Associate Independent Assessor - Hospitality - Bristol

  • Job Reference: 00000972-1
  • Date Posted: 6 February 2024
  • Recruiter: Professional Assessment Limited (PAL)
  • Location: Bristol
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £150 Per Day
  • Sector: EPA, Catering and hospitality
  • Job Type: Freelance

Job Description

About PAL

Professional Assessment Ltd is an established, Ofqual recognised, award winning, national EPAO providing end-point assessment across a wide range of apprenticeship standards.

What is PAL’s Approach?

From the beginning, PAL’s aim has been to provide a high-quality, responsive service for our clients and their apprentices.

We believe that end-point assessment should be a positive experience for all involved, as well as robust.  We believe that our compliance audits and quality services should enhance and support the training programme, and we understand that we need to continuously improve our service to meet the demands of our clients.

About the Role

Professional Assessment Ltd are eager to recruit an Associate End Point Assessor in Hospitality with a front of house background..  As an End Point Assessor specialising in Hospitality, you will have an array of professional experience having worked in the industry, the role will be varied and flexible.

You will report to one of our EPA Managers. The end point assessments will be conducted remotely and onsite, dates will be agreed with the Employers and Apprentices in advance.  Using your industry knowledge, you will carry out the assessments, reporting on the assessments using fair and independent judgement against the standards grading criteria to determine an overall grade.  PAL’s protocols are to be always adhered to and any conflicts of interest, risks or issues are to be reported in line with policies and procedures.

You will be expected to have a keen eye for detail and ensure reports are completed accurately and timely.  Continuous Professional Development is to be maintained and a record is to be kept, you will also be expected to attend two standardisations per year.

The role includes travel so access to a vehicle is necessary.  Some assessment will be carried out remotely and therefore personal IT equipment is needed along with a suitable broadband connection.  A good understanding of MS Office and other IT systems is desirable, full training on EPA Pro will be provided.

The working days/time will be set by you, with 2 days a week being preferred as a starting schedule, between the hours of 9am-5pm.

Essentials:

  • Have recent relevant experience of the occupation/sector gained in the last two years or significant experience of the occupation/sector.
  • Hold or be working towards Assessor Award (EPAQ/A1/A2/D32/D33/TAQA or equivalent qualification)