Become an Independent End-Point Assessor

We’re looking for Independent End-point Assessors to deliver excellent quality assessments to apprentices across the following standards:

Management, Business Administration

Retail & Hospitality

Healthcare & Public Sector   

Associate Project Manager

Hospitality Team Member

Assistant Practitioner (Health)

Operations/Departmental Manager

Hospitality Supervisor

Healthcare Support Worker

Team Leader/Supervisor

Commis Chef

Senior Healthcare Support Worker

Customer Service Practitioner

Senior Chef Production Cooking

Dental Nurse





Dental Practice Manager

Retail Team Leader

Adult Care Worker

Customer Service Practitioner

Lead Adult Care Worker


We're also looking for Lead Independent End-Point Assessors to act as ‘sector experts’ and ensure a standardised, consistent approach to quality assurance, through monitoring and supporting their own team of Independent End-Point Assessors. The Lead Independent End-Point Assessors will also support the End-Point Assessment (EPA) Team and the Quality Assurance Team with the recruitment, selection and training and on-boarding of Independent End-Point Assessors.

We’d love to hear from you if you have the following:

  • Relevant assessor qualification
  • Occupational competency in relevant vocational sector, with a minimum of 2 years’ relevant occupational experience or professional qualification higher than the level of apprenticeship being assessed
  • At least 2 years' assessing experience (5 years for Lead Independent End-Point Assessor)
  • An understanding of Ofqual requirements and any other regulators including industry bodies
  • Experience of producing clear, accurate and concise written reports
  • Current driving licence and have flexibility to travel across your area
  • Ideally, hold a recognised Internal Quality Assurance (IQA) qualification (essential for Lead Independent End- Point Assessor)
  • Educated to GCSE Maths/English grade C and above (or equivalent qualification)
  • Where appropriate, enhanced DBS in place.

Support and training

We provide a comprehensive and structured on-boarding programme, including:-

  • Induction programme
  • Awareness and visibility of NCFE’s EPA policies, procedures and regulations
  • Regular skype and webinar updates
  • Query management via a dedicated support team, accessible on telephone and email.

Job roles

Apply now

To apply, please complete the application form below and return, with an up to date copy of your CV to [email protected]:

Talk to us

Our Apprenticeship Services team can advise and help you navigate your end-point assessment journey.

Give us a call: 0191 240 8950

Email: [email protected]