Work Based Learning Co-ordinator and Assessor – Horticulture Post Ref: WBL28

Post Title: Work Based Learning Co-ordinator and Assessor – Horticulture

Post Reference: WBL28

Hours: 37 hours per week – Monday to Friday with flexibility to meet business needs.

Salary: £16,080 – £20,999 per annum which is Point 11-20 on the Learning Support Scale dependent on skills and experience.

Job Purpose: To carry out the recruitment of learners, supporting their progression and assessing them in the workplace and at college.

Vision: We are looking to recruit a key member of our work based learning team who can actively engage with local employers, build a good rapport with them, and “sell” the benefits to their business of employing potential horticulture apprentices. Working alongside a team of colleagues, you will be a key contact for both students and employers. A good communicator, you will have experience of work based learning in a variety of areas and a desire to help a wide range of people develop their skills and progress in employment.  You will work with the Cross College Lead and other team members in individual areas of the campus to develop popular areas of the college further, with a commitment to uphold high standards of assessment and learning.

Status: Permanent

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact John Firth on 01305 215052 during normal working hours.


WBL28 – Work Based Learning Co-ordinator Assessor-Horticulture

Closing Date for Applications:  Tuesday 24th April at 9:00am

Proposed Interview Date:  Wednesday 9th May 2018

To Apply:

Please return the completed Application Form by email to or by post to: HR Department, Kingston Maurward College, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 8PY.

Applicants for this position must complete a college employment application form. CVs will not be accepted.

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For further details on application forms or the recruitment process, please go to our website Alternatively, please contact the HR department by emailing

You will be asked to provide evidence of all the qualifications listed on your application form at interview.

Kingston Maurward College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

The College welcomes applications from people with a disability and will offer interviews to all those who are able to reasonably fulfil the criteria outlined in this Job Description. If applicants with a disability shortlisted for interview require any assistance in attending please contact the College’s Human Resources Manager in order that alternative arrangements are made.

Kingston Maurward College reserves the right to close this position before the published closing date, should the need occur. We therefore advise that you complete and submit your application as soon as possible.

Following receipt of completed application forms, if you have not heard from the College within 2 weeks of the closing date regrettably you will not have been short listed on this occasion. All short listed applicants will be contacted within 2 weeks of the closing date or no later than 3 days prior to the interview date (where an interview date is specified).

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