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Posted: 23 May 2022 Closes: 20 Jun 2022
Yale, Wales Competitive
Permanent & Full-time CLC_3211

Coleg Cambria
Application Deadline
Monday, June 20, 2022
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Coleg Cambria: An Introduction

At Coleg Cambria, our aim is to be an exceptional institute of education. Having already achieved an 'Excellent' in our recent Estyn inspection and won a Platinum Corporate Standard Health at Work Award, we feel this is a good start.

We provide a warm welcome to all students and staff to make Coleg Cambria a place you want to be a part of. To ensure our students get the best experience and results they can, we make sure the people employed with us are happy. We nurture a positive work environment, a constantly expanding and improving workforce, and offer the opportunity to challenge yourself. On top of all that we have a wide range of benefits to make sure our employees feel valued, including generous annual leave, a great pension package, discount membership to our on-site gyms, salons, and professional training restaurants.

Our 5 Campuses situated in the stunning North Wales area are constantly expanding and evolving. With strong relationships with multiple companies in the area we help give our students the best start to their careers and help the local economy thrive. Wales has a strong and proud culture we continue to grow these important values by being committed to raising the Welsh language profile. We are very proud of what we have built here and we are now looking for someone to enhance our already exceptional workforce.

Job Summary

Exceeding expectations through education, innovation and inspiration...

Role Title: Florist

Location: Yale

Contract Type: Permanent, Full time

Salary: £ 20,277-£21,690

We currently have a vacancy for a Florist to be based at our floristry shop at our Yale site. You will be responsible for the day to day operation of the shop and will be the primary supervisor of the provision ensuring an excellent Floristry service to all customers using the Florist commercial outlet and upholding excellent standards of presentation. You will inspire, mentor and coach Coleg Cambria students studying Floristry, whilst working in the Florist outlet. You will also work collaboratively with the college's Floristry curriculum team to ensure that our students are receiving exposure and experience to cutting edge floral design trends, techniques and styles.

Essential Requirements
  • Level 3 Diploma in professional Floristry
  • Level 2 English and Maths qualifications (or equivalent)
  • Excellent and modern skills of floral design trends and styles
  • Excellent knowledge of floristry techniques, processes and procedures.
  • Possess sufficient breadth and/or depth of specialist knowledge in Floristry programmes.
  • A good knowledge of plant care
  • Ability to motivate, support and lead the work of a team, co-ordinating effort and resources in the florist business in the pursuit of outstanding learning and the achievement of income targets.

Coleg Cambria is committed to raising the profile of the Welsh language.

Welsh language skills are desirable for this position.

Coleg Cambria is a 'Disability Confident' Employer.

The promotion of Equality and Diversity is an essential part of the work we do and as part of this, the College is committed to having a diverse staff group.

The safety of children, young people and adults identified as 'vulnerable' is paramount and Coleg Cambria is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of these individuals and to the rigorous implementation of Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) procedures and arrangements. A DBS Disclosure will be requested from the successful candidate being offered the position. Depending on the role you are applying for if successful, you may also be required to register with the Education Workforce Council.

Please be aware that Coleg Cambria reserves the right to close our vacancies earlier than the listed date if we have received a high level of applications. We would recommend that if you wish to be considered that you complete the application as promptly as possible.


Excellent Pension Scheme(s)

Generous Annual Leave Entitlement

On Site Nursery Provision

Discounts on a Range Of College Evening Courses

Access to A Wide Range of E-Learning and Professional Development

Discounted Gym Membership

Excellent Sports and Fitness Facilities

Free Parking on All Sites

Cycle Scheme

Discounted Rates for Hairdressing and Beauty Treatments

Discounted Rates for Restaurants
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