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Communication and Optronics Instructor - Lyneham, Wiltshire

  • Salary: Benefits
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Chippenham, Wiltshire
  • Sector: Other
  • Date posted: 27/10/2017
  • Job reference: J376424A

A brand new and exciting opportunity has arisen for Communication and Optronics (Bowman) Instructor to join a FTSE 100 Organisation based in near Chippenham in Wiltshire at MOD Lyneham. This will be supporting the delivery of instruction on course modules in Communication and Optronics Department in support of Defence College of Technical Training contract lesson plans, training aids, precis and student hand outs.

  • To prepare relevant training material, if necessary involving Media and Graphics Department input to provide relevant Communication and Optronics Instructional Training and maintain personal CPD portfolio in respect of new technologies and equipment ensuring that lesson plans are training sessions are developed in accordance of the approved Course Training Plans (CTP)
  • Assessment of trainees to include: Creation of written examination and progress test papers, Creation of practical assessment/examination scenario and continuous assessments. Marking of examination papers, Setting and marking of course and homework, invigilation of examination and assessments.
  • Ensuring student development through monitoring, feedback appraisal, discipline and training interventions, ensuring all supporting documentation is maintained and that any special student developmental needs or training delays are flagged to the Lead Trainer (LT). Delivery of remedial training and revision as necessary.
  • Maintenance of technical literature, training equipment, training aids
  • Responsibility within the Communication and Optronics training areas for cleanliness, security, HSW, COSHH and environmental and engineering hygiene and ensuring that all students are fully aware of these requirements.

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Minimum BTEC Level 3, or Ordinary National Certificate (ONC) in the appropriate technical discipline (Electronic and Electrical) and NVQ Level 3 in Engineering Maintenance of Electronic & Electrical systems/Equivalent military qualifications, gained as Class1 REME Electronic Technician or similar RN/RAF trade
  • Experience in the maintenance of BOWMAN Communication Systems (Lv 2 and Lv3)
  • Previous instructional experience is desirable, however full training will be provided
  • Effective communication in the learning environment
  • Have or willing to complete the Certificate of Education and Training Level 4, or equivalent and complete a Care of Trainee course.
  • Supervisory experience
  • BSC Level 1 Working Safely
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Outlook packages (Computer literate)
  • Knowledge of military environment and equipment

What's on offer?

  • Excellent Training and Progression Opportunities
  • FTSE 100 Organisation with excellent work/life balance

Security Restrictions

Successful applicants will be required to obtain UK MOD security clearance and DBS prior to appointment

For further information or a confidential discussion please apply now or call Joe Urwin on 0117 9309 725

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