Instructor/Technician in Carpentry and Joinery - Kidderminster

Posted 22 May 2020


Kidderminster (Education / Training / Instruction)

Job Type:permanentDuration:
Category:Education / Training / InstructionRecruiter Reference:482501
URL for Applications:Apply HereSalary:£20,794 - £22,779

Are you passionate about the construction industry, specifically in the Carpentry/Joinery trade and have the desire and energy to develop the future workforce of Carpenters?

Do you want to swap site work for an instructor/technician role or are you already an experienced professional who is looking for a new challenge?

To meet the ambition of delivering an outstanding educational experience in our Carpentry provision, we are seeking a person who has the passion and energy about the Carpentry trade to develop the next generation of enthusiastic qualified Carpenters and Joiners. Our College has the ambition to expand the range of courses and services to meet the needs of the local community and support the growing economy, this is an excellent opportunity to join the team and be a part of this development.

We strive for excellence therefore we are looking for applicants who will work to develop and embrace exciting and innovative modes of delivery. We welcome experienced industry applications who are willing to undertake an appropriate instructor qualification, newly qualified teachers wishing to gain experience in an educational establishment, as well as from experienced and qualified instructor/technicians already delivering an outstanding experience in an educational setting.

As an Instructor, you will spend a maximum of 20 hours per week instructing learners within the workshop on improving their skills and preparing them for their practical assessments within the carpentry environment to City Guilds standards. You will be helping learners to understand both the practical and theoretical elements of their course, therefore applicants will need to demonstrate good working knowledge of the Carpentry industry to deliver inspirational sessions to learners. We have provision for a range of courses, up to and including Level 3, across our full time and apprenticeships courses. Our learners are of mixed ability and age, which will keep the role challenging and interesting yet thoroughly rewarding.

As a technician, you will spend at least 17 hours per week developing and maintaining the layout of the workshops, maintaining tools for use by staff and students, preparing materials and working space for learners assessments and ensuring all activities are undertaken within current college and H & S guidelines. You will be part of the Construction team and will need to develop working relationships with all staff within the college. PPE will be supplied and is required to be worn at all times.

Kidderminster College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff to share this commitment.

Kidderminster values are not just about what we do, but also about how we do things. Our values underpin the culture and beliefs of our organisation, we expect all our staff to demonstrate behaviours in line with our three core values. 1. Valuing Our People, 2. Ownership and 3. Being Open and Honest.

As part of the NCG Group, Kidderminster College offers an excellent benefits package, including generous holiday entitlement, access to the Teachers pension scheme (for teaching posts) or Local Government pension scheme (non-teaching posts), company sick pay, cycle to work scheme, and much more.

To view Job Description, Person Specification and NCG Values Pack please click the document attachment above.<

No agency applications will be accepted.

To apply please follow the link to the NCG Careers page. Please note this vacancy closes at 23:59 on the 31/5/2020

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