Childcare / Early Years Assessor

Job Type:
Job Title / Sector:
NVQ Assessor, Apprenticeship Assessor
South East England
Chelmsford, Southend, Other Essex
Chelmsford, Brentwood, Southend-on-Sea
£19,000 to £24,000 per annum
KM Education Recruitment Ltd
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KM Recruitment is a specialist UK wide recruiter for the Work Based Learning and Welfare to Work sectors.

Job Title: Childcare / Early Years Assessor

Location: Essex Region – Must be flexible with travel

Salary: £19,000 - £24,000 Depending on skills and experience.

Package includes: Generous Holiday Entitlement, Mileage, Pension + Much More!

Type: Full time, Permanent 


  • Assess and support learners through full Apprenticeships in Childcare / Early Years up to level 3.
  • Deliver full training and support learners through their Functional Skills in Maths, English and IT to level 2.
  • Visit and observe learners in their place of work, to gather quality evidence towards their Apprenticeship/QCF qualifications.
  • Managing your diary efficiently to ensure timely visits and reviews are conducted.
  • Plan and deliver effective training and assessment based on individual learner needs.
  • Provide constructive and helpful feedback to all learners.
  • Organise and maintain documentation on learners' progress.
  • Support, advise and motivate learners.
  • Overcome barriers to learning and adapt delivery to meet learner’s needs.
  • Work to learner review and completion time-scales.
  • Assessors are expected to take part in Learner Recruitment to maintain own caseload.

Essential Criteria:

  • Must hold a recognised Assessor award: D32/D33, A1, TAQA or CAVA.
  • Must hold a Level 3 NVQ in Childcare / Early Years.
  • Experience of delivering full Apprenticeships in Early Years / Childcare to Level 3, including Functional Skills to Level 2.
  • A minimum of 2 years occupational experience as a Nursery Manager, along with experience caring for children from Birth to 5 Years old.
  • Full, clean driving licence and own vehicle. 
  • Must be flexible with travel and visiting learners outside of the normal 9-5 working hours.

Personal Skills:

  • Organisational skills are a must, as well as the ability to plan your time effectively.
  • Confident and professional with the ability to inspire and motivate people.
  • Quality driven and prepared to go the extra mile for your learners.

Please note:

KM Recruitment receive a high number of applications for each role advertised and although we would like to we are not always able to deliver feedback to unsuccessful candidates. If you have not been contacted within 4 days then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful. Thank you for your interest and keep an eye on our website for future opportunities.

Closing Date:
Contact Details:
KM Education Recruitment Ltd
Tel: 01543 279752
Contact: Recruitment Team

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