Health and Social Care Assessor

Job Type:
Permanent
Job Title / Sector:
NVQ Assessor, Apprenticeship Assessor
Region:
West Midlands
Area:
Birmingham
Location:
Birmingham
Salary:
£24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Salary Description:
Excellent employee benefits package
Posted:
30/06/2017
Recruiter:
Oakmoor Recruitment
Job Ref:
OAK-0304

OVERVIEW: HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE ASSESSOR

We are currently seeking an experienced Health & Social Care Assessor to deliver and coordinate the successful completion of Apprenticeship Level 2 & 3 Health & Social Care qualifications for a well-established and respected training provider.

The role is home based and the learner caseload is located predominately in the Birmingham region.

The role will require you to be involved in all aspects of the Health & Social Care Diploma delivery including Functional Skills and the carrying out of assessments and also liaising with employers, external verifiers and staff to maximise the Health and Social Care Diploma framework completions. You will possess a strong occupational background in Health and Social Care, and ideally hold a Level 3 qualification (or equivalent) in a Health & Social Care discipline. 

You will already hold the relevant Assessor qualification (A1, TAQA or equivalent).

Experience assessing Health and Social Care at Level 5 is desirable but not essential for this role as learners are Level 2 and 3.

PURPOSE OF THE ROLE: HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE ASSESSOR

With a passion for working with others and supporting learners towards maximising their full potential, you will take responsibility for managing a caseload of learners, creating a bespoke and meaningful lesson plan and schedule of learning to support and motivate learners towards achieving qualifications, stretching their learning, increasing their knowledge and capabilities and supporting them while they evolve intellectually and professionally.

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES: HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE ASSESSOR

  • Working closely with internal and external key stakeholders, while delivering a range of quality provisions, you will follow code of practise and or the agreed procedure for any awarding bodies.
  • Train, assess, motivate and support learners on programmes towards achieving qualifications including Apprenticeships and NVQ's within a sector specific area and in a variety of locations and environments / organisations.
  • Utilise the use of learner's lesson plan to record and endorse the journey the learner has undergone towards achieving their qualification. This along with all other documentation should be completed accurately and timely to support the overall business objective and also to ensure all materials are available on request for audit purposes.
  • Ensure the highest standards of learner completions are met and to monitor candidates' progress, including carrying out regular progression reviews/additional support reviews.

QUALIFICATIONS & COMPETENCIES: HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE ASSESSOR

  • A1 Assessor Award (or equivalent) Or be willing to work toward
  • Relevant Teaching Qualification (desirable)
  • It is desirable that you have a management background in a care setting in order to assess learners up to Level 5
  • Strong occupational competence in Health & Social care
  • Experience using E-Portfolio systems
  • Excellent attention to detail/Time management skills
  • Positive and dynamic with the ability to think on your feet and solve problems
  • Passion for people development
  • Full UK Driving License and use of own vehicle

SALARY/BENEFITS: HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE ASSESSOR

Starting salary range between £24k - £28k (depending on qualifications and experience)

Excellent employee benefits package, including full travel expenses paid from the home

Please Note: Oakmoor Recruitment receive a high number of applications and are not always able to respond to unsuccessful candidates. If you have not been contacted within 7 days then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful. Thank you for your interest and we will keep your details on file for any future suitable vacancies. All applications must be eligible to work in the UK.

Closing Date:
28/07/2017
Contact Details:
Oakmoor Recruitment
Tel: 01543226557
Contact: Client Relations Team
Email:

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