Health & Social Care Assessor

Learning Curve Group
19 Apr 2017
19 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client works closely with government bodies, the work they do is in direct response to key components within the Government’s and Skills Funding Agency’s training agenda.

Based over 2 sites, including a specially designed training academy, we have an excellent track record of delivering the following activities:

  • Apprenticeships and work-based learning programmes
  • Traineeships
  • Employability courses for people who are out of work
  • Recruitment service aligned to our employability training
  • Sector route way programmes to fulfil employed and self-employed positions
  • Forklift training at our warehouse or employers premises

To meet our clients current needs they are looking to fill the following vacancy:

Apprenticeship Assessors - Health & Social Care (Elderly)

Essentially, the candidate shall have A1 and have experience in training and assessing Apprenticeships.

Duties Include:

  • Carry out initial and diagnostic assessments including Functional Skills
  • Deliver induction/training
  • Meet external standards for any course delivery
  • Ensure all documentation meets funding body standards and compliance
  • Assess and sign off candidate portfolios
  • Provide Information, Advice and Guidance to allow candidates to progress

Essential Skills and attributes:

  • Assessing qualification
  • Management level qualification in care (RMA, NVQ4, Degree etc.)
  • Functional Skills qualifications
  • Communication skills
  • Report writing skills
  • Occupational competence in the Elderly Care sector

Desirable Skills and attributes:

  • Teaching skills
  • Information, Advice and Guidance qualification
  • Knowledge of Internal Quality Assurance processes
  • Management experience in the care sector (Ward nurse, care home manager etc.)

Other Information:

Salary = Circa £22,495 for a full caseload

Hours = 37.5 Per week for a full caseload

Caseload = A full caseload would be up to 37 apprenticeships.

Mileage = 40p per mile