Safety Trainer

  • Member
  • Vp plc
  • Division
  • Groundforce
  • Location
  • Based from home - South
  • Closing Date
  • 29/01/2021
  • Job Description
  • Groundforce has built a reputation as a first class market leader by developing six core business elements. Each division was formed to serve the construction industry by offering specialist solutions in shoring equipment, piling equipment, pipe stoppers, pressure testing, trenchless technology, temporary bridges and excavation training. A commitment to developing our vast product range means Groundforce’s customers can be certain of innovative products and a comprehensive service.

    We understand that all continued success rests firmly with our employees, and at Groundforce we have an ethos of putting people at the very core of our business. To ensure our first class service continues, we offer excellent career support and development for all our employees and believe this positive approach ultimately drives success through to our customers.

    We currently have a job opportunity within our Safety Training team for a construction/utilities orientated Safety Trainer based from home to operate on behalf of Groundforce Training Services across the UK. You will be required to deliver both classroom and practical training courses to our customers in line with our current training programmes. The ideal candidate will be location in or around Southampton, Bridgwater or Cardiff.

    Working with the General Manager – Training and reporting to the Compliance & Training Manager – Training you will be mega focused on exceeding our client expectations for outstanding quality of training. Accredited courses will be delivered either at our in-house training facility at Worksop, at a variety of satellite locations nationally or on-site at our customers’ premises. Consistent assessing and measurement of delegates will be required to meet course objectives. In addition, the role will require planning and development of future course lines.

    Furthermore, Safety Trainers will need to be able to be extremely detail oriented in all administrative tasks, which are crucial in this environment. We would also require the Safety Trainer to be up to date and informed regarding awarding bodies and their policies, to include statutory policies, health & safety, employment and equality laws.

    Skills & experience required:


    • A recognised training qualification is a prerequisite
    • Knowledge of the construction Industry/Utilities & Civils sectors
    • Ability to communicate and deliver presentations, experience of delivering training
    • Willingness to deliver practical training, outdoors in inclement weather
    • Experience of writing/producing training sessions
    • Education level – minimum GCSEs C and above in Maths & English
    • Full driving licence required.