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Weapons Instructor - Lyneham

  • Salary: Benefits
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Chippenham, Wiltshire
  • Sector: Other
  • Date posted: 27/10/2017
  • Job reference: J374206A

A brand new and exciting opportunity has arisen for a Weapons Instructor to join a FTSE 100 Organisation based in near Chippenham in Wiltshire at MOD Lyneham. This will be supporting the delivery of training course modules within the Weapons Department required for trainees in support of the Defence College of Technical Training contract and assisting with the technical administration of training and equipment.

  • Prepare and deliver instruction on course modules in the Weapons Department
  • Prepare relevant training material, if necessary involving Media and Graphics Department input to provide relevant Weapons 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
  • Review course material and content to ensure it is current and evolves to support equipment and technology advances
  • 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.

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Minimum CGLI City & Guilds Part 3, NVQ L3, Apprenticeship in Engineering Maintenance (Machine tools, Precision Engineering, Gunsmith ) technical discipline or Equivalent military qualifications, gained as Class1 REME Armourer, or similar RN/RAF trade
  • Previous instructional experience is desirable, however full training will be provided
  • Effective communication in the learning environment
  • 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?

  • Competitive package
  • 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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