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Head of Training- Construction Trades - EXPIRED

Job Title Head of Training- Construction Trades - EXPIRED
Contract Type Permanent
Location London, London
Salary £40000 per annum
Job Published 15 Jan 2015
REF J50290KP
Contact Name TPP Education
Contact Email

Job Description - EXPIRED

An exciting role managing a team of Painting and Decorating, Plastering and Drylining Tutors for an inspirational training charity and social enterprise group who have an enormous impact on the lives of current and ex- offenders across the City of London has arisen due to their exciting growth period.

This role will be based within Brixton Prison Training Centre where tutors are training residents in NVQ Level1 Drylining or Plastering as well as in their NVQ Levels 1 and 2 in Painting and Decorating to help them as part of their rehabilitation programme, as well as out in community based projects.

The main responsibilities of the Head of Training will be to:
Manage the training team and ensure compliance with record management and assessments.
Ensure training targets and security standards are met.
Manage the development and implementation of training and assessment operations for the charity
Keep up to date on new methods, techniques and developments in the training field.
Presenting the Working Tax Credit/UTR/business management course for the recruits
CSCS card training with Course Trainer

Based in South and Central London, for over 3years the charity has worked with participants in custody and on release across London to help them obtain professional qualifications in various construction skills at NVQ Level 1 and 2.

Their core objectives are to train and equip ex-offenders with skills, professional qualifications as well as help them gain an understanding of how to manage self-employment, benefits and tax so that they can move into the workplace with confidence and complete the transition from custody into paid employment.

To date over 140 people have been through their training course and have achieved a re-offending rate of less than 12% against the national average of 60%.

The successful Head of Training will:
Have relevant experience as an A1 Assessor and hold the following qualifications:
1.Internal verifier
2.A1 Assessor in Painting & Decorating or equivalent
3.PTTLS/DTTLS or equivalent teaching qualification
4.NVQ2 in painting & decorating or equivalent as minimum
7.First Aid
Have the ability to relate to staff at all levels and to encourage and motivate people
Can engage comfortably with Ex-Offenders/Course Participants

To apply for this Head of Training role, please email your CV to our Education team quoting the reference number J50290KP.

TPP is committed to equal opportunities and actively encourages applications from all sectors of the community. We shortlist based on competencies and not on race, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, or age.

TPP was voted Best Recruitment Agency 2014 at the IoF PIFAs.

Ref: EXPIRED - J50290KP | Published: 15th Jan 2015