Skills Trainer Assessor

£26,363 - £29,625 per annum

Posted 1 week ago | ref: 234245


JOB TITLE: Skills Trainer Assessor - Mechanical Engineering
LOCATION: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
SALARY: £26,363 - £29,625

CLOSING DATE: 24/01/2022

If you are interested, please send across a copy of your CV and a covering letter to


QRS are working on behalf of Peterborough College to recruit a Skills Trainer Assessor on a full-time, permanent basis - 37 hours per week all year round.

The successful candidate will provide assessment, coaching and mentoring support to apprentices and work-based learners in the relevant apprenticeship framework or apprenticeship standard to achieve timely success.


Role Responsibilities

Your main duties and responsibilities will include, but will not be limited to the following areas:

  • Working as part of the wider Academy team to provide a professional and quality service to apprentices, work-based learners and their employers in assessment of any relevant qualifications appropriate to the apprenticeship or work-based programme.

  • Facilitating regular performance development reviews with the apprentice and their employers providing the required coaching and support to ensure the apprentice achieves their full apprenticeship / work-based learning successfully.

  • Working flexibly to meet the assessment, skills and behavioural development needs of the apprentice / work-based learner both in College and at employer sites at varying times throughout the learning programme as required.

  • Preparing the apprentice and/or work-based learner for successful achievement in their required assessments.

  • Be responsible for an agreed case-load of apprentices/work based-learners and to develop, plan and deliver quality assessment to meet the requirements of the qualification or apprenticeship framework/standard.
  • Visit apprentices and work-based learners at agreed regular intervals to ensure timely progression towards learning aims and agree and review appropriate actions related to development of knowledge, skills and behaviours.



The College offers many good employment benefits including 30 days holiday entitlement plus Christmas close down (or additional payment for hourly employees), access to the Local Government Pension scheme, and many on-site benefits and facilities, including a gym and on-site nursery.  This position will be based at our Peterborough Park Crescent site.

The working hours for this role are Monday-Thursday 8:30am-5pm, Friday 8:30am-4:30pm.


If you are interested, please send across a copy of your CV and a covering letter to