification in subject area (bricklaying or plastering) at Level 2 or above or a willingness to work towards within an agreed timescale.

A fork lift truck licence or a willingness to work towards within an agreed timescale

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. The ability to converse at ease with members of the public and provide advice in accurate spoken English is also essential for the post. 

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

Kirklees 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. As a College we are committed to Equality, Diversity and Inclusion and welcome applications from all sections of the community.