Trainer Assessor – Outdoor Activity, Lancashire

Closing date:Expiring soon

Nelson and Colne CollegeLancashire

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Up to £24,479.44 depending on experience
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Trainer Assessor – Outdoor Activity 

Salary: Up to £24,479.44 depending on experience

Closing Date: Tuesday 10th December 2019

Interview Date: TBC

Nelson and Colne College has a long standing and excellent reputation as an outstanding Further Education College. We are looking for an Outdoor Activity Trainer Assessor to join our talented and learner focused Business Unit team working full time on a fixed term basis until June 2020

Working with learners placed in schools across Lancashire, the successful candidates will be committed to work-based learning provision, with an appreciation of the fact that the role of a Trainer Assessor can make a massive difference to the life choices our learners will have in the future. Supporting a caseload of learners through their qualifications, the successful candidate will have a “hands-on” approach; coaching and demonstrating best practice for the delivery of the Forest School qualification in line with the new Standards.

Main duties include:

• Deliver all elements of relevant Business Unit programmes including: training, mentoring, learner reviews, timely feedback and assessment

• Deal with student recruitment, admission and induction procedures

• Be involved in student, College and company inductions

• Take a “hands-on” approach with students, coaching and demonstrating best practice in line with the new Standards

• Conduct initial assessment of student needs

• Maintain accurate student records

• Identify and facilitate the placement of students in order to ensure that both student and employer needs are met

• Plan and record students’ training plans

The ideal candidates will have:

• GCSE grade C or equivalent qualification in both Maths and English

• NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in a relevant subject 

• An assessing qualification

• Current commercial/industrial experience

• Experience of delivery and assessment of qualifications in a relevant subject area 

How to apply:

If you're interested in this post and would like to know more, then please visit our website and complete the online application process. 

Please note: All of our posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check due to working with vulnerable adults and children. Should you wish to discuss this further, please get in touch with the HR team.

We look forward to hearing from you.

More about Nelson and Colne College
Phase: Further Education
Age Range: 16+ years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Scotland Road, Nelson, Lancashire, BB9 7YT, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1282 440200
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Nelson and Colne College, located in the town of Nelson, Lancashire, offers further education to 1,600 full-time students and 3,500 part-time adults. The college was founded during the reorganisation of education in Pendle in the early 1970s and crea...