Assessor - HNC Construction

Job Type
Support, Sessional (Hourly paid)
Job Category
Assessor, Construction
Employment Basis
Sessional, Full-time, Part-time
Hourly Rate
20.61/hour (17.88/hour + 2.73/hour as payment for annual leave)
Closing Date

Assessor  – HNC Construction


College location:                East Surrey College (Redhill)

Hourly pay rate:                 £20.61/hour (£17.88/hour + £2.73/hour as payment for annual leave)

Hours:                                 Flexible (zero-hours) but up to full time hours are available


We currently have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic Sessional Assessor to join our successful Construction Department.


This role for the College essentially involves visiting learners in the workplace to assess their knowledge and learning for Construction and Built Environment courses up to and including level 5.


Your duties will also include; conducting practical assessments, monitoring and tracking progress, training and assessing and delivering the underpinning knowledge requirements of the qualification within the workplace. A key function of this role is to build strong relationships with those in the Construction industry on behalf of the College. The post holder will need to ensure that work placements are safe environments conducive to learning.


Successful candidates must:

  • Be qualified to a least level 4 (ideally level 5)
  • Hold a Certificate/Award in assessing
  • Have proven industry experience in the relevant field (Construction and/or Built Environment)
  • Have a full clean UK driving license and be willing to use your own vehicle for work purposes as the role will involve travelling to local businesses
  • Have excellent administrative and IT skills
  • The ability to plan and deliver a flexible workload


It is desirable for candidates to hold a Certificate/Award in Internal Quality Assurance and a teaching qualification.


You will have a passion for high standards, with excellent communication and interpersonal skills, good time management and proven experience of providing outstanding support for learners.


In addition to our state-of-the-art facilities and friendly, supportive working environment we can offer you excellent training opportunities, mentoring scheme, generous annual leave entitlement, childcare vouchers, pension scheme, on-site gym and free parking.     


If this sounds like you and you will enjoy working in a forward thinking, friendly, fast paced, changing environment with state of the art facilities, we would love to hear from you. In return, we offer a competitive salary, as well as staff benefits such a choice of two excellent pension schemes, life assurance, free onsite parking and access to our fully equipped gym along with discounted in house Spa and Salon treatments. 


Closing Date: Sunday 21st July 2019*

(*Applications will however be shortlisted on a rolling basis and we reserve the right to interview and appoint before this closing date.  We therefore encourage you to apply at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment)


Orbital South Colleges Group are committed to Equal Opportunities, encouraging applications from all sectors of the community to reflect our diverse student population.  We are also committed to PREVENT and Safeguarding the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Both College Campus’ are smoke-free zones. 

As part of our pre-employment checks, successful candidates will be required to complete an enhanced DBS, references will be taken and evidence of all qualifications and awards will also be required before commencement of employment.  Failure to do so may lead to offers being withdrawn.