Health and Social Care Assessor (Chelmsford, Essex)
Our client is looking for a qualified Health and Social Care Assessor to join their team in a field based role covering Essex. You will be required to travel particularly throughout the Chelmsford and Bishop Stortford areas.
It is essential that you are a qualified Assessor and hold the TAQA, CAVA, A1, D32 or D33 Assessing Award.
It is preferred that candidates hold a level 3 Adult Care qualification or above.
This role will involve assessing Apprenticeships in Health and Social Care and will also include delivering Functional Skills at level 2 and Technical Certificates.
You must have previous experience of working in a Health and Social Care role. Applicants that have experience of elderly, adult care or adult nursing would be best suited to this position.
If you hold a PTLLS, CTLLS, DTLLS, Cert Ed or PGCE certificate then this could be beneficial although not essential.
This is a work based learning role so you will be travelling across the Chelmsford and Bishop Stortford areas of Essex to meet with learners in their own place of work. An average caseload is 40 - 45 learners.
You will be required to keep learners motivated and on track throughout the duration of their Apprenticeship. This will involve setting them tasks to complete when you are not there, carrying out observations on the work they are completing and gathering witness testimonials and statements from other colleagues and staff. Initial Assessments and basic skills tests will be carried out when signing learners on to the Apprenticeship programme.
A good level of literacy and numeracy skills will be required in order to assist learners in preparing for Functional Skills tests.
As you will be going to different places of employment, you will be required to build good relationships with the Managers and staff of the places that you are visiting.
You will mainly work with learners on a 1 to 1 basis so good communication skills and the ability to empathise with people is essential.
Excellent package and opportunity to join a successful and growing training organisation.