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Vocational Tutor - Plumbing Job, Antrim, Belfast, Northern Ireland

Location : Antrim, Belfast, Northern Ireland
Job Type : Permanent - Full-Time
Salary : Negotiable
Date : 10 Oct 2018
Reference No :
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Job Desciption:

The purpose of this role is to develop the necessary competence of learners through the effective provision of high quality training, assessment and on site placements with employers in line with current guidelines and procedures to meet the requirements for the Department for the Economy, the Education and Training Inspectorate, ISEF Standards and the various Awarding Bodies.



  • To sustain expected levels of performance in accordance with internal standards relating to learner retention, success and progression
  • To design lesson plans and schemes of work appropriate to qualification being delivered
  • To recruit learners to undertake work-based learning programmes as required
  • To maintain optimum occupancy numbers in line with the programme targets
  • To initially assess and record learners’ skills, abilities and experience
  • To prepare an individual training plan for each learner
  • To liaise with the Employer Engagement team in effectively matching learners and employers
  • To ensure all placements meet the necessary requirements and safeguards in terms of insurance, liability, employment law, health & safety etc
  • To deliver practical and technical learning sessions to learners
  • To monitor, review and record learner progress while learning both off site and while in placement
  • To monitor the section’s income and expenditure budget particularly in terms of learner allowances, equipment, resources, materials, tools, protective clothing and registration, examination and qualification costs appropriate to each learner
  • To undertake personal training as necessary to maintain high quality standards of work
  • To produce internal and external reports as required
  • To develop relationships with key partners and other external organisations as required
  • To carry out such other relevant or related duties as may be required by management
  • To maintain effective working relationships with all internal departments








·         Maths and English GCSE Grade C or higher (or recognised equivalent)


  • Level 3 qualification (or higher) in plumbing


·         Hold a current UK driving license


·         ICT literate


  • Teaching and Learning Qualification containing LLUK Standards for Teachers, Tutors and Trainers.


  • Internal Quality Assurance (TAQA)  


  • Assessor Award (TAQA)


·         Able to demonstrate knowledge of and practical implementation of the Training Cycle


  • 3 years relevant industry experience (post-apprenticeship)


  • Ability to engage with and motivate learners to learn to their full capability.



·         Knowledge and Competence in the use of IQRS systems, Awarding Body Records and Certification Methods


  • Use of innovative learning methods including ICT


  • Knowledge of the training cycle and teaching methods


  • Experience working in the employability sector
Special Aptitudes



  • Excellent planning and organisation skills

·         Ability to communicate effectively with learners and colleagues of all levels and backgrounds





·         Competitive salary package

·         Mileage: 45p per mile

·         20 days holiday rising with length of service

·         Company sick pay

·         Laptop, mobile if applicable

·         Childcare vouchers

·         Flexitime

·         Company pension

·         24/7 Employee Assistance Programme



For more information or to discuss in confidence, please contact Henry Deazley at CSR on 02892627488. Alternatively, to apply, click on the link below.

Crescent Specialist Recruitment (CSR) is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Crescent Specialist Recruitment (CSR) operates as both an Employment Agency and Employment Business on behalf of our clients.

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