Assessor/Trainer - Agricultural

08 Nov 2019
11 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Part Time
Assessor / Trainer Agricultural

Status: Permanent, part time (Flexibility is needed)

Competitive Salary

Are you a flexible, imaginative and well organised individual with a passion for supporting and guiding apprentices to success?

Do you want to begin a truly rewarding career and make a real difference by training a new generation within Agricultural industry? Then this could be the job for you!

REASEHEATH TRAINING offers Apprenticeships in a range of sectors and levels to match the career aspirations of learners interested in Construction, Food and Drink (Process Operator, Butchery, and Advanced Dairy Technology), Agriculture, Animal Care, Construction Plant, Horticulture, Equine, Engineering, Motor Vehicle and much more.

Reaseheath Training is the work based learning arm of Reaseheath College and is seeking to appoint an Assessor Trainer to support the Apprenticeship Team, train and assess a caseload of apprentices at all levels working in the Agricultural sector.

We are a dynamic and busy team who work closely with employers, seeking to maximise apprentice's potential by developing their skills in the work place to support them in achieving their career aspirations and vision.

The Role:

Training and Assessing in Agricultural in the following: Stockperson Standard Level 2 and Agricultural Framework Level 3; you will manage, review and train a caseload of apprentices who are based in the workplace and ensure that the success rates of apprentices remain at the level set by the College.

Duties will include: assessing the progress of apprentices; maintaining up to date records of assessment; supporting employers with the learning and teaching of their apprentices; creating a training plan for employers using agreed Standards; designing individual learning and development packages to meet their needs; delivering workshops, one to one instruction and training sessions relating to knowledge, skills and behavior development.

Additionally, you will be expected to provide regular and purposeful reports to employers, apprentices and the college so that there is a clear plan which is time bound for each apprentice, which allows completion with agreed target dates. You will provide information, advice and guidance throughout the qualification to help apprentices get the best of the programme and to help with next steps in their academic journey.

Part of this role will involve setting up work placements with employers as well as building working relationships with employers to ensure that all apprentices receive a smooth and consistent learning experience.

Key responsibilities, skills and attitudes:

Team player

Flexible, enthusiastic and organised approach to work

Ability to prioritise and work under pressure

Ability to react and problem solve effectively

Creativity, imagination and vision in the context of teaching and learning

Dynamic and innovative thinking

Relevant industry experience

Ideally holds an assessor or verifier award

If this sounds like an interesting opportunity for you, then please apply for this Assessor / Trainer Agricultural role today!

Closing date: Midnight on 10 November 2019