Driver Trainer

Service Training Centre, West Way, Euxton, Chorley, PR7 6DH


LOCATION: Service Training Centre, Southport Road, Euxton, Chorley, PR7 6DH

SALARY: Grade 6 SCP 18-25 £24,982- £29,577

WORKING ARRANGEMENTS: 36.25 hours per week, a flexitime scheme is in operation

CLOSING DATE: 12 noon, 3 December 2021

Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service are inviting applications from individuals to join the Driver Training team, working at Service Training Centre and other locations as a Driver Trainer.The role is available to individuals who have a minimum of 2 years’ response driving experience, held an LGV (category C) entitlement for at least 3 years and hold a current Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency Approved Driving Instructor (ADI) qualification.Willingness to complete an initial programme of personal development appropriate to the role and individual needs (This may be completed on a modular basis) and willingness to maintain competence through programmed course delivery and attending further development are required.

The successful applicant will have the opportunity to work with the Driver Training team to assist in the development of driver competence across all areas of LFRS.

Please note that the working hours and remuneration for this post are currently under review as the Service considers the impact from the implementation of Section 19 of the Road Traffic Act in relation to working practices, and the requirement for the post holder to undertake driver training during weekend and evening/night-time hours.

Closing date for applications is 1200 noon on 3 December 2021. Interviews are likely to take place week commencing 10 January 2022.

Diversity matters at Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service – we want to attract the broadest range of people to work with us and the more diverse the workforce, the better able we are to serve our community. We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from all individuals regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexuality, social background, religion and/or belief or age. We are proud to be a Disability Confident Employer.