Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) Apprenticeship Tutor (part time)

Company overview:
Lavender International NDT is an industry leading training school delivering specialised courses and examinations in Non-Destructive Testing to students from around the world.

The role:

We are currently looking to recruit a Functional Skills Tutor who can deliver training in Maths and English up to Level 2.
The candidate will be required to deliver lessons and workshops to individuals on the apprenticeship programmes, providing additional support, advice and guidance to apprentices and employers.

This will be a part time position based at the Advanced Manufacturing Park in Rotherham or our head office in Penistone Sheffield and will involve travel within the UK. We also have a flexible work from home policy with opportunity to take a hybrid approach.

Key duties to include:

· Support and deliver training to apprentices and work for successful achievement of Functional Skills examinations up to Level 2.

· Conduct and use initial assessment effectively and set apprentices targets and goals.

· Work with the NDT Trainers delivering aspects of health and safety, safeguarding, diversity and inclusion and British values as appropriate.

· Working with the NDT Tutors support apprentices with the preparation of portfolios, their NDT Project and any other evidence required for the End Point Assessment.

· Support the pre-enrolment, enrolment, assessment, and certification processes to ensure learners are undertaking the most appropriate training and that their achievement is well managed.

· Rigorously implement assessment guidelines and practices as set out by the Functional Skills Awarding Body and the EPAO, and maintain all apprentice records as appropriate.

· Optimise use of available delivery methods and remote learning platforms to provide a bespoke training experience and to minimise unnecessary travel and reduce carbon footprint.

· Invigilate exams and mark Functional Skills exam papers.

· Carry out reviews with apprentices and employers as appropriate.

· Participate in regular cohort and caseload reviews, standardisation meetings, and CPD events as scheduled ensuring that understanding, and industry experience is up to date and relevant.

· Work with other members of the Apprenticeship Team to ensure that a quality and seamless service is delivered to apprentices and employers.


  • The candidate will ideally have experience of teaching Functional Skills Maths and English.
  • A commitment and ability to comply with safeguarding, Equality & Diversity, Health and Safety policies.
  • Knowledge of assessment procedure in work-based learning and apprenticeships.
  • Excellent attention to detail, organisational skills and time management.
  • Ability to work in a team.
  • A teaching qualification is desirable.

Lavender International is a 100% employee-owned business, meaning all employees can contribute and have their voices heard. Everyone here is responsible for the success of our business, and we have a profit share scheme that benefits all employees.


25th June 2024

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent


  • Company pension
  • On-site parking
  • Work from home


  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Yearly bonus

Work Location: Hybrid remote in Sheffield

Application deadline: 01/07/2024

Reference ID: NDT Tutor – part time

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