Assessor /Trainer Animal Care - Part time, Nantwich, Cheshire

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Reaseheath CollegeNantwich, Cheshire

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Flexibility is needed, industry Knowledge and skills within Animal Care.

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 Animal Care industry?  Then this could be the job for you!

REASEHEATH TRAINING offers Apprenticeships in arrange of sectors and levels to match the career aspirations of learners interested in Animal Care, Food and Drink (Process Operator, Butchery, and Advanced Dairy Technology), Agriculture, Animal Care, Animal Care 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 Assessor Trainer to support the Apprenticeship Team, train and assess a caseload of apprentices at all levels working in the Animal Care sector. 

We are a dynamic and busy team who work closely with employers and seek to maximise apprentices' potential by developing their skills in the workplace to support them in achieving their career aspirations and vision.

The Role

As a Trainer and Assessor in Animal Care you will manage, review and train 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 package to meet their needs; delivering workshops one to one instruction and training sessions relating to knowledge skills and behaviour 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 of 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 this 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 Animal Care role today!

Please note this role constitutes 'regulated activity' as defined by the Protection of Freedom Act 2012. The successful candidate will therefore be required to undertake an enhanced DBS with barred list information prior to starting employment.

To view the job description and person specification please view our website: Reaseheath College

Closing date: Midnight on Sunday, 14th October 2018

Assessment Centre date: TBC

Job location

More about Reaseheath College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16+ years
Address: Reaseheath, Nantwich, Cheshire, CW5 6DF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1270 625131