We operate a bilingual policy. All applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English.

Training Advisor – Plumbing

Closing date: 04/04/2023

Reference: REQ104125

7.4 hours / Permanent

27,344 - 29,439 *


*All salary values are pro-rata.

About the role

Lifelong Learning and Skills is seeking to appoint a dynamic and highly motivated individual to deliver high quality tuition and assessment in Plumbing. We seek enthusiasm to promote teaching methods, attainment and achievement of our learners/students.

The main duties of the post holder will be:

  • To implement effective teaching strategies on a variety of courses and programmes
  • Plan and deliver schemes of work and lessons that meet the requirements of Learners
  • Be a role model for learners/students, inspiring them to be actively interested in curriculum area of plumbing.
  • Updating professional knowledge and expertise as appropriate to keep up to date with developments in teaching practice and methodology, in general, and in the curriculum area of plumbing.
  • Ensuring a high-quality learning environment within the plumbing areas.
  • To prepare and update course content and materials and assignments to ensure relevance in the learning situation and curriculum initiatives
  • To assess and evaluate learners progress and course work and provide constructive feedback and guidance to encourage learning and improve the quality of the learning experience for learners
  • To ensure that all learners receive appropriate enrichment activities and support

In exchange for your skills and interest, we will offer in return the opportunity to work in a forward thinking and ambitious organisation located in an area recognised for its stunning landscapes ad beaches. Furthermore, you will have:

  • From 26 up to 33 days annual leave days per year (plus 8 public holidays)
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Salary sacrifice schemes including the Cycle to Work scheme
  • Health and wellbeing initiatives including discounted memberships to our local leisure centers
  • Life-style savings and Vectis card

Job Description and Person Specification

For further details please contact Karen Bulman on 07967278986.

Note: We reserve the right to amend the application closing date. 

Safeguarding and protecting adults and children at risk are key priorities for us. We aim to support adults, children and young people at risk to ensure they are as safe as they can possibly be. We acknowledge their right to protection and will take action to safeguard their welfare. Each member of staff and volunteer is expected to share this commitment, and we will require an Enhanced Check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) before appointing to this post.

What we offer

Work-life balance

Lifestyle savings scheme

Generous employer pension scheme

Cycle to work scheme

Learning and development

Where you'll work

Porth Cymorth Cynnar – Community Wellbeing and Learning

We provide early help, prevention and intervention services to a range of groups and individuals across the County. Our aim is to identify need and offer support before issues and concerns become too great and more formal intervention is needed. Our key functions include:

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