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Residential Childcare Assessor (Trainee or Qualified)


Job Description:

KM Recruitment is a specialist UK wide recruiter for the Skills and Employability sectors.

Job Title: Residential Childcare Assessor (Trainee or Qualified)

*Trainee or Qualified Assessor opportunity*
Location: Oxfordshire - Home/Field based (Must be flexible with travel)


Trainee candidates: £23,000 - rising to £24,500 upon completion of the Assessor Award and Award in Education and Training (fully funded by our client)

Qualified candidates: £24,500 - £29,000 + fantastic bonus earning potential of up 6k on top of salary!


Type: Full Time, Permanent

Duties include:

  • Assess and support a caseload of learners working towards Apprenticeship Standards in Children and Young People/Residential Childcare up to Level 5 (Children, Young People and Families Practitioner Level 4 and Children, Young People and Families Manager Level 5).
  • Managing your diary efficiently to ensure timely reviews and meetings are conducted.
  • Support learners to achieve Functional Skills Maths and English to level 2.
  • Conduct online video meetings and training sessions with learners.
  • Organise and maintain documentation on learners' progress.
  • Support, advise and motivate learners.
  • Overcome barriers to learning and adapt delivery to meet learner’s needs.

Essential Criteria:

  • Must have occupational competency within a Residential Childcare setting at Deputy Manager level or above.
  • Ideally hold a recognised Assessor award: D32/33, A1, CAVA or TAQA.
  • Must hold own GCSE Grade C or above - or Functional Skills equivalents.
  • Must be comfortable with online 1-1 and group based training delivery.
  • Full, clean UK driving licence and access to own vehicle.
  • Must be flexible with travel.

Please note:

KM Recruitment receive a high number of applications for each role advertised and although we would like to we are not always able to deliver feedback to unsuccessful candidates. If you have not been contacted within 4 days then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful. Thank you for your interest and keep an eye on our website for future opportunities.


  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation

    United Kingdom

  • Industry Sector Education
  • Years Experience

    1+ years

  • Career Level

    Experienced (Non-Manager)

  • Educational level


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