Post title: Engineering Assessor
Hours: 37 hours
Salary: £27,707.28 - £36,172.26 per annum
Based at our Stephenson Campus
The SMB Group is a highly successful FE college, formed through the merger of Stephenson College and Brooksby Melton College. We are an innovative and highly responsive centre for education and training with campuses in Coalville, Melton Mowbray and Brooksby.
We are looking for a multiskilled trainer assessor with the ability to assess across the full range of the department's provision. On occasions there may be a requirement to deliver knowledge to students or apprentices in a workplace location. You may currently be working in an industry setting looking for your first job in teaching. You will have a passion for innovation, bringing new ideas and embedding new technologies into the learning environment.
Working as part of the Engineering team you will need a good understanding of apprenticeship standards as you will be responsible for the coordination of apprenticeship programmes. You will support the development of and the assessing of apprentices, monitoring progress and supporting employers through the process. You will possess an excellent knowledge and understanding of engineering (areas such as Electrical, mechanical, welding, design or new emerging technologies) and have industrial experience. You will need to be able to plan effectively, be agile to identify obstacles limiting achievement of apprentices with a capability of using a range of effective and appropriate teaching, learning and assessment techniques and effective communication to resolve.
As well as your relevant experience and current knowledge, you will also be willing to obtain a V1 or equivalent verifier qualification and relevant teaching qualification (DTLLS, PGCE or equivalent) if you do not already possess one.
We offer a wide range of benefits including:
• Career Average Pension Scheme (Teacher’s Pension)
• 40 days annual leave plus 8 bank holidays
• Onsite free parking at all campuses
• Professional development to achieving a professional teaching qualification
• Onsite gym at Coalville and Brooksby
Our full range of employee benefits can be viewed on our website.
To apply for this position, please complete our online application form. Further details are available online from the College website.
We value the commitments you may have outside of work and aim to support the professional and personal wellbeing of everyone at SMB Group. Our benefits include generous annual leave, a contributory pension and an employee assistance programme. We also offer flexible working such as part time hours, job share and sessional contracts as well as a variety of professional development opportunities.
Closing Date: 20th November 2022
We strive to be an equal opportunities employer and actively welcome applications from all sections of the community.
As a Disability Confident Employer we are committed to a positive approach to employing and retaining disabled people. Disabled applicants will be guaranteed an interview where they demonstrate that they meet the essential selection criteria.
The organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all learners and expects all staff to share this commitment. Please note, all applicants will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.