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Vehicle Mechanic Assessor - Coach

Aldershot, Hampshire
Up to £35000 per annum + + benefits
Closing date
20 Jun 2024

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Job Title: Vehicle Mechanic Assessor - Coach
Location: South East Region + Remote Working + Frequent Travel to Sites
Sites Covered: Aldershot, Maidstone, Abingdon, Oxford, Woolwich
Compensation: £35,000 + Benefits
Role Type: Full time / Permanent
Role ID: SF57177

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 Vehicle Mechanic Assessor - Coach at our Land Training site.

The role

As a Vehicle Mechanic Assessor - Coach, you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. We play a vital role in the security of the nation, supporting the equipment used by the British Army. This includes the fleet management of over 50,000 vehicles, ranging from quad bikes and generators to main battle tanks, and weapons from pistols to cannons.

Day-to-day, you'll visit vehicle mechanic learners within their workplace using your vocational experience and knowledge to deliver learning, coach, assess and support them to achieve their apprenticeship.

  • Support, motivate and coach all learners through their apprenticeship programme, ensuring all components of the apprenticeship programme are completed in a timely manner whilst meeting awarding organisation, ESFA and Ofsted requirements
  • Monitor and review learners inline with the customers expectations
  • Ensure all required documentation is completed to the correct standard and within agreed timelines
  • Provide portfolio building advice and guidance to learners based on the requirements of their programme
  • Effectively record, plan and track individual learner progress in accordance with agreed paperwork and reporting processes

This position involves travel/working across a range of internal and customer sites, as a requirement of the role.

This role is full time, 35 hours per week and is fully remote and requires regular travel to a variety of locations including London, Aldershot, Maidstone, Kent, Abingdon Oxford, Woolwich 4 days a week.

Essential experience of the Vehicle Mechanic Assessor - Coach:

  • Considerable experience in the vehicle mechanic field
  • Good understanding of work-based learning programmes
  • Previous experience in the defence sector, ideally within the army arena (desired not essential)

Qualifications for the Vehicle Mechanic Assessor - Coach:

  • Relevant industry related qualification (Vehicle Mechanic minimum of Level 3)
  • Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement (desirable)
  • Maths and English - GCSE grade C or above (or equivalent)

We value difference and don't have a fixed idea when it comes to background or education, provided you can show the required level of experience and/or willingness to learn then we would like to hear from you.

Security Clearance

The successful candidate must be able to achieve and maintain Security Check (SC), enhanced DBS and Child Barring Service (EDBSCBL) for this role.

Many of the positions within our company are subject to national security clearance and Trade Control restrictions. This means that your eligibility for certain roles may be affected by your place of birth, nationality, current or former citizenship, and any residency you hold or have held.

What we offer

  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Matched contribution 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 the majority of 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
  • Flexible working - we give people more options to better integrate their work and personal life, whilst ensuring that business needs are met.
  • Flexible locations.
  • Growth opportunities.
  • Potential to develop skills.

Babcock International

For over a century Babcock has 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.

We are a disability confident committed employer. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please email with the subject header 'Reasonable adjustments requirement'. 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.

Closing date: 06/06/2024


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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