Independent Assessor

Job ID: 12

Category: SFJ Awards

Location: Remote

Job type: Full Time



SFJ Awards Independent Assessor – Emergency Services Contact Handling L3

SFJ Awards are a dynamic End Point Assessment Organisation (EPAO), approved by the Education & Skills Funding Agency to deliver EPA’s across several Apprenticeship Standards.

We are seeking applications from candidates to become associate Independent Assessors and would like to hear from suitably qualified and experienced professionals with a background in emergency contact handling in a Fire and Rescue Service, NHS Integrated Urgent Care organisation, 111 providers or Ambulance Service.

The role of our Independent Assessors is to assess an apprentice’s competence and knowledge against industry-specific standards. The role is flexible.

To be considered, our Independent Assessors must have:

  • Thorough knowledge of their occupational area.
  • Recent experience of their chosen occupational route (which demonstrates industry competence.)
  • (Desirable) An assessor qualification (Level 3 Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment, Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement, A1 or D32/D33.)

Successful candidates will have a customer-focused approach, excellent communication skills and interpersonal skills along with the ability to meet deadlines.

The Workforce Development Trust is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes everyone.

We strongly encourage people of all gender, religion, ethnic backgrounds, sexual orientation, and individuals with disabilities to apply.

If you need any reasonable adjustments at any point, please let us know. In your application, please feel free to advise on your preferred pronouns, for example she/her, he/him, they/them etc.

To receive a copy of the role description and application form please email your expression of interest to

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