Post:                          APPRENTICE COACH – CARPENTRY AND JOINERY

Salary:                       Up to £30,728 pro rata

Hours:                       Full or part time

Ref No:                      J33/19

Contract:                   Permanent

Closing Date:            16 June 2019

Interviews:                 TBC

Download:                  Apprentice Coach JD


Warrington & Vale Royal College require an Apprentice Coach in Carpentry and Joinery to be accountable and responsible for the efficient and effective delivery and assessment of all elements of training leading to the achievement of nationally recognised qualifications, with a focus on apprenticeship provision.

You will be responsible for the management of assessments for candidates, from assessment planning to marking and recording assessment decisions, along with the tracking of Skills, behaviours and knowledge as required by the awarding body.

Applicants will have level 3 or above qualifications, ideally have an assessor award and a teaching qualification, and in-depth knowledge of relevant apprenticeship frameworks as well as relevant industrial experience. Holding either an IQA or V1 qualification would be preferable.

Applicants will be occupationally competent to assess candidates up to level 3 standard in Carpentry and Joinery, and have the level 3 qualifications that the industry recognises as having achieved the competence required to carry out the role.

We will also consider applications from candidates who are industry qualified and with the relevant industrial experience, who would like to have the opportunity to receive the training to progress to a qualified and experienced apprentice coach.

Consideration will be given to full or part time posts. Please state on your application what hours you wish to be considered for.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS.

Please note that it is college policy that referees of short-listed candidates will automatically be approached prior to interview. One reference should be from your current or most recent employer.

The College operates on 3 campuses – Warrington, Hartford and Winsford.


Please download our job application form here and email to


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