Fire Safety Trainer (Associate Tutor)

Job Title: Fire Safety Trainer (Associate Tutor)

Reporting To: Training Delivery Manager

Position Overview

You will have experience in any combination of technical fire safety, ADB, BS9999 fire risk assessment, auditing and enforcement, Fire protection, or fire engineering. Being part of our professional and enthusiastic team, you will strive to provide market leading training and the highest levels of learner engagement.

Acting as a learning champion, you will deliver inspiring and engaging teaching, whilst creating a positive lasting impression, delivering unrivalled professional tuition.

Essential Skills:

  • Knowledge of prevention and detection of fire in domestic, commercial and industrial premises.
  • Knowledge of buildings, building materials, protection equipment and fire safety principles.
  • Knowledge of community safety issues.
  • Able to prepare lesson plans if required.
  • An ability to map lesson content to learning outcomes or assessment criteria.
  • Ability to produce presentations if required.
  • Able to mark assignment work if required.

Principle Accountabilities / Responsibilities:

  • Delivering dynamic and innovative fire safety lessons using blended learning and facilitation.
  • Ensuring the efficient running of the courses, making sure customer needs are exceeded.
  • Liaison with programmes and planning on timetable issues.
  • Adherence to current FSC policies and procedures.
  • Ensuring all venues are left in a safe, suitable and clean condition after use.
  • Making sure all participants leave the site safely and any defects are reported.
  • Making sure all paperwork is returned to the relevant departments on time.
  • To safely supervise all activities.

Required Role-Specific Competencies / Experience / Educational Qualifications:

  • A minimum of a level 3 initial teaching qualification (PTLLS or AET), equivalent or higher.
  • Experience of working in a fire safety role, ideally in inspection and enforcement.
  • Qualified to level 4 or above in Fire Safety
  • High level of confidence.
  • Able to build rapport quickly.
  • Ability to think on your feet quickly.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Proactive attitude.
  • Methodical work process.
  • Excellent time management

Person Specification:

  • A professional attitude and appearance at all times.
  • Customer-first and can-do attitude.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills; the ability to communicate effectively.
  • Ability to meet targets and strict deadlines.
  • Attention to detail, highly organised and efficient approach to tasks.
  • Competent in the use of Microsoft Office products.

Please send your CV to opportunities@fireservicecollege.ac.uk should you have the experience and qualifications to undertake this role.

*Applicants without an initial teaching qualification may be considered, but will have to gain this qualification within six months of commencing the role.

Please note in order to comply with the latest GDPR regulations, all data will be erased from our systems within 12 months if you are unsuccessful, or 6 years if you are successful, once you have left. Please visit our website www.fireservicecollege.ac.uk for our privacy notice.

 

No agencies please

 

Job Type: Contract

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