We are looking for a range of Assessors to join our very successful Apprenticeship and Work Based Learning Team at the St Albans Campus in Hertfordshire.
If you are you interested in supporting young learners during their apprenticeships through to their journey into employment, then Oaklands College has the role for you!
We want to hear from qualified assessors with specialisms in Town Planning, Electrical Installation and Bricklaying. All roles are permanent: The Town Planning (3 days per week), Bricklaying (3 days per week) and Electrical Installation (5 days per week).
We pay competitively, and are willing to negotiate salary in return for your expertise and passion. We also offer a market supplement on top of salary.
Working alongside employers, this role will be involved in training, assessing, and guiding NVQ Level 3 and 4 students Apprentices through their chosen courses.
Applicants already holding a D33, D34, V1, A1 or TAQA Level 3/4 would be most desirable however Oaklands will support training for these qualifications if vocational expertise can be proven.
Much of the role will involve working independently and managing your own daily routine with little or no supervision, so a can do attitude is really important. Please note, due to the nature of the role, it will be necessary to travel between various sites and employers in the Hertfordshire region; you must be able to provide your own transport (standard mileage rates will be paid).
If you are passionate about helping young students make the most of their lives, then make the most of this promising opportunity and get in touch!
WHY CHOOSE US:
Oaklands College is a progressive, student-centred College supporting the vibrant community at through a broad, relevant and innovative portfolio of education and training.
Oaklands is a Further Education College based in St Albans and Welwyn Garden City – both campuses are well connected to public transport and motorways. A new campus in Borehamwood will soon be opening in September.
St Albans Campus is home to award winning facilities set within acres of wide open countryside. Discovery Centre and Sports Zone secured recognition from the Royal Institute of British Architects, a body that aims to recognise buildings that set the standard for great architecture in the UK.
At Welwyn Garden City, our Learning Resource Centre provides students with a modern, spacious environment, ideal for research and studying. We have a new STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) Centre housing the very latest cyber technology and bespoke science laboratories giving our students the best possible start for a career in the STEM sector.
Culturally, we have regular feedback sessions for employees called Staff Voice that are held with the Principal and key Senior Managers and offers the opportunity for employees to discuss day to day issues around the college and provides them with insights into future plans for the college.
We hold an Investors in People Award and pride ourselves on our strong ethos of inclusion and diversity. Our college community offers opportunities to become a meaningful part of the wider community through enrichment and extra-curricular activities.
WHAT WE OFFER:
• Competitive Salary
• Generous holiday allowance.
• Automatic entry into the Local Government Pension Scheme.
• Free onsite parking.
• Subsidised onsite restaurant.
• A cycle scheme and discounted gym membership.
THE RIGHT CANDIDATE WILL HAVE:
• High standards of communication and interpersonal skills.
• The ability to work as a team.
• The ability to work towards deadlines.
• Highly motivated and enthusiastic.
• Excellent attendance and punctuality.
Oaklands 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.