Chef / Professional Cookery Assessor

KM Education Recruitment Ltd
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
KM Recruitment is a specialist UK wide recruiter for the Work Based Learning and Welfare to Work sectors.

Job Title: Chef / Professional Cookery Assessor
*Trainee or Qualified Opportunity*

Location: Gloucester and surrounding areas – Must be flexible with travel

Trainee: £22,500
Qualified: £25,500

Package includes: Excellent Benefits Package, Mileage, Pension, Company Car after probation + Much More!

Type: Full time, Permanent

*Trainee Assessor* To Apply, Trainee applicants must meet the essential skills below;
(Full training and support will be given to Trainee candidates to achieve the Assessors award)

- Hold own level 3 in Professional Cookery. 
- Hold solid occupational experience as a Chef / Head Chef / Chef Manager.
- Ideally have previous experience of delivering on-the-job training to colleagues within a Hospitality environment. 

Duties include:

- Deliver full Apprenticeship frameworks in Professional Cookery - Back of House related qualifications to levels 2/3.
- Managing a caseload of learners and to ensure timely visits and reviews are conducted.
- Visiting/observing learners in their place of work to gather evidence towards their Apprenticeship/QCF qualifications.
- Organise and maintain documentation on learners' progress.
- Support, advise and motivate learners.
- Overcome barriers to learning and adapt delivery to meet specific needs.
- Assessors are expected to take part in Learner Recruitment to maintain own caseload.
- Meet Assessor KPI’s in terms of timely visits, quality paperwork and general administration.

Essential Criteria:

- Must hold solid occupational experience as a Chef (Professional Cookery environment)
- Hold own level 3 qualification in Professional Cookery (or equivalent)
- Confident with Maths and English (grades C or above – or Key/Functional Skills at level 2)
- 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
- Ability to communicate with individuals at all levels
- Full, clean driving licence and use of a vehicle
- Must be flexible with travel

Desirable Criteria:

- Recognised Assessor award: D32/D33, A1, TAQA or CAVA

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.