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Borders College advertises for staff in local and national newspapers, internally within the College as well as in local Job Centres and below, depending on the vacancy.

As a Disability Symbol user, we are committed to interview all applicants with a disability who meet the minimum criteria for a job vacancy and consider them on their abilities.

To contact the College HR Department, please email: hr@borderscollege.ac.uk 

Please note that we do not accept CVs; only applications completed on the Borders College application form will be considered.

You can download a copy of our application form by clicking here (Word document).

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Latest Vacancies

Location: Scottish Borders Campus, Galashiels

Salary £26,901.29 pro rata

Opportunity within the Business Development Unit at Borders College

Tutor/Assessor - Health and Social Care
(Fixed Term - 12 month contract)

We are looking to recruit a Tutor/Assessor to promote and deliver SVQs in the subject area below:

• Health and Social Care

Do you work in Health and Social Care and are you looking for a new challenge, if so why not contact Katharine to find out more (kmathison@borderscollege.ac.uk)
Flexible hours and working arrangements.

The successful applicant will provide training and support to candidates predominantly in Edinburgh as well as Lothian and Borders.

 

For further information please click here for a copy of the job description and person specification. Application forms can be downloaded above.

Closing date for all applications is Tuesday 2nd June 2020

Location: Scottish Borders Campus, Galashiels

Salary £29,376.32 per annum

Permanent, Full-time
35 hours per week

We are seeking an enthusiastic individual who will be responsible in applying an instructional design process to the support and delivery of online teaching resources, working with subject experts to develop online materials that meet learning objectives. To organise, support and maintain the College’s Virtual Learning Environment and to support and train staff in the use of other supported learning technologies along with assisting on project work related to digital learning.

You should be qualified to at least SCQF Level 7 in Computing or Interactive Media and be able to demonstrate the values and behaviours of our College.

 

For further information please click here for a copy of the job description and person specification. Application forms can be downloaded above.

Closing date for all applications is Thursday 4th June 2020

Location: Scottish Borders Campus, Galashiels

Salary £29,376 per annum, pro rata

0.8, 1 year fixed term contract
35 Hours per week

We are looking to recruit a dynamic, highly motivated, innovative and forward-thinking individual to both instruct and assess on our new Scottish Racing Academy programmes.

The Scottish Racing Academy aims to provide learner-centric training for anyone who would like to gain the skills required to be employed in one of many roles in racing, as well for anyone who already works in the horse racing industry and wishes to upskill their knowledge.
This instructor/assessor position will working with the Scottish Racing Academy students, enrolled on the Borders College Racing courses which are designed for learners who are still at school, full time learners based in the workplace and part-time opportunities for established members of stable staff. The courses that the successful candidate will be delivering are a new suite of SQA qualifications that have been developed for delivery via on an online platform with practical delivery and assessment in yards. Therefore, this role involves travelling to the workplace and teaching in a classroom environment.

The successful candidate will need to have significant experience with horses and a thorough understanding of racing.
All teacher training, safeguarding and assessor qualifications will be funded for the post holder if they do not currently hold these certificates.

Borders College is the largest provider of post-compulsory education in the Scottish Borders with a strong record of learner success. The College is engaged in a large number of partnerships in the Borders and plays a leading role in learning and skills development working with employers and Community Planning Partnership to drive forward social and economic development in the Borders.
The Scottish Racing Academy and Borders College are able to offer this position on a job share basis.
The position will be offered subject to a satisfactory Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) check.

The development of the Scottish Racing Academy is thanks to the Racing Foundation who are committed to invest in the industry’s people agenda to attract, develop and retain more staff

The Scottish Racing Academy represents a collaboration between Scottish Racing, Scottish and British Horseracing industry partners and Borders College.

Although the applications are being taken through Borders College, the successful candidate will be employed by the Scottish Racing Academy and therefore subject to the Scottish Racing Academy’s terms of employment.

For informal enquiries please contact Eleanor Boden, Scottish Racing Academy Manager on 07908716564 or Eleanor@scottishracingacademy.scot

 

For further information please click here for a copy of the job description and person specification. Application forms can be downloaded above.

Closing date for all applications is Monday 8th June 2020