Trainer - Industrial Cleaner

Lancaster, Lancashire
£24,074 - £30,428 Per Year, Competitive Benefits
23 Jun 2022 10:21
07 Jul 2022 23:59
Further Education
Job Level
Assessor / Trainer
Construction / Building Trades, Estates / Facilities / Operations, Health & Safety, Quality / Standards, Sciences, Vocational
Contract Type
Full Time

Trainer - Industrial Cleaner

The LTE Group is a national, public-sector learning, training and education organisation with a clearly defined mission to 'improve lives and economic success through learning and skills'. Our valued 4,000 colleagues drive our delivery of specialist learning to over 100,000 learners in over 120 UK locations, across our six businesses.

We have a great opportunity to join our Education team as a Trainer - Industrial Cleaner for Novus, our prison education provider at HMP Lancaster Farms, on a permanent, full time (37 hours per week) basis.

At Novus we work with passion, care and commitment to create the foundations for change.

For almost 30 years we have been helping men, women and children of all ages and abilities, in prison settings across England and Wales, to take new directions.

The LTE Group family encompasses the strengths of each of our individual organisations:

The Manchester College - further education | UCEN Manchester - higher education | Novus - prison education | Total People - apprenticeships | MOL - professional development.

What the role entails

We are looking for a passionate individual who has experience in the cleaning industry and wants to share this knowledge with adult learners aged 21 and above. As the Industrial Cleaning Trainer, you will be responsible for delivering high quality, learner-focused cleaning training, supporting the learners' needs to progress through the course and achieve a qualification in a vocational setting.

We will support you at all times in your development, providing a comprehensive induction programme where you will shadow other Trainers in their roles; a week-long prison specific induction; help for you to gain teaching and assessing qualifications (if not already held); and assign an experienced member of the team to be your buddy.

What we need from you

In order to be successful in the role of Trainer - Industrial Trainer, you will need:

  • Significant Industrial Cleaning and customer service experience, with the willingness to up skill in one if required.
  • A flexible approach to working in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • The ability to track and monitor learner progress against course criteria.
  • At least 2 years' experience in the relevant vocational area
  • Willingness to gain an Award in Education & Training within 6 months
  • Commitment to gain a subject-specific qualification to allow them to train to Level 3, within 2 years
  • Commitment to gain an assessor award required by relevant Awarding Bodies, within one year
  • Hold at least a Level 1 qualification in Literacy and Numeracy or be willing to commit to gaining the qualification(s) within 1 year.

Colleague Benefits

As part of the LTE Group family, you will benefit from an excellent package including:

  • Extensive annual leave circa 35 days depending on the contract type.
  • In-house 'Evolve' training programme offers you the chance to upskill and further your career through a wide range of recognised qualifications.
  • Career development opportunities.
  • We pride ourselves on offering a favourable pension scheme with a competitive contribution from the Group.
  • Discounts on your health care through Simply Health.
  • Free, confidential support service provided by an external organisation, PAM Assist.
  • Cycle to work scheme saving you 25% on your purchase.
  • Access to lots of offers with well-known retailers.

The LTE Group is an equal opportunities employer, welcoming applications from all sections of the community. If you feel you could make a difference in this rewarding and growing sector, please click on 'Apply online'

The closing date for this job advert is 07/07/2022. However, the job advert may close early if we receive a good response.

Contact Andy Whittle on 01524 563657 to find out more about the role.