Learning & Skills Trainer (Plumbing & Gas)


  • Access to Additional Annual Leave
  • Access to NUS/TOTUM Discount
  • Employee Assistance Helpline


664 Nuthall Road, Basford, Nottingham, NG8 6AQ

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Your future is here

A place to thrive

Being part of Nottingham College means playing a vital part in helping thousands of people reach their potential. Together, we’re making a positive difference to our learners, to our communities and to each other. We’re building better futures, for others and for ourselves. Here, you’ll have the freedom to work in a way that suits you, the support to thrive and the opportunity to shape your career.

Who we need

We are looking for an experienced Plumbing and Gas Assessor to join our Construction Apprenticeship team. You will work with a caseload of Level 3 apprentices, to deliver flexible, high-quality training and assessments within the workplace. You will be responsible for all areas of the apprenticeship standard including some teaching responsibilities.

Key duties include:

-Ensure apprentices cover the relevant knowledge, skills, and behaviours of their vocational area, to meet their end point assessment.

-Monitor and manage apprentice’s progress including the recording of “off the job”.

-Provide quality feedback which encouraged all apprentices to achieve their full potential including higher grades.

-Use college systems to update and track apprentice progression

-Some delivery of the apprenticeship standard

What you’ll bring

As an experienced trainer and assessor, you will need to be Gas Safe Registered and be able to assess apprentices for the following competences:

  • CCN 1-Core Safety
  • CENWAT 1 Boilers/Water Heaters
  • HTR1 Gas Fires
  • CKR1 Gas Cookers
  • LPG

Essential skills include:

  • Planning and organisation
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Team player with the proactiveness to also work independently
  • Ideally you will be a qualified assessor, or willing to work towards
  • Extensive experience and up to date knowledge of working practices within the plumbing and gas industry

A place to belong

Join a diverse, vibrant community of over 1,300 staff and feel welcome from day one. Whether it’s enjoying a cuppa and a chat at our Wellness Cafes, collaborating with your colleagues or making the most of the facilities on our campuses, this is a place you can feel involved, connected and supported. With an attractive benefits package including 35 days annual leave, flexible working opportunities, access to a generous pension scheme and perks package, this is a place where you will feel valued and where you can grow and develop. It’s a place where you can share your ideas, work with people from all kinds of backgrounds and together, make a positive difference.

Be a part of a dynamic and diverse team that thrives on innovation, creativity, and outstanding outcomes. Our aim is for our workforce to mirror the rich diversity of the individuals and communities we serve, creating an environment where a range of experiences, skills, and viewpoints are valued. Within our inclusive workplace, everyone is given the opportunity to belong. As part of this we are happy to consider any reasonable adjustments that successful candidates may need.

Nottingham College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of our students and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks including employer references and an enhanced DBS check will be required for this role.

For further information about the role please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.