Apprenticeship Assessor

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21500.00 - 25000.00 GBP Annual + GBP21500 - GBP25000/annum plus excellent benefits
17 Sep 2016
01 Oct 2016
Start Date
Job Title: Assessor - Insurance
*Location: Stirling / Livingston
*Salary: Basic GBP21,500 - GBP25,000 per annum, plus excellent benefits
*Job type: Permanent
*Start date: ASAP

Are you a Insurance sector professional looking for a change in career?

Are you interested in helping individuals progress and develop?

Are you looking fulfilling career opposed to job?

If you have answered YES, a career as an Apprenticeship Assessor could be for you.

Our award winning client is actively looking for individuals to enter the industry and train to become a fully qualified vocational Assessor. Due to significant contract growth we have a number of exciting opportunities within the rapidly expanding, Government backed Apprenticeship sector.


Provide coaching and support to apprentices mainly by telephone contact and to liaise with their employer to ensure they complete the requirements of their apprenticeship on time. The role will also include making assessment decisions on their competence.

The role is within the insurance team so a background within this industry is essential along with good communication skills to provide a high level of professional advice and support to apprentices and their employers.


- Arranging calls with the Apprentices and their employer to induct the apprenticeship
- Arranging and undertaking subsequent support reviews which will be mainly by telephone
- Managing own time and workload to ensure visits are efficient and effective
- Supporting and advising students to ensure that they fully complete the requirements of the scheme
- Working with the Quality Assurance Team to ensure all quality assurance requirements are met
- Supporting the apprentice with their Functional Skills qualifications as appropriate
- Reporting on student progress
- Ensuring target retention and completion rates for Apprenticeships are met


- Experience within the insurance industry
- Ability to communicate professionally and work closely with and support all stakeholders
- Experience of working autonomously and managing own workload efficiently and effectively
- Excellent communication skills - written, over the telephone and face to face
- Functional Skills at Level 2 and TAQA Level 3 Assessors Award preferred, but not essential
- UK driving licence

The successful candidate will be required to undergo a DBS check and checks on driving licence / points.

Full training and support is provided with salary increments based on your progression.

If you are interested in this excellent opportunity you can apply on-line, send your CV or contact our head office team on (Apply online only).

**REFER A FRIEND** If this vacancy is not for your but you know someone who may be interested and suitable, let us know asap. Any Assessor you refer to Newton's who we place you will receive a GBP200 referral incentive