NVQ Assessor Carpentry & Joinery - Greater Brighton Metropolitan Colle

Greater Brighton Metropolitan College
08 Aug 2017
14 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

NVQ Assessor - Carpentry & Joinery

Job Ref: BS011D

37 hours per week

Salary: Assessor Scale point 23, GBP22,531 per annum*

*with a potential market supplement of GBP3k to GBP5K depending on experience and qualifications

If you would like to further discuss the role and application process with the recruiting manager please contact Katie on ex 358

Main purpose and scope of the post:

Are you looking for a new career direction?

Are you an experienced Carpenter & Joiner?

Do you hold a current NVQ Level 3 in Carpentry & Joinery or equivalent?

Do you have your assessors award?

Would you embrace the opportunity to train/support others?

We are seeking to appoint a qualified NVQ Assessor for Carpentry & Joinery to recruit and assess learners for our Apprenticeship programmes.

The role involves recruitment of workplace learners, including initial advice and guidance, assessment training and internal verification of learners on NVQ's in the workplace.

We are looking to recruit a qualified Assessor, the applicant must have industry experience and a full level 3 qualification in Carpentry & Joinery (equivalent to a Level 3 NVQ Diploma or NVQ3) and significant relevant work experience.

The successful candidate will have substantial recent experience gained within Carpentry & Joinery. You must have a passion for high standards, combined with excellent communication skills and good time management, as effective planning of your workload is an essential part of your learner's success. You must be comfortable working alone and also as part of a team.

The successful candidate will key in supporting the new Construction & Trades Centre at the College's City College East Campus on Wilson Avenue, designed to be a leading educational and training hub for Brighton & Hove's next generation of construction workers.

The GBP9m centre will enable students in the different trades to work together and follow each other through the construction process, mirroring real site conditions.

Construction is a booming sector in Brighton & Hove with major projects including Royal Sussex Hospital (GBP500m), Brighton Marina (GBP250m), Circus Street (GBP100m) and Brighton i360 (GBP46m). In the South East region generally, construction sector growth over the next five years is estimated to deliver over 2,500 new jobs a year.