Early Careers & Skill Development Coach (Sheetmetal)

Barrow-in-Furness

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Job Description

Job title: Early Careers & Skill Development Coach (Sheetmetal)

Location: Barrow

Salary:  £41,997 – £45,079 Depending on experience.

What you’ll be doing: 

  • Delivering outstanding teaching, learning and assessment practices that engage and inspire apprentices to fulfil their individual potential.
  • Creating and implementing an inclusive learning environment.
  • Developing apprentices that are innovative thinkers and creative problem solvers, through designing and delivering learning content.
  • Coaching apprentices to reach their full potential by providing key support, mentoring, challenge and motivation.
  • Assessing and monitoring learner progress & performance in line with the apprenticeship frameworks/ standards and the occupational expectations of the business
  • Liaising with the Further Education provider in order to monitor learner performance and effectively maximise the link between classroom and workplace learning opportunities.

Your skills and experiences:

Essential:

  • Time served sheet metal worker.
  • Skilled engineering professional with occupational competence within Sheet Metal

Desirable:

  • Training & Development qualifications NVQ Level 3 or equivalent
  • Assessor Award qualification (willing, to work towards during role)
  • Verifier Award (advantageous but not essential) 

Benefits:

You’ll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You’ll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts – you may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

The Early Careers team:

Early Careers is a growing area with record investment here at BAE Systems and you will be joining a relatively new and expanding team. This role will provide you with the opportunity to help shape the apprenticeship programme being based within the Submarines Barrow. We invest £90m into our Early Careers and Skills Programmes annually, with 2,000 Apprentice learners currently in the UK. This is a rewarding role which will give you the opportunity to work with and shape the future talent within the business.

Why BAE Systems? 

This is a place where you’ll be able to make a real difference. You’ll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you’ll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals.

We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments.”

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation.

Closing Date: 21st February 2024

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.

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    We want everyone here to feel valued and empowered to thrive. Who you are should never define what you can do. We believe when you bring together different people and different perspectives it inspires creativity and drives innovation. It helps us fulfil our purpose and it’s integral to our culture. Everyone is heard and respected here.
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    If you’re curious, hungry for more responsibility, and prepared to step out of your comfort zone, there are endless opportunities to grow with us. At every stage of your career our first-class training, coaching and development programmes, role models and mentors will help you embrace your potential and take the next step.
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    Great work deserves benefits that go beyond your salary. Whether it’s health, wellbeing, or financial security for you and your family – our flexible benefits help you focus on what’s important to you.
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  • Making an impact

    Together we embrace every opportunity to have a positive impact. On the world around us, our communities, and each other.
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