Chef Assessor / Trainer - (Professional Cookery)

Job Type:
Job Title / Sector:
NVQ Assessor, Apprenticeship Assessor, Trainee Assessor
South East England
Aylesbury, Reading, Banbury, Oxford, Basingstoke
£25,800 to £25,800 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: Chef Assessor / Trainer - (Professional Cookery)
*Trainee or Qualified opportunity*
Location: Oxfordshire and surrounding areas -  Must be flexible with travel
Salary: £24,900 - £26,300 (Dependent on qualifications and experience)
Package includes: Excellent Holiday Entitlement, Mileage, Pension + much more!
Type: Full time, Permanent
Trainee Opportunity: 
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced senior chef (Head Chef, Chef De Partie, Sous Chef), with a passion for the training and development of others, who is seeking a new opportunity to pass on knowledge and develop others in the hospitality industry. 

Full training and support will be given to Trainee candidates to achieve the Assessors award.

Essential Criteria:

  • Must hold solid occupational competency as a Senior Chef (Head Chef, Sous Chef or Chef de Partie).
  • Hold own NVQ Level 2 or 3 in Professional Cookery.
  • Hands-on technical cookery knowledge is essential for this role - with experience in preparing and cooking fresh and seasonal dishes.
  • Confident with Maths and English – (grades C or above – or Key/Functional Skills at level 2).
  • Have a passion for training and development, and ideally have experience of training others 'on the job'
  • Full driving licence and use of own vehicle.

Duties include:

  • Deliver full Apprenticeship Standards in Professional Cookery levels 2 and 3, including the delivery of Functional Skills (Maths / English / ICT) to level 2.
  • Visiting/observing learners in their place of work to gather evidence towards their Apprenticeship/QCF qualifications.
  • Assessors are expected to take part in Learner Recruitment to maintain own caseload.
  • Managing your diary efficiently to ensure timely visits and reviews are conducted.
  • Organise and maintain documentation on learners' progress.
  • Support, advise and motivate learners.
  • Overcome barriers to learning and adapt delivery to meet learner’s needs.
  • Meet Assessor KPI’s in terms of timely visits, quality paperwork and general administration.

Desirable Criteria:

  • Recognised Assessor Award (A1, D32/33, TAQA, CAVA)
  • Experience of delivering full Apprenticeships in Professional Cookery

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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