Engineering Assessor

Job Type
Sessional (Hourly paid)
Job Category
Engineering, Assessor
Employment Basis
Sessional, Full-time, part-time and Sessional (hourly paid) opportunities available
Salary Range
Competitive (Subject to skills, qualifications and experience)
Hourly Rate
20.61 per hour (17.88 + 2.73 holiday pay)
Closing Date

We are looking to recruit a Sessional Assessor with a specialism of either Mechanical or Electrical/Electronic Engineering.


Your duties will include conducting practical assessments, monitoring and tracking progress, training and assessing and delivering the underpinning knowledge requirements of the qualification within the workplace.


Successful candidates will have direct industry experience in the relevant field and hold a relevant qualification at a minimum of Level 3. It is essential that you hold the Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement and desirable for you to also hold a Certificate/Award in Internal Quality Assurance (if old qualifications are held (e.g. A1 or V1) it is essential that you are willing to update to the new standards). A PTTLS qualification or equivalent would also be desirable.



Closing Date:    Sunday 10th November 2019*

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.


This role will involve travelling to local businesses therefore it is essential that you have a full UK driving license and are willing to use your own vehicle for work purposes.


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. 


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.