Langley College are looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic candidate to join our team as a Technical Skills Coach & Trainer in Plumbing & Gas.
Langley College is part of The Windsor Forest Colleges Group (TWFCG) which is a leading education provider in the South-East. Our staff work across 3 main campuses at Langley, Windsor, and Strode’s College in Egham. Our teams place the learner at the heart of all we do and in our state-of-the-art learning environments we are proud to deliver education and training to a diverse group of students and businesses each year.
Our mission is to inspire ambition and make a positive difference to lives through learning. We are keen to recruit talented individuals who are passionate about helping us to deliver the highest standards of education and training to local people, communities, and businesses. In return, we offer a supportive and inclusive working environment, where everyone’s skills and ideas are valued and respected.
This role is based at our Langley College campus; the centre for our main vocational and technical courses including Apprenticeships, Adult Education and HE. We deliver an innovative curriculum with superb specialist facilities including latest industry standard equipment and workshops. This also includes by September 2022 a dedicated Green Skills Academy and Centre for the delivery of industry standard training in construction and related technologies, for which this role will be a key appointment
The Role- Technical Skills Coach & Trainer in Plumbing & Gas.
As a Technical Skills Coach and Trainer, you will deliver high quality training and support to enable our plumbing and gas apprentices to reach their full potential. Sharing your skills and knowledge, you will utilise your experience to motivate students to achieve, whilst developing and maintaining high levels of student retention and attendance.
You will work to support and enhance the apprentice and employer experience through effective skills coaching and will be responsible for supporting off the job elements through training sessions and one to one meeting with each of your apprentices. You will support learners on all elements of their apprenticeship including skills, knowledge & behaviours, and functional skills monitoring. The role will require fully preparing apprentices as they work towards their end point assessment.
This is an opportunity for a passionate individual who wishes to work in a truly stimulating and rewarding environment. You will be educated to a level 3 or above in the relevant vocational area of plumbing & gas and have relevant experience in the trade.
For further details on this role please refer to the attached job description/person specification.
Our staff benefit from:
- Access to excellent defined benefit pension schemes
- Free on-site parking at all college sites
- Cycle to Work Scheme and Season Ticket Loans
- Family friendly policies to support Work Life Balance
- NUS cards offering a wide range of discounts
- Various health & well-being benefits including discounted gym memberships, confidential staff counselling and discounted hair and beauty treatments at The Salon at our Langley College site.
Please be advised that the vacancy will close at midday on Thursday 9th June 2022.
Interviews will be held on Monday 20th June 2022.
Please ensure you pay particular attention to the supporting statement of the online application form making sure to include details of how you meet each of the essential criteria listed on the person specification.
Langley College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.