Job Vacancies

Petroc is one of the leading education providers in the South West, delivering a wide-ranging further and higher education curriculum throughout Devon and beyond.

We are one of the largest employers in the area, with approximately 800 members of staff supporting an annual cohort of over 10,000 learners, ranging in age from 14 to 80+ years! This figure includes apprentices and A Level, vocational and degree students studying both on site and in the workplace, and also the learners benefitting from our distance learning programmes. We pride ourselves on our forward-thinking, passionate and highly-skilled staff who make Petroc a vibrant, inspirational and exciting place to work and study.

We are committed to being an equal opportunities employer, always selecting staff on the basis of ability and the requirements of the post, detailed in the Person Specification. 

Petroc is central to the economic, social and cultural needs of our surrounding communities and we work closely with local employers to shape our curriculum to ensure we are meeting local training demands. Over the past five years we have secured over £20 million of investment to transform large parts of our campuses to create bespoke, innovative and inspiring learning and working environments for our students, staff and visitors.

Information for Applicants

To apply for any of the positions advertised below, please follow the links below:

Application Form

The application form should be completed in full. Please demonstrate on your application form how you meet the requirements listed on the Person Specification. Curriculum vitaes are not accepted.  Please note - the Petroc Application Form is standard for all of our vacancies.

We collect equality information solely for monitoring purposes to ensure that our policies and procedures are effective so that we have a workforce that reflects all sections of society and we welcome applications from people with disabilities. The information you enter on this form will not be used in assessing or scoring your application or at interview stage. 

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Please click here if you require any further assistance and guidance on your application.

After you have completed your application, please return all forms to staffrecruitment@petroc.ac.uk.

Our Current Vacancies

GOVERNORS

We are seeking committed individuals who share our vision for high standards in further and higher education to join our Governing Body.  We especially wish to recruit individuals who have a professional background in finance or legal, experience of post 16 years education, and of course value the work that we do for young people and adults.

The College Governor role is voluntary.  If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact Human Resources for an information pack on hrteam@petroc.ac.uk or 01271 338210.

More information can be found at www.petroc.ac.uk/college-information/governors or for an informal discussion please contact Jane Barton on 01271 852451. 

LEARNING SUPPORT ASSISTANT – TIVERTON

Part time, hourly paid

Job Location: Mid Devon Campus (Tiverton)
Salary:

£7.83 per hour plus £1.25 per hour holiday pay

Hours:

Hours will be up to 30 per week over 36 weeks

Additional Information:

To apply please complete and submit an application form.

For further information on this vacancy please contact the HR office.

Closing Date:

24th August 2018

FINANCE APPRENTICE

Full time and fixed term

Job Location: North Devon Campus (Barnstaple)
Salary:

Apprenticeship rates £7,969 - £15,105 depending on age

Hours:

37 hours per week x 52 week per year

Closing date: 29th August 2018

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LECTURER 2 IN COMPUTING - FULL TIME

Full time, permanent

Job Location: Mid Devon Campus (Tiverton)
Salary:

 £25,756 - £33,890 per annum

Hours:

37 hours per week

Closing Date:

29th August 2018

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ASSESSOR TRAINER (0.4) / LECTURER (0.2) IN PLUMBING

Part time and permanent

Job Location: Mid Devon Campus (Tiverton)
Salary:

£9,464 - £11,226.40 per annum (£23,660 - £28,066 FTE) – Assessor Trainer

£5,151.20 - £6,778 per annum (£25,756 - £33,890 FTE) - Lecturer

Hours:

Both positions are for 52 weeks per year

14.8 hours per week (0.4) - Assessor Trainer

7.4 hours (0.2) - Lecturer

Closing date: 29th August 2018

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PAYROLL / FINANCE ASSISTANT (0.8)

Part time and permanent

Job Location: North Devon Campus (Barnstaple)
Salary:

£13,510 - £14,141 per annum

(£16,888 - £18,017 FTE)

Hours:

29.6 hours per week x 52 week per year

Closing date: 29th August 2018

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ASSESSOR TRAINER - CATERING (0.8)

Part time and permanent

Job Location: Mid Devon Campus (Tiverton)
Salary:

£18,928 - £22,452 (£23,660 - £28,066 FTE) 

Hours:

29.6 hours per week x 52 weeks per year

Closing date: 24th August 2018

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APPRENTICESHIP ADMINISTRATOR

Full time and permanent

Job Location: North Devon Campus (Barnstaple)
Salary:

£16,888 - £18,017

Hours:

37 hours per week x 52 week per year

Closing date: 21st August 2018

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ASSESSOR TRAINER (0.3) / LECTURER (0.5) IN TROWEL OCCUPATIONS

Part time and permanent

Job Location: Mid Devon Campus (Tiverton)
Salary:

£7,098 - £8,419.80 per annum (£23,660 - £28,066 FTE) – Assessor Trainer

£12,878 - £16,945 per annum (£25,756 - £33,890 FTE) - Lecturer

Hours:

Both positions are for 52 weeks per year

11.1 hours per week (0.3) - Assessor Trainer

18.5 hours (0.5) - Lecturer

Closing date: 27th August 2018

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TECHNICIAN IN CARPENTRY - 0.6 CONTRACT

Part time, permanent

Job Location: North Devon Campus (Barnstaple)
Salary:

£10,132 - £10,810 per annum (£16,888 - £18,017 FTE)

Hours:

22.2 hours per week

Closing Date:

27th August 2018

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LECTURER 2 IN ENGINEERING - 0.6 CONTRACT

Part time, permanent

Job Location: North Devon Campus (Barnstaple)
Salary:

 £15,453 - £20,334 per annum (£25,756 - £33,890 FTE)

Hours:

22.2 hours per week

Closing Date:

27th August 2018

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LECTURER 2 IN ENGINEERING - FULL TIME

Full time, permanent

Job Location: North Devon Campus (Barnstaple)
Salary:

 £25,756 - £33,890 per annum

Hours:

37 hours per week

Closing Date:

27th August 2018

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EARLY MORNING CLEANERS

Job Location:

North Devon Campus (Barnstaple)

Mid Devon Campus (Tiverton)

Salary:

Salary: £4,087 per annum (£15,105 FTE)

£9.08 per hour including holiday pay

Hours: 

Hours: 12.5 hours per week x 36 weeks to be worked over a 52 week period

6.15am – 8.45am Monday-Friday

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STUDENT AMBASSADORS

Part- time on a casual basis, fixed term until 31st December 2018

Notes

Positions available for students who are currently studying on a Higher Education course or Access course and will be moving onto a Degree level course in September. To work with students in schools and at events. Hours are variable and location will depend on school and event. DBS check will be required.

Salary: £8.80 per hour

For further details please contact christine.ridgeon@petroc.ac.uk

Download an application form

If you have any questions please email staffrecruitment@petroc.ac.uk

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