Gas Heating and Plumbing Sessional Instructor

  • Contract
  • Chatham, Kent, UK
  • Posted 1 month ago
  • Salary: £17-£18 per hour
  • Ref: TPGHPSess

This is a unique opportunity for a qualified, experienced Gas Heating Engineer / Plumber with training experience, to become a Sessional Instructor at the long established and developing construction training college, MKC Training at the Royal School of Military Engineering, Brompton Barracks, Chatham, Kent.

We are looking to appoint a passionate and committed Gas Heating Engineer to teach and train military students in the Civilian Gas Heating trade. You will have strong communication skills, want to teach others, IT literate and be prepared to extend your own skills and knowledge.

It is likely that you will be teaching courses in blocks of 5 days, sometimes on an on-going basis, but can be intermittent depending on the needs of the business.

A teaching qualification is not essential as training and qualifications will be provided where relevant.

Essential Requirements:

Up to Date GAS qualifications to include;

MET 1 (optional)

Assessment Qualification (A1 or equivalent).
Quality Assurance Qualification (V1 or equivalent).

Level 3 Qualification or equivalent in gas plumbing / heating / pipefitting.

Substantial trade experience relevant to Gas Plumbing and Heating.

Ability to motivate and encourage students, teaching gas plumbing / heating / pipefitting techniques to others (e.g. to apprentices, trainees etc).

Ability to use a computer for emails, basic reports etc.

Knowledge of relevant Health & Safety legislation and requirements.

Ability to promote safeguarding and welfare of young people that s/he is responsible for, or comes into contact with.

Desirable Experience:

Teaching experience
Relevant professional qualification/membership.

DTTT (Defence Train the Trainer) comprising Defence Instructional Techniques (DIT) or equivalent and 8 day Defence Train the Trainer Consolidation Course (DTTC).

Our client, MKC Training Services is an equal opportunities employer.  They value diversity in their people and all applications will be welcomed and considered regardless of a person’s age, sex, religion, marital status, sexual orientation or ethnic origin.
 All posts are subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service application. MKC Training Services Ltd follows the DBS Code of Practice.

Note to Recruitment Agencies – this recruitment project is under a managed service contract – direct approaches to the client will not be accepted.


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