Trainee Sport & Fitness NVQ Assessor

Post date: 04-May-2012 12:35:37

Location: Reading, Berkshire

Salary: £19101 - £19631 per annum

Job type: Permanent

Date posted: 01/05/2012 18:31:11

Job reference: Totaljobs/264924LDS

Contact: Leoni Stevens, Alderwood Education

Are you experienced in the sport/fitness Industry with specific experience as a Supervisor or Manager within a Gym? Are You looking for work as a qualified QCF/NVQ Assessor?

The UK's leading training provider delivering Apprenticeships in the workplace are expanding their team and are looking for a Sport/Fitness Assessor to cover the Reading and South Oxford area

This exciting position, within an international organisation, will allow you to draw on your experience of the sport/fitness industry to provide learners in their workplaces with support and training, enabling them to realise their career potential.

Your specific responsibilities will include:

Visiting learners in the workplace and assessing / tutoring them in their NVQ/QCF qualifications

Maintaining documentation on learners' progression

Planning and implementing initial assessments and course reviews with learners

Delivering learner portfolios to agreed standards

Working as part of a regional team

Building and developing relationships with Employers

The ideal candidate will have a background in the sport/leisure industry, ideally working at Gym Manager or other supervisory/managerial position within a Gym, in addition it is essential that you hold a Gym NVQ level 2 and ideally Management and a Personal Trainer NVQ level 3 qualification (Operational Pool Plant/NPLQ and leisure management would also be desirable). This experience will have been gained in the last three years.

The role is open to Qualified (D32/D33/A1 or TAQA) or Unqualified Assessors, who have the relevant sector experience and qualifications. It is essential that you have excellent communication skills as well as the ability to work independently and manage your own time. If you are an unqualified candidate then full training will be given along with the opportunity to work towards and achieve the TAQA Assessors Award.

In return you will receive:

a starting salary of £19,101pa (rising to £19,631pa after probation period)

Incentive based bonus scheme

25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays

Contributory company pension scheme

Business mileage scheme

Company car after 18 months service

Flexible benefits available

To apply for this position, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK

Alderwood Education are acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.