Overview of post: LGV Driving Instructor
Tyneside Training Services, part of Gateshead College, are seeking to recruit a Trainer Assessor with a Logistics background. Your primary role will be to deliver Practical LGV Driver Training courses, you will also support delivery of our classroom based courses on a number of our highly successful Transport and Logistics programmes.
You should have a driver training background and be capable of delivering outstanding practical and classroom based training to diverse groups of learners, including long-term unemployed and apprentices. It is essential that you have held a Cat C+E LGV Driving License for a minimum of 3 years.
It is preferable, that you hold an Assessor Award and be PTLLS qualified, A Cat D (Coach/Bus) Driving License and an RTITB Lift Truck Instructor Qualifications would also be beneficial to your application.
About the College
As an outstanding organisation and business (Ofsted 2015) we pride ourselves on the very highest standards and look to recruit people to join our team who share our passion for ensuring that our students have the best possible opportunity to secure a prosperous future. In 2018, the college was named the Top Company to Work For in the North East and also Best Not-For-Profit company in the region.* We provide education with employment edge; it is one of the things that sets us apart from other colleges and has made us so successful.
*Awarded by NCJ Media – Best Place to Work North East 2018
Gateshead College take all reasonably practicable measures to reduce the risks presented to employees undertaking business-driving duties as part of their role to an acceptable level as required under the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999. If you are required to drive as part of your role, it is essential that you proved us with a copy of your Business insurance certificate, and a copy of your license and vehicle check.
We also have excellent benefits to offer with this role; 28 days annual leave plus bank holidays, a career average pension with Local Government Pension Scheme, a fantastic rewards scheme on discounts at a host of retailers exclusively for Gateshead College employees, free gym membership, on-site parking, company sick pay, discount on public transport, cycle to work scheme, flexible working, hair and beauty salon discounts, and many more!
Gateshead College is committed to Equality and Diversity and Safeguarding the Welfare of Children, Young People and Adults at Risk.