Functional Skills Trainer

  • Location

    Birmingham, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Employment Related Services

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  • Salary:

    £23000 - £24000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lesley Price

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    4 months

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Job Title: Functional Skills Trainer
Job Type: Temporary for 4 months ( may go permanent )
Industry Sector: Education and Training
Salary: £23650 Per Annum
Benefits: 25 days holiday pro rata, health cash plan, life assurance, contributory pension scheme
Location: Birmingham ( Peripatetic )

CMD Recruitment is delighted to be supporting a National training provider with a vacancy for a functional skills trainer. The role is initially a 4 month assignment but it may become permanent.

The role is based in Birmingham but you will be required to travel to other sites in the Midlands area but all business travel will be paid at 45p per mile

About the role:

This is a busy and varied role which will require you to use all of your proven skills and behaviours to provide a robust and dedicated support to clients.
You will actively engage with individuals and primarily focus on delivering IT, Maths, English, employability skills and work experience to ensure learners are work-ready for vacancies in their sectors.
You must be confident in classroom delivery and have a good understanding of the training course delivered.

As a person, you will need to have:

An upbeat, can-do attitude and a passion to succeed. You will be an adept communicator with the ability to influence, persuade and listen to others effectively. An enthusiastic 'go-getter', you'll be approachable and adaptable allowing you to really succeed in meeting targets and exceeding them! You will also be able to demonstrate the following skills in addition to the relevant job description requirements;

* Flexible approach to work and travel
* Proven training experience
* Relevant teaching qualifications
* Good functional skills level 2 in Maths and English
* Should be confident in delivering employability
* Resilience to working under pressure and to deadlines
* Excellent written and spoken English
* A good knowledge of the customer needs, wants and expectations
* Confident with IT packages, specifically Excel, Word and Outlook

If this roles sounds of interwst please forward your CV for a confidential conversation

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