EPA Test Writer/Resource Developer/IQA/Assessor Trainer

I’ve been involved with Trailblazer Apprenticeships since January 2017 and have:
• Written online tests, including hundreds of multiple choice questions and scenarios for Levels 2, 3, 4 and 5 (Leadership and Management, Retail, Education and Training)
• Developed assessor and IQA guidance covering the range of methods used for EPA
• Produced assessment and quality assurance processes and documentation
• Designed and delivered training for Independent End Point Assessors and Lead IEPAs (including mentoring and coaching support)
• Carried out End-Point assessments for Retailer, Retail Team Leader, Team Leader/Supervisor and Operations/Departmental Manager (both on-site and online remotely)
• Internally quality assured assessment decisions across a range of Independent End Point Assessors for all of the above EPAs. (I was Lead IEPA for ILM).

I bring a combination of extensive L&D experience with a solid evidence base from psychology to the work that I do.

Availability: From 1st July '19
Travel: UK (depending on contract)
Details of Occupational Competence (within last 3 years): Leadership and Management: Managed a team of trainers delivering a range of courses in the public and private sectors. Managed a team of IEPAs assessing Levels 3 and 5 Leadership and Management Apprenticeships.
Vocational / Academic Qualifications: MSc Occupational and Organisational Psychology, MSc Psychology, S/NVQ Learning and Development (Human Resource Management), Prince 2 Project Management Practitioner, Assessor and Verifier units D31, D32, D33, D34
Membership of Professional Bodies: Member - Institute Leadership and Management, Principal Practitioner - Association for Business Psychology, Member - British Psychological Society (including registered aptitude and personality test user)
Level: 5
Business and Administration Standards: Operations / Departmental Manager