Green Skills and Sustainability Trainer


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

Your future is here
A place to inspire

In a teaching role at Nottingham College you will play a vital part in helping thousands of people reach their potential. We are Nottingham’s College and together, we make a positive difference to our learners, to our communities and to each other. We’re building better futures, for others and for ourselves. Our teachers bring experience, flair, industry connections, passion and care to their roles and in return we invest in them. Here, you 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 outstanding Green Skills and Sustainability Trainer to join the rapidly expanding Employer Services Projects Team and Green Skills Centre at Nottingham College.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is passionate about developing and delivering quality teaching to adults. This is a fundamental role that supports adults gain an insight into Green Skills Industries such as sustainability, heat pump systems and climate change, to name a few.

In this role you will be required to

  • Teach and assess students
  • Have a good working knowledge of green skills within the construction industry
  • To plan and deliver training sessions.
  • Participate in quality assurance procedures including assessment and internal verification (IQA) of students work
  • Provide well-rounded feedback and meet the requirements of Nottingham College’s Green Skills Centre and internal compliance and quality processes.

This post will also help support unemployed adult learners to ensure that we are removing any barriers they may have to training and to ensure they are getting the same opportunities to personal development as their peers.

What you’ll bring

The ideal candidate will be passionate about their industry as well as enthusiastic about teaching adults. Essential skills/experience you will need:

  • Relevant qualifications in your trade (plumbing)
  • Experience in teaching adults
  • High levels of organisation
  • A commitment to learning and development
  • The ability and initiative to work independently but also thrive in a team environment

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Interviews / Assessments are planned for: 1 week after closing date

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 45 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.