Floristry Apprenticeship Trainer/Assessor
Part time Opportunity (0.2fte), Fixed Term for 12 Months
We have an opportunity for a talented, highly motivated and dedicated individual to join BCA on a fixed basis (minimum 7.4 hours per week (0.2fte), but may vary depending on learner numbers) to join our Apprenticeships Department. The successful candidate will support our Floristry Apprenticeship learners, have the ability and drive to inspire diverse groups of young people to achieve their full potential.
Responsibilities will include planning, teaching and assessing students. We welcome applications from candidates with an assessor qualification and/or an appropriate Level 2 qualification in floristry. We also welcome applications from those who do not currently hold these qualifications, but have relevant industry experience and a desire to obtain these qualifications in the near future.
You will be highly organised with effective communication and interpersonal skills. With a background in floristry, you will be flexible and engaging in your approach to ensure all learner needs are met, and an excellent standard of learner achievement. You will also ideally have experience of working with and acting as a mentor to apprentices or trainees.
BCA is a popular and expanding FE college with a strong land-based heritage. We have an excellent record of academic and pastoral achievement and pride ourselves in creating a caring and respectful ethos where every student is important. If you have excellent organisational skills, can prioritise your workload and are an active listener who encourages development and champions achievement, you will thrive in this rewarding, learner-focused role.
To apply for this exciting role, please read the attached job description and complete the application form which can be downloaded from FE jobs or found under ‘How to Apply’ on the ‘Work For Us’ page of our website. Completed applications forms can be uploaded directly by selecting ‘Apply Now’ or emailed to the HR Department. For any queries, please contact the HR team who will be happy to help you. We look forward to hearing from you!
Closing date: Midnight on Sunday 10th October 2021
Interview Date: TBC
Reasons to join us
Generous pension scheme
A wide range of learning & career opportunities
Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
Tax free childcare, cycle to work and local business employee corporate discount schemes
Free onsite parking
Various health & wellbeing benefits (including free use of the College Gym)
Commitment to Safeguarding
BCA is committed to equal opportunities for all whilst safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students; all posts are subject to enhanced DBS checks.
BCA (Berkshire College of Agriculture) 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.