Retail Apprenticeship Trainer
Permanent, Full time
Monday to Friday, 35 hours per week
Covering Guildford / Farnham
About the role
Here at Babcock International we're looking to recruit an experienced Retail Professional to join our Training Division as a Retail Trainer. We are a trusted name across the training and apprenticeships market and have an enviable track record in delivering intelligent and compelling workforce development solutions and are one of the UK's largest and most reputable training providers.
You'll be part of a large team of Apprenticeship Trainers and Assessors who provide training to numerous markets including Automotive, Warehousing, Facilities Management, Hospitality and Retail. Within Retail, we offer Apprenticeship Programmes for merchandising, dealing with customers to sales processing and stock control. For those with leadership flair, apprenticeships are also a great route for career development, including early progression into retail management. Clients include some of the largest Supermarkets and Department Stores.
Using your experience within any Retail environment and at a Supervisory level, you will train and support learners who are on a 12 - 16 month Apprenticeship Programme for either Level 2, 3 or 4 in Retail.
You will visit the learners in the area at their workplace and deliver teaching, learning and assessment towards their Apprenticeship, including functional skills qualifications (Maths and English). You will maintain documentation within the e-portfolio system, identify and engage with potential employers and learners and build on existing client relationships.
As well as being part of a business that support over 14,000 apprentices, we'll also provide you with all the training that you need to become a fully qualified Apprentice Trainer and Assessor.
What do I need to do the role?
You'll need to be experienced within a Retail environment at Management/Supervisory level and have a keen interest in supporting people through their Apprenticeship.
We would also like you to have the following:
*GCSE A-C in Maths & English or equivalent
*Excellent organisational skills and a professional demeanour
*Have a valid driving licence and your own car
*Proven managerial experience
What else do I need to know?
*Salary is £23,409, increasing upon passing probation (6 months)
*Eligible for company car after 16 months
*Travel expenses are covered.
*Permanent position, 35 hours a week, Monday to Friday.
About Babcock International
For more than a century, Babcock, the Aerospace and Defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure and specialist training.
We're committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme. You'll benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.
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