Job Title: Trainer/Assessor Plus - Arboriculture Apprenticeships
Job Location: Derby College, Broomfield Hall, DE7
Reference number: E5065
Salary: £31,335 per annum
Hours: 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year. Monday – Friday
The vision of Derby College Group (DCG) is to create world-class, accessible education opportunities that enrich lives and make bright futures a reality for all. DCG is committed to providing educational excellence, championing social mobility and driving economic prosperity. We deliver high-quality academic, vocational and technical education that empowers people to achieve their ambitions while providing employers across the Midlands and beyond with the talented workforce of tomorrow.
Based at Broomfield Hall with access to over 200 acres of grounds, you will perform the role of Learning Coach for apprenticeship delivery in Plant Sciences, undertaking assessments and delivering national framework and standards at Level 2 and Level 3 within a variety of settings, both onsite at Broomfield Hall and with local employers.
The successful candidate will have proven experience of providing outstanding support for learners and will be flexible, self-motivated and dedicated to student achievement and quality. Up to date knowledge and experience of horticulture including health and safety, and practical industry skills is mandatory. Training and/or assessing experience in Horticulture OR Arboriculture curriculum is desirable along with your Assessor award (or equivalent), if you do not have this already, we will support and fund this for you.
Benefits of working as an Assessor at Derby College:
- Funded training and development
- Membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme
- 34 days holiday (inclusive of 8 bank holidays and 6 closure days where these occur)
- Totum discount card (student discount card equivalent)
- Discounted train travel
- Discounted Onsite Little Explorers Nursey
- Eye Care
- Cycle to Work Scheme
- Employee Assistance Programme
If this role sounds interesting, the full job description and application link can be found below.
If you have any questions and/or would like an informal chat, please get in touch.
DCG is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (ROA) 1974 and all successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Please be advised that it is an offence to apply for this position if you are barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children.
Derby 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.
We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.