Bus & Coach Trainer

Competitive plus benefits

  • Permanent
  • GTG West Midlands
  • Wolverhampton
This vacancy is now closed

We’re currently recruiting for a highly skilled Technical Trainer (Bus and Coach) based at our GTG Training facility in Wolverhampton.

Hours

Full time, Monday – Friday 8am – 4.30pm.

About the role

At GTG, Technical Trainers are responsible for delivering consistently excellent automotive training for apprentices and commercial delegates.

The ideal candidate should have extensive knowledge and proven experience within the bus and coach/HGV sector as a technician or trainer – as well as a genuine commitment to making a difference to our learner’s lives and helping them succeed in their careers.

Day-to-day duties

  • Delivering specialised technical training as needed, in line with curriculum and awarding body requirements.
  • Monitoring the progress of learners throughout their course, completing administrative duties as necessary.
  • Helping with and developing resources for the automotive department.
  • Taking part in and contributing to training and development as instructed by management.
  • Making sure that training sessions include functional skills, equality and diversity and employability skills.
  • Liaising with colleagues and assessing the team to make sure that all learners are on track to achieve.

Essential skills

  • Previous experience in a technical or technical training role within the bus and coach/HGV sector.
  • Excellent interpersonal and influencing skills.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft applications.
  • A positive, common sense approach to tasks and activities.
  • Excellent communication and time management skills.
  • Proven practical ability.
  • Good comprehension skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work on your own initiative and as part of a busy team.

Nice to have (but not essential)

  • A teacher training qualification.
  • Knowledge of the assessment process.

In return for your skills, you’ll receive one of the best employee benefits packages in the automotive industry, including free private healthcare, life assurance and generous staff retail discounts.

Employment within the Arnold Clark Group is offered subject to satisfactory reference and disclosure check.

Only successful candidates will be contacted for interview.

Benefits

Every Arnold Clark employee is entitled to a wide range of benefits, including:

  • Discount on new and used vehicles
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Private medical insurance
  • Life assurance

About Arnold Clark

Arnold Clark is Europe’s largest independent car retailer with over 200 branches across the UK. And you could be part of it.

  • Over 11,000 employees
  • Annual turnover of over £3 billion
  • 24 new car franchises
  • Retails over 280,000 vehicles per year
  • Servicing, repairs, MOTs and tyres

Employment with Arnold Clark is offered subject to satisfactory reference and disclosure check. Only successful candidates will be contacted for interview. Some benefits are only available after a qualifying period.