Programme Tutor – Pharmacy & Science

Eastern Colleges Group
Bury St Edmunds [Suffolk]
£24,636 - £29,181 Per Year
13 Jan 2023 16:23
30 Jan 2023 23:59
Further Education
Job Level
Assessor / Trainer
Apprenticeships, Sciences
Contract Type
Full Time
Organisational Type
General Further Education College

Programme Tutor – Pharmacy & Science

Programme Tutor – Pharmacy & Science 

West Suffolk College, Bury St Edmunds  

37 hours per week, Full Time, Permanent  

Salary: £24,636 per annum - £29,181 per annum (Dependent on experience) 

West Suffolk College is one of the country’s leading further education and apprenticeship providers. Our apprenticeship results have consistently remained above the national average. We offer many degrees, HNCs and HNDs at our focused and inclusive University Studies Centre. We have around 13,000 students including nearly 2,000 apprentices studying with us.

We are seeking an individual to join us as a Programme Tutor for our new cohort of students enrolled in our latest Pharmacy and Science apprenticeships courses. Your role will be to help coach and mentor, whilst visiting students in the workplace and liaise with employers. You will ensure the students are on track to complete end point assessments and provide support throughout.

The successful candidate should have extensive experience of working in the Science or Pharmacy and be registered with either GPhc or the Science Council. You will have a genuine passion for the subject and be able to convey this with employers and students. Previous experience with apprenticeships or education sector would be advantage, however we do encourage applications from those who have not worked in education before. 

As a College, our Character Strengths and Mission Statement underpin our expectations of all our students and employees.  Please familiarise yourself with these and incorporate them into your personal statement; this will be of benefit if you are invited to attend for an interview. 

This is an opportunity to join a hugely supportive organisation where we value, support and facilitate your professional development, as well as offering many other benefits including an attractive pension scheme, staff wellbeing initiatives and employee assistance. 

This College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

For further information please contact our recruitment team at: [email protected]

Completed application forms should be emailed to [email protected] – if you have not heard from a member of the HR Team within 14 working days, please presume your application has not been successful on this occasion.  

Closing Date: 8:00am on Monday 30th January 2023

Interviews:  To be held shortly thereafter

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, gender, gender reassignment, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age in accordance with the requirements of the Equality Act 2010. 

The College is committed to safeguarding children and safer recruitment practices and will undertake all the required pre-employment checks on the successful candidate including an enhanced DBS Disclosure. 

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