England, Cumbria, Carlisle
£21000 - £22000 per annum
06 Jan 2017
30 Jan 2017
Adecco Workington
Contract Type
Full Time
Business support services - Trainer/Assessor

Main purpose of the job:

To carry out training & assessment, of Business administration, Customer services & delivery of Functional Skills support

Main duties and responsibilities:

1.Ideally, applicants should hold a minimum of a Level 3 NVQ in Administration, to deliver technical certificates & assess NVQ's in the work place. Previous teaching experience is not essential as training will be provided, however candidates must be prepared to work towards attaining a teaching qualification.
2.Functional skills support is a requirement of the position, so Numeracy & literacy at level 2 is required
3.To train/assess up to and including level 3.
4.To carry out research and product development for new qualifications in line with customer demand.
5.To supervise or assist with supervision of students.
6.To contribute to the development, planning and implementation of a high quality curriculum.
7.To assist in the development of learning materials, preparing schemes of work and maintaining records to monitor student progress, achievement and attendance.
8.To participate in the development, administration and marking of exams and other assessments.
9.To provide pastoral care and support to students.
10.To participate in the administration of the department's programmes of study and other activities as requested.
11.To contribute to departmental working groups or committees as requested.
12.To maintain own continuing professional development.
13.To actively follow and promote GEN II policies, including Equal Opportunities.
14.To maintain an awareness and observation of fire and health and safety regulations.

The person appointed is likely to have the skills and experience listed below.


Essential: A strong knowledge of the subject area combined with a broad subject background enabling contributions to teaching programmes


Essential: Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.
Proven record of ability to manage time and work to strict deadlines.

Desirable: Evidence of ability to teach technical certificates and to supervise students


Essential: Level 2 in Maths & English
Desirable: Diploma in Management or Administration
Membership of a relevant professional organisation

4.Previous Experience

Essential: N/A
Desirable: delivery of numeracy & literacy
Assessment of student work.
Curriculum design.
Pastoral care of students.

5.Personal Qualities

Essential:Commitment to academic research
Commitment to high quality teaching and fostering a positive learning environment for students
Commitment to continuous professional development
Commitment to my Clients equal opportunity and the ability to work harmoniously with colleagues and students of all cultures and backgrounds.

Adecco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.