Sport - Coaching & Workplace Co-ordinator

Favourite North East Scotland College
Ref no: NES00087
Closes: Tuesday, 26th September 2017
Published: Tuesday, 12th September 2017
Location: North East Scotland College, Aberdeen City Campus, Gallowgate
Salary: £24,803.34 - £28,604.88 per year Pro Rata
Hours: 21.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Fixed Term
Position Type: Term Time Part Time
Organisation: North East Scotland College
Category: Further / Higher Education
Sub-category: Academic Management

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We are seeking an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual to plan and co-ordinate work placements for students in our Sports team. This post will also include evening work as many of the observations for placements take place then.

You should be qualified to SCQF level 8 (or equivalent) in a relevant subject area, together with experience of working in a Sport environment. An understanding of assessment criteria in relation to practical activities is essential and an assessor qualification would be an advantage.

The successful candidate will be a skilled communicator, have excellent organisational and interpersonal skills with the ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with customers and clients of the College.

Person Specification

criteria marked * are desirable, all others are essential)


1. Educated to SCQF level 8 (or equivalent) in the relevant subject area
2. *Assessor training qualifications
3. Evidence of continuous professional development


1. Up to date vocational experience in the relevant area


1. Up to date industry knowledge in the relevant area.
2. Knowledge of the type of programmes available in further education
3. Knowledge of a range of assessment methods


1. Oral and written communication skills
2. Numeracy skills
3. Able to work on own initiative and without supervision
4. The ability to prioritise tasks and meet deadlines
5. Team working skills
6. IT literacy


1. Self-motivated
2. Able to develop and maintain effective relationships with students
3. Committed to people development
4. Committed to customer service and quality improvement
5. Ability to relate to people
6. Able to develop positive working relationships


1. Commitment to College values and equal opportunities
2. Able to travel to other locations as required
3. Ability to work flexibly to meet the demands of the post
4. A willingness to study for relevant teaching and assessing qualifications

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