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Engineering Training Officer/Tutor – Fire & Security Systems

Posted on Aug 1, 2019 by CV-Library

Blackburn, Lancashire, United Kingdom
Immediate Start
£30k - £31k Annual
Have you got a real passion for your industry?

Are you looking for new and extremely rewarding job role?

Are you passionate about the development of Fire and Security apprentices?

If so, then we have the perfect role for you!

Training 2000 is at the heart of the Lancashire economy, developing talent and training the next generation. We are growing and an exciting opportunity has arisen for the post of Training Officer/ Tutor – Fire & Security Systems

If you haven’t already heard of us, we part of the University of Central Lancashire Group and have over 50 years’ experience of delivering high quality technical and professional training programmes to industry and individuals.

We have a strong heritage, skilled workforce, state of the art facilities and above all a great team ethos. We are on a mission to deliver learning excellence and create outstanding talent for Lancashire and beyond and we firmly believe our people are our biggest asset in achieving this. Our customers are diverse and their businesses varied, from micro businesses such as Dental Practices to global companies such as Chubb.

The role that we are recruiting for is part of our Engineering team and therefore, you will be joining a team of tutors/assessors who are all passionate about making a difference to the lives of our apprentices. You will be joining the tutor/assessor team and therefore will be delivering on our level 3 programmes and will be subject specific in Fire and Security systems.

We’re looking for a Tutor/assessor that will work as part of our team to design, develop and deliver both theoretical and practical learning programmes. You will be the expert in the field of Fire and Security and will ensure that learners are effectively supported through their apprenticeship to achieve their qualification.

We are looking for someone who is knowledgeable and technically competent in fire and security disciplines including fire, security, CCTV and access control. Our ideal candidate will hold a qualification in either fire and security, emergency systems or electrical engineering to a minimum of Level 3 and will have a real passion for passing knowledge onto our apprentices. We are looking for someone who has teaching experience and although not essential, a teaching qualification would be an advantage.

In return, you will work as part of a dedicated team and develop the Engineers of the future.

For this role, you will receive a salary of up to £31,000 (dependent upon qualifications held) and a competitive benefits package. In addition, we believe in providing more than just salary and benefits and we’ll give you time and support so you can develop your career. Our Tutors/assessors continually develop themselves and we’re in the process of developing a learning and development strategy with dedicated CPD days to ensure our whole workforce can continually enhance their career.

The position is based at Training 2000’s Blackburn site and working hours for this role are 37.5 per week; 8.00am to 4.45pm Monday to Thursday and 8.00am to 12.30pm on Fridays.

To give you an idea of our benefits, we firmly believe in having a good work life balance and therefore, they include 27 days annual leave plus bank holidays. This entitlement will increase with service to 32 days and you are also able to purchase up to 5 days extra per year. In addition to this, from the day you join, you will receive life assurance at 4 x your annual salary through our provider Ellipse. Finally, with pensions being an important part of peoples career, following 6 months service you will be entitled to enrol into our Group Private Pension scheme where we will match contributions up to 5%.

We firmly believe that everyone is unique in their own way and we are looking for people from all walks of life who will join our inclusive culture. We are committed to equality, diversity and access for all which makes Training 2000 a great place to work.

Safeguarding of our learners is at the heart of everything that we do. Therefore, due to having children (under 18’s) on our site, all appointments are subject to the receipt of a satisfactory enhanced child workforce disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS; formally the CRB), or a check via the Update Service on a relevant enhanced disclosure. Further information on these checks can be obtained from the Government website.

If this sounds like the kind of role and place for you then we are really excited to hear from you. If you’d like an informal discussion ahead of applying, please contact a member of our HR team on (phone number removed) and they will be more than happy to help

Reference: 210424200