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Vacancy - Instructor- Durham, Stanley 333

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Location: Durham and Stanley
Salary: 22,884.00
Vacancy type: Permanent
Sectors: Training
Placed by: SkillForce
We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced high quality instructor to work in the Durham and Stanely area delivering the Prince William Award. The award is a character and resilience programme that provides children and young people with knowledge, skills and experience and most importantly the self-belief that they can achieve.

SkillForce is a charity that works in partnership with schools in the UK, drawing upon the skills of predominately but not exclusively ex-services personnel, to deliver our unique and innovative Prince William Award to young people aged 6-14 years. The award programme is the only one of its kind in the name of our Royal Patron, HRH The Duke of Cambridge KG KT.

Key Responsibilities:

Deliver the SkillForce Prince William Award and other courses and qualifications to students, including activities on residential courses, external trips, expeditions and income generation projects
Build rapport with the students constantly maintaining a professional manner while being flexible in approach to students and having the ability to adapt to individual learning styles
Be effective communicators with excellent team working skills and the ability to build positive relationships with colleagues, schools and young people
Create a positive and supportive learning environment for our young people, adhering to all relevant policies and procedures
Produce and implement risk assessments to ensure our duty of care is adhered to
Assess and moderate work, reporting on progress to ensure students progress as planned
Key Skills/Qualifications required:

Ideally will hold a Level 4 Certificate in Education or equivalent, or a willingness to undertake training to achieve this
Must be qualified to a minimum Level 2 in Literacy and Numeracy
To hold a full driving licence, ideally including category D1 (or be willing to work towards D1 if not currently held)
Experience of working effectively with challenging young people, under performers and gifted individuals
Experience of producing schemes of work and lesson plans and planning educational activities
Knowledge of Diversity, Health & Safety, Child Protection and Safeguarding legislation
This role will cover programme delivery in the Durham and Stanely area and applicants must be willing to travel in this role.

The roles requires lone working and will be remotely managed by an Area Manager.

The salary for instructors is £22,884 per annum. Working hours are 37.5 per week on a permanent contract. Employment is likely to start in August 2017 (subject to delivery contracts being secured). 1st stage assessments will take place mid-July.

If you would like more information, please contact Area Manager Amber Scarth on 07823 345629.

For information on how to apply for this role, please visit: http://www.skillforce.org/work-for-us/apply/

Please note, the closing date for applications is 5pm on 14th July. Due to the volume of applications we receive, if you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of the closing date please assume that your application has been unsuccessful.

SkillForce is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

SkillForce is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.
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