Residential Childcare Trainer

  • Job Reference: SA4564
  • Date Posted: 28 March 2024
  • Recruiter: S Knights Recruitment
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  • Location: York
  • Salary: £30,000 to £32,000
  • Sector: Learner Engagement, Tutor / Trainer
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description


Are you passionate about delivering high-quality apprenticeships in Residential Childcare?

We have an exciting opportunity for qualified Assessors to join an award-winning organisation. Our client operates nationwide, providing learners with a comprehensive curriculum designed to equip them with the skills, knowledge, and behaviors necessary to excel in the workplace.

Benefits: Our client offers an impressive benefits scheme, allowing employees the opportunity to earn an additional £10,000 per annum in bonuses. This scheme aims to motivate, incentivise, and reward the team for their hard work and dedication to delivering top-quality programmes for learners.



  • Supervise a caseload of up to 50 learners, guiding them towards successful completion of their apprenticeships through monthly teaching sessions using a blended remote delivery approach.
  • Assist learners in compiling evidence for their apprenticeship portfolios, ensuring it aligns with the required knowledge, skills, and behaviors for End-Point Assessment (EPA).
  • Identify and provide support to learners with additional learning needs, ensuring they have the necessary resources to succeed.
  • Track and oversee learner progress throughout their apprenticeship journey, intervening as needed to address any challenges or obstacles.
  • Assist learners in achieving Functional Skills level 2 in English and mathematics if they do not already possess these qualifications.
  • Maintain strong relationships within the team, as well as with clients, including managers and learners.

Experience and Skills:

  • Hold a teaching qualification such as PTLLS, AET, DET, or equivalent.
  • Hold an assessors award such as A1, CAVA, TAQA, or equivalent (desired).
  • Knowledge of Ofsted expectations and standards.
  • Hold a Level 5 or higher qualification in Leadership and Management, or possess managerial experience in a residential home setting.
  • GCSEs in Maths and English at level C or level 2 functional skills.
  • Occupational competence in a residential childcare setting.

If you are enthusiastic about making a difference in the lives of learners and possess the necessary qualifications and experience, we would love to hear from you. Join us in our mission to empower individuals through education and training in Residential Childcare. Apply now to be part of our dynamic team.

S Knights Recruitment are a specialist Employability and Skills recruitment agency. We recruit for Colleges and Training Providers across the UK.
Reference: SA4564
Salary: £30,000 - £32,000 (OTE £42,000)
Location: Yorkshire and Humber (York)