Assessor vacancies at Xact

Please see below for fire safety assessor employment and contractor opportunities with Xact.


Introduction

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a confident, enthusiastic and committed individuals with a keen eye for detail. You will be part of our professional and enthusiastic team, providing fire safety courses and qualifications in England and Wales.

Xact is a leading provider of Level 2, 3, 4 and 5 fire safety courses and qualifications with our core customers being from the Fire Service, Building Control, fire risk assessors and sprinkler sectors.

A recognised Assessment Centre, Xact has pioneered an approach to helping delegates become competent and gain qualifications that meet National Standards via courses and workplace activities and through Recognition of Prior Learning.

Main duties and responsibilities

  • Assess evidence from courses and workplace activities to appropriate standards.
  • Provide constructive feedback to individuals.
  • Collaborate with Operations Manager, Internal Verifiers, Assessment Centre and other assessors in development of course and workplace assessments.
  • Operate in accordance with policies and procedures of Assessment Centre and Awarding Bodies.
  • Maintain a current CPD record and keep current in residential and domestic sprinkler systems.

Experience

Applicants must have previous experience in the fire safety and the application of core documents e.g. DCLG FRA guides, Approved Document B, BS 9999.

Ideally, applicants will have experience in mentoring and assessing.

What you get from us

  • Contract with agreed remuneration rates
  • Laptop and IT support
  • Introduction and ongoing training and support
  • Flexible hours and work arrangements
  • The opportunity to play a part in a developing company which is leading the field in fire safety training.
  • Job satisfaction, variety and chance to develop expertise as a specialist.
  • Working with the support of a highly-experienced team.

You must have

  • Practical experience in the fire safety sector
  • In depth experience applying ADB and BS 9999
  • Experience in assessing
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Team oriented and flexible approach
  • Professional attitude and appearance
  • Competent in the use of Microsoft Office products.

Current vacancies


Fire Safety assessor: Part time

Part time: 2-3 days per week

Salary: £25,000 – £30,000 (pro-rata) dependent upon qualifications and experience

Hours per week: To be agreed

Location: Working from home, Worcestershire (office) and occassional customer locations in England and Wales


Fire Safety assessor: Associate

Salary: To be agreed, dependent upon qualifications and experience

Hours per week: To be agreed, dependent upon qualifications and experience

Location: Working from home, Worcestershire (office) and occassional customer locations in England and Wales


How to apply

Please email careers@xact.org.uk with CV and a brief cover letter stating why you would like this role and how you meet its specification.