Automotive Technical Instructor

Ref No. BHN522756
Salary £27,000 - £33,000/annum
Location Telford, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Open


Are you an Automotive Technical Trainer looking for a new challenge? Or an experienced Automotive Technician wishing to move into training?


Relevant occupational experience

The Job

Our client is currently recruiting for two Automotive Technical Trainer to join their team at their training centre based between Shrewsbury and Telford.

Your responsibilities as a Technical Trainer will involve:

Delivery of underpinning knowledge, skills and behavioural components of the Automotive Apprenticeship Standards to prepare apprentices for gateway and End Point Assessments

Complete timely assessment of apprentice work (practical and theoretical)

Feedback results of practical and theoretical assessments to apprentices ensuring that apprentices understand what they need to do in order to improve

Support and mentor apprentices to ensure each reaches their maximum potential

Implement Safeguarding policy and procedures to ensure that the wellbeing of apprentices is prioritised

Identify and report any factors that may put a learner at risk of not achieving their learning aims.

Escalate any concerns with learner progression to your line manager

Ensure all documentation is completed correctly in accordance with company policy and timelines

To be committed to own development and participate in CPD programmes as required

Keep up to date with technical and academic knowledge

Agree own objectives with line manager

To comply with the clients Health and Safety Policies

Follow processes and administration requirements in accordance with company procedures

Promote efficient use of resources with particular emphasis on reducing the detrimental effects of such resource use on the environment

Essential Criteria:

  • Appropriate level of occupational competence in light vehicle maintenance
  • Either possess or be willing to work towards an approved teaching qualification
  • Full Driving License holder
  • First Aid at Work Qualification (or willingness to undertake)
  • Satisfactory enhanced DBS check
  • Ability to work as part of a team

Other duties as an individual or as part of a team

Liaising with colleagues and managers to ensure co-ordination between off the job and on the job training

Work with the Learner Support Department to ensure maths and English are embedded within technical training

Develop and update training materials and courses

Maintain a safe & clean working environment

Maintenance and development of training aids, workshop facilities and resources

Support the personal development of apprentices by embedding the clients Apprentice Attributes within training sessions

Participate in internal and external quality audits, including observations of teaching & learning, matrix assessment & Ofsted Inspections

Liaise with all parties involved with the training and support of the apprentice to ensure that all support requirements are met in order to achieve all their learning aims

Maintain accurate and up to date apprentice training records ensuring consistency between training records

Comply with all the requirements for Government funded apprenticeship programmes

Contribute to implementation of continual improvement (SAR & QIP)

Attend careers events/shows to promote and provide students, schools, and parents with the most up to date and relevant information concerning apprenticeships

Attend staff meetings & forums and contribute to specific development projects

Work to promote, implement and contribute to clients Equal and Diversity Policy

To apply client Safeguarding and Prevent Policy and practices

To support client in ensuring compliance with GDPR and the Data Protection Act

To undertake all other duties as may be reasonably required as requested by clients Directors and Managers

In return you will receive:


£27,000 - £33,000 DOE

Discount scheme for major retailers,

Part uniform supplied, including PPE,

Internal and external training provided,

Company pension scheme,

Christmas shutdown (max 3 days holiday required)

Sick pay.

For more information or to apply, please email


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