Weston College

Vocational Assessor - HMP Guys Marsh

Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset
23k - 27k
18 Oct 2018
29 Oct 2018
Job Level
Assessor / Trainer
Contract Type
Full Time
Organisational Type
GFE College

Job title Vocational Assessor - HMP Guys Marsh

Job reference WREQ1655

Date posted 16/10/2018

Application closing date 29/10/2018

Location HMP Guys Marsh

Salary 23K - 27K

Package Generous holiday allowance, a defined benefits scheme, and training opportunities available. Job category/type Academic

Job description

Are you looking for a career where you can change lives? Are you an aspiring or qualified teacher or assessor looking for a new challenge? Weston College is the regional provider for OLASS 4 prison education delivery across the South West of England and is now seeking to recruit a number of outstanding and highly motivated Vocational Assessors to join the Offender Learning team at HMP Guys Marsh.
The successful applicants will have experience in a variety of Vocational Areas, such as the below:


  • Performing Manufacturing Operations (PMO)
  • Warehousing & Distribution
  • Catering
  • Customer Service
  • And other fields  

You will either be a qualified teacher or willing to work towards their teaching qualification. They will be enthusiastic and able to motivate a wide range of learners towards successful careers in industry. An ability to work in partnership with others and excellent interpersonal skills are also required. This is an exciting time to join Weston College. The College is Ofsted 'Outstanding', its Higher Education provision is graded 'Gold' by TEF, and Weston College has recently won the Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education, one of only two Further Education colleges in the country to be awarded this prestigious honour. Furthermore, the   

College is an Investors in People 'Champion' and has been awarded 'Gold' by Investors in People, which demonstrates our commitment to invest in our staff to improve performance. For full details, to view the Job Description and person specification, please follow this link Weston 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. The successful candidate will be required to complete an enhanced DBS and obtain the appropriate prison clearance before starting the role.