Senior Trainer/Assessor

£36,000 - £47,000 yearly
  • NHBC
  • Remote
  • 16 Aug, 2021
Full time Training

Job Description

NHBC has a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Trainer / Assessor to join the brand-new Apprenticeship delivery team, as part of the Training and Analysis Department.  We also have openings for a Senior Trainer/Assessor in the Industry training team.

This excellent opportunity to join a new, growing team, supports NHBC’s commitment to providing quality apprenticeships to the home building industry – delivering relevant, impactful training for the built environment on our Site Supervisor, Bricklaying and future programme offerings.

Working alongside wider specialist training teams, our Apprenticeship Senior Trainer / Assessors will train, guide, and support apprentices to successful End Point Assessment outcomes. We will also continually develop our content to ensure we are meeting the high standard of NHBC’s commitment to improving quality for the sector. 


Apart from working with great colleagues who are passionate about what they do, you will be joining a rapidly growing, market leading business. We pride ourselves on developing individuals to achieve their full potential and offer exceptional personal development and career progression opportunities. We also support, sponsor and pay for training and membership to relevant professional organisations. All necessary equipment and other allowances associated with working from home will be provided.

Diversity and Inclusion
NHBC is committed to equal opportunities for all. We are a signatory to the Armed Forces Covenant and the Women in Finance Charter. Our inclusive culture helps us to maintain competitive advantage as we aim to attract people from diverse backgrounds to complement our team. Underlying our overall commitment to equality is the fundamental belief in the right of all employees and customers to be treated with dignity and respect and to be guaranteed freedom from discrimination.

Always happy to talk flexible working
We encourage employees to work flexibly in different ways including home working, field working and both formal and informal flexible working arrangements. We don’t promise we can offer you what you want, but we are always happy to talk flexible working. In the interview process we’ll discuss this more with you.

About the role

You will demonstrate a proven track record of delivering training / assessing within the construction - house building industry or associated programmes. This will be backed up by a recognised construction, training or assessment qualification (e.g. CIOB, CABE, BSC, RICS Cert.Ed., BILD, IOSH, CMI etc) or ability to work towards this.

Extensive technical knowledge of house building and the governing legislative framework it works within is required.

Capability to develop and deliver training to varied audiences of different backgrounds and experience is essential.

Extensive knowledge of Health & safety legislation would also be beneficial

Knowledge and understanding of Apprenticeship Standards and qualification delivery would be beneficial.

Whilst the current programme delivery is virtual, due to the nature of the role a full UK driving licence is essential and extensive travel may be required throughout the UK.  Therefore, 2 – 3 overnights per week could be expected in future, dependant on COVID restrictions.

The successful candidate will:

Ensure training is delivered in a time and cost-effective way, including marking and feedback on module completion for apprentice learners within SLA timeframes

Liaise with employer managers and learners to complete progress reviews and documentation, assessment visits or support sessions.

Co-ordinate and manage time to ensure the delivery of apprentice training and/or assessment to achieve qualitative and quantitative targets

Represent NHBC training on appropriate internal/external groups

Liaise and consult with customers, outside agencies and professional bodies to ensure qualification and/or training --programmes meet their qualitative requirements and ensure quality assurance procedures are effectively maintained, apprentices programme progression is managed and supported between NHBC and the employer

Maintain NHBC’s accreditations, including ESFA, CITB, OFSTED, NVQ Awarding Organisations, the Association of Project Safety and other bodies as appropriate

Ensure allocated training/guidance material is kept up to date and current, including engaging with continuous personal development, working with key stakeholders and research and development of content, processes and services

Maintain Safeguarding and Prevent standards in line with OFSTED regulated tuition and assessment delivery

Raise and promoting the profile of NHBC training

Support project work that contributes to the goals and objectives of NHBC, Operations and Training and Analysis

Support the management of quality/consistency of NHBC qualification and development programmes

Assess NVQ candidates as appropriate, completing progress reviews with the employer customer and learners

Consult with customers’ in the identification of learning needs for their staff and the design of suitable technical training

Salary & Benefits

Salary £36,300.00 - £47000.00 per annum dependant on experience

Remote Worker Allowance

London Weighting (If applicable)

Company Car (Subject to minimum 4k annual mileage)

Up to 6% performance related bonus.

25 days pa annual leave with option to purchase one additional week per year.

Pension scheme to Pension Mark Plus standards (up to 10.5% of salary employer contribution).

Equalised Paternity, Maternity and Adoption Leave.

Life assurance of 4 x salary.

Subsidised private medical insurance.

Cycle purchase scheme.

High street discounts and preferential gym rates.

Employee assistance programme.

Our Values

Excellent – Proud and professional in all that we do.

Connected – Collaborating, sharing and achieving success as a team.

Human – Challenging, supporting and respecting each other.

Progressive – Inspired by possibilities, learning and adapting together