Assessor & Training Officer

04 Oct 2018
17 Oct 2018
Full Time
Contract Type

Our client is looking for someone to join an established training team in Cumbria to work across both their ‘Community Learning and Skills’ and ‘The Edge’ contracts.

Job title: Assessor & Training Officer 
Salary: £21,000.00 
Hours: Full time 
Reporting to: Assistant Performance Lead 
Location: Cumbria

About the Charity
Our client aims to be the UK’s leading regeneration charity, working through partnership to create communities in which people are proud to live and work. This programme will deliver their mission of supporting young people to improve their prospects and reach their full potential.

As the Assessor and Training Officer you will be working with both unemployed and employed people, supporting them to gain skills before entering the work place and continue their learning journey whilst in work. Delivering both group and one to one training you will ensure that learners achieve their aims and show progression through a variety of opportunities.

A bit about you 
They want someone like you with the confidence to positively engage with the long term/unemployed customers and move them towards employment. You will be responsible for a caseload of work based learners to upskill, refresh or gain occupational competence in a variety of regulated/non regulated learning activities. You will be managing portfolios and assessing learners within the workplace you will ensure that learners achieve their NVQ qualification through a variety of ways. Working closely with colleagues you will need to market and identify potential learners eligible for the programmes.

In your role you will be responsible in delivering a combination of skills, and job focused training programmes, workshops and job search guidance. Proven experience of this is essential. Building relations will be a key part of your role, liaising with the recruitment team to access opportunities for your customers.

Your role will involve carrying out assessment of work based skills, ensuring any qualifications are achieved within a timely manner, and be a well-planned and organised applicant.

For this role you must have a good standard of GCSE in English, maths and ICT, a teaching and assessor qualification. Proven experience working as an assessor for work based qualifications, and supporting learners with the achievement of Functional Skills were necessary.

Closing date: 5pm on Wednesday 17th October 2018


To find out more information, please click the apply button. You will be taken to a simple CHM Recruit form and then redirected to the employer’s website where you can complete your application for this position.

This charity wants you to be yourself and they value everything that makes you unique. They recognise and celebrate your difference and together they make this a special and great place to work.

They are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

No agencies please.