Assessor/Trainer in Education and Childcare

  • Job Reference: 1347642048-2
  • Date Posted: 5 June 2024
  • Recruiter: Chichester College Group
  • Location: Chichester, Sussex
  • Salary: £23,264 to £25,424
  • Sector: Assessor / Skills Coach, Nursery / Early Years, Tutor / Trainer
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Chichester College have an exciting opportunity for you to join us as a Assessor/Trainer in Education and Childcare at our Chichester campus. You will join us on a Part time, job share and fixed term maternity cover opportunities available to fit around your life, and in return, we will offer a competitive salary pro rata of £23,264 - £25,424 per annum.

The Assessor/Trainer in Education and Childcare role:

We are recruiting for an Assessor Trainer in Childcare and Education to join our outstanding and expanding friendly T Level team. We are looking for an individual with a desire to make a difference in this important sector.You will have experience of communicating with a diverse range of learners and using a range of assessment techniques to prepare them for summative assessments. This will include observing students in work placement and conducting professional discussions to assess their competence. You will use your experience of interpreting, developing and delivering training sessions to deliver a high-quality learning experience to students on our Level 3 T Level in Education and Childcare course.We can be flexible with the hours of work and will consider requests for job share. We also have lecturer roles being advertised, where it could be possible to have a split role for the right candidate.

Key Responsibilities of ourAssessor/Trainer in Education and Childcare:

  • Supporting the learners' development of vocational competence and the wider skills that relate to employability.
  • Training and/or assessing learners within the relevant vocational area to awarding organisation standards in a timely manner.
  • Applying relevant initial and diagnostic assessment to individualised training plans.
  • Agreeing a training programme of development and assessment in partnership with the employer, setting realistic but challenging goals that meet the learners' and employers' needs, and include on and off the job training where required.
  • Actively listening, providing feedback and engaging learners in planning their individualised training programme through coaching and mentoring; supporting the delivery and acheivement of additional qualifications as required.
  • Assessing learners' competence in relation to work-related/industry standards.
  • Providing workbased practice of the assessment instruments in the EPA where required, give timely and constructive feedback on assessment outcomes and progress, review and set new targets with candidates.
  • Completing relevant documentation in an accurate and organised manner, ensuring candidates are monitored and assessed against awarding body standards.

Our ideal Assessor/Trainer in Education and Childcare should have the below skills and experience:

  • Level 2 in literacy and numeracy
  • Level 3 (or above for higher and degree apprenticeships) subject sector relevant qualification
  • Working knowledge of the relevant vocational area
  • Relevant and recent vocational experience in the relevant industry sector
  • Experience of mentoring students/trainees for qualifications/early years practice
  • Commitment to equal opportunities, customer care and quality assurance

Closing date for applications: 17th June 2023

The Chichester College Group has seven colleges, Anglia Examinations, First Steps Childcare Group, Chichester English School and 2,600 staff spread across West Sussex and Brighton & Hove. This makes us the largest college group in Sussex, providing high quality learning opportunities for over 25,000 students every year.

We offer generous pension schemes, hybrid working opportunities, college closure days over the Christmas period (which is not deducted from annual leave entitlement) plus the option to purchase up to 10 days additional leave, and discounts at onsite facilities such as gym membership and nursery fees at certain campuses

If you would like to learn more about our Assessor/Trainer in Education and Childcare role, then please click 'apply' today!

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