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Fire Fighting Training Instructors

£33K Basic Salary

Location South West
Sector Public Sector
Job type Permanent
Role Learning delivery
Job ref 2932
Benefits Life assurance, Pension

We are looking for someone that has a wealth of experience in Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting (ARFF) and has previously worked either within the RAF or in the fire service at either a watch or station manager level.

This job aligns to the LPI’s Capability Map see how


Responsibilities

  • Delivers instructional content and facilitates learning needs for a specific classroom population.
  • Responsible for the delivery of training of both professional and non-professional fire and rescue training in line with FSC course schedule.
  • To undertake the duties of Subject Manager, Course Director, Exercise Director and Tutor whilst supporting the delivery of various levels of training.
  • Responsible for performing the DTC Defence Trainer Supervisor role, supervising the completion of the WTS for Phase 2 Defence trainers.
  • Development of Career personal development plans
  • Supporting the FSC Training Delivery Manager, Military Chief Instructor and FSC Scheduling staff in the scheduling of Defence Training and the allocation of Defence Trainers.

Skills

  • Either Corporal level or above within the RAF or Watch/Station Manager within the fire service
    Familiarity with DSAT JSP822 Advantageous
  • A Firefighter with both structural and ARFF qualifications and experience
  • Hold at least a level 3 qualification in teaching and learning ideally having a DCTS DTTT (Phase 1 and 2) qualification and be a DTCF Practitioner (Level 2).  
  • Ideally hold an accredited level 4 Fire Safety Risk Assessor qualification.
  • Ideally be a DTS Level 2 Practitioner or if not, have a commitment to complete DTS and associated WTS within 6 months of recruitment.

Experience

  • Either Corporal level or above within the RAF or WatchStation Manager within the fire service
  • Familiarity with DSAT JSP822 Advantageous
  • A Firefighter with both structural and ARFF qualifications and experience

Education

  • Familiarity with DSAT JSP822 Advantageous
  • A Firefighter with both structural and ARFF qualifications and experience

Qualifications

  • Familiarity with DSAT JSP822 Advantageous
  • A Firefighter with both structural and ARFF qualifications and experience

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LPI Capability Map

This role aligns to the following competencies on the LPI’s Capability Map. If you plan to apply for this job, it will help your application to submit your Capability Map Competency Profile, in addition to your CV.


Design and develop solutions

Design and develop solutions
2 – Proficient

(Co-)Designing and developing learning experiences and solutions that include appropriate formal and informal learning solutions, resources and performance support, ensuring that business, performance and learner requirements are met.

Facilitate learning

Facilitate face-to-face learning
4 – Strategic

Facilitating face-to-face learning events, using engaging facilitation skills to actively involve people in learning, motivate them to adopt desired behaviours and meet agreed session outcomes.

Facilitate live virtual learning
3 – Advanced

Facilitating interactive virtual-learning events using varied and regular interactive opportunities to encourage participation with the overall aim of meeting the session objectives/outcomes.

Support learning

Support work teams
2 – Proficient

Working with line and project managers to help a work team perform by working, collaborating and learning effectively together.

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Working with the Learning & Performance Institute

Blue Eskimo enjoys a unique relationship with the Learning & Performance Institute, as its nominated recruitment provider. And, as a company that’s accredited by the LPI, we operate within its guidelines and uphold its standards.

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