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Defence Trainer

Wareham, Dorset
Up to £35591 per annum + Benefits
Closing date
8 May 2024

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Job Title: Defence Trainer
Location: Wareham, Dorset
Compensation: £35,591 + Benefits
Role Type: Full time / Permanent
Role ID: SF56215

At Babcock we're working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a Defence Trainer at our Bovington site.

The Role
As a defence trainer, you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. You'll have the opportunity to deliver the next generation of armoured vehicle training to the British military.

Day to day, you'll train and instruct in the field of driving and maintenance to military personnel as specified by the customer programme.

  • Train and Instruct students in driving and maintenance on current & future armoured vehicles
  • Conduct formative & summative assessments
  • Submit course statistics and reports as required
  • Conduct driving activities for which qualified in support of the contract

This role is full time on site and will be based at the combat manoeuvre centre in Bovington

Essential experience of the Defence Trainer

  • Experience within a defence training environment
  • Knowledge of current and future armoured vehicles
  • Ability to comply with the ARITC code of practice for instructors

Qualifications for the Defence Trainer

  • Must have regimental instructor qualification
  • Level 3 certificate in education & teaching
  • Full Driving Licence including category H (Tracked)

The successful candidate must be able to achieve SC security clearance for this role.

Our Benefits

  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Contributory Pension scheme, with life assurance
  • Employee share scheme
  • Employee shopping savings portal
  • Payment of Professional Fees
  • Reservists in the armed forces receive 10-days special paid leave
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows most employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
  • 'Be Kind Day' enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity

Babcock International
For over a century Babcock International have helped to defend nations, protect communities, and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal.

If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We're committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone's free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.


Be Part of Something Big.

From supporting national defence to saving lives and protecting communities, Babcock provides critical, complex engineering services in the UK and internationally.

Babcock delivers vital services and manages complex assets on behalf of their customers across three key markets; defence, emergency services and civil nuclear. You could be part of this, leveraging their technology, expertise, infrastructure and assets to ensure delivery for their customers, for whom failure is not an option.

Career Opportunities at Babcock

Working for Babcock will give you the opportunity to develop your career, with fantastic prospects for promotion, along with the ability to learn transferrable skills and earn nationally recognised qualifications.

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