AM2 Relief Examiner

  • Location: Ashford
  • Salary: £19.23 per hour
  • Hours: Variable, up to 37 per week
  • Closing date: 27 Apr 2018

From 2017, Ashford College will be relocating to a brand new state-of the-art campus at Elwick Road, in the town centre. With £26 million of investment, the 7,135m² campus will accommodate over 1000 students and is one of Ashford’s ‘Big 8’ projects, set to regenerate the centre of the town.

About the role

We are looking for an AM2 Relief Examiner to join our Sustainable Technologies team.

As an AM2 Relief Examiner, you will provide cover for the AM2 Examiner in the event of holiday or sickness and will be required to work as a part of a team in the Electrical Installation curriculum area assessing workplace students taking the Achievement Measurement 2 (AM2) Skill Test.

The ideal candidate will need to hold NVQ Level 3 Installing and Commissioning Electrical Systems and Equipment or C&G 2360 Part 2 Certificate, or an industry recognised equivalent of either of the above. It is essential that you have  a minimum of 5 years’ industry experience post-initial technical training or apprenticeship.   You will need to hold a current ECS Electricians Grade card.

An Assessor Award A1 (formally D32/33) is required,  or the willingness to achieve within 6 months of appointment. Along with the Assessors award you should have  recognised qualification relating to knowledge and understanding of the current edition of BS 7671: Requirements for Electrical Installations, (IET Wiring Regulations) including amendments.  You will need to hold a current first aid certificate which is compliant with the 1981 First Aid Regulations. Level 2 English and maths is required.

The hours required are variable up to 37 hours per week.           

Working with us

In return, the College offers many benefits including access to competitive pension scheme, generous annual leave entitlement and Childcare Vouchers.

West Kent and Ashford College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our users and expects all staff to share this commitment, in order for all to achieve their full potential. Successful applicants will be required to undertake satisfactory pre-employment checks including a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check and provide proof of their right to work in the UK. Where applicable a prohibition check will be carried out.

To apply for this job, please download an application form from the website   

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Due to the volume of applications we receive it is impossible to inform all applicants if they have been short listed:  therefore if you have not heard from us within 14 days of the closing date you can assume that you have not been successful.

West Kent College is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.