SFJ Awards is a U.K. regulated Awarding Organisation and End-Point assessment organisation.  We are part of The Workforce Development Trust group, a registered charity that exists to improve people’s lives by enabling the effective development and deployment of the workforce who deliver services for public benefit. Recruitment to SFJ Awards’ vacancies is managed by the recruitment team at The Workforce Development Trust.

How to apply

  • Applications for our vacancies should made by submitting a CV and cover letter as specified in the LinkedIn job advert.
  • Please include details of how you believe you meet the criteria set out in the job description and person specification.
  • Completed applications can be sent through ‘Easy Apply’ on the job post, can be emailed to, or posted to Workforce Development Trust Ltd (Recruitment), 4th Floor, 1 Temple Way, Bristol BS2 0BY
  • Please note that Pre-employment checks include: proof of ID; right to work in the UK; employment history and references; proof of professional qualifications and registration; occupational health check and, where required, DBS.

Current vacancies

Become an SFJ Awards Independent Assessor

We’re a dynamic and growing regulated Awarding Organisation and End Point Assessment (EPA) Organisation, approved by the Education & Skills Funding Agency to deliver EPA’s across a number of Apprenticeship Standards.

We are seeking applications from candidates to become associate Independent Assessors and would like to hear from suitably qualified and experienced professionals who are interested in getting involved in this exciting area of work.

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

We’re looking for Independent Assessors for the following Apprenticeship Standards:

  • Community Safety Advisor Level 3
  • Emergency Service Contact Handling – Level 3
  • Intelligence Analyst – Level 4

To be considered, our Independent Assessors must have:

  • A 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.

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

In the event that SFJ Awards have no current vacancies for the role(s) applied for, all suitable applications received will be kept on file for 24 months until appropriate vacancies arise.

If you are applying to assess more than one apprenticeship, please state this in your application and demonstrate your occupational expertise for each one.