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Trainer - Firefighter Development


London, GB, E13 8RY

Onsite or Hybrid:  OnSite

Job Title:             Trainer - Firefighter Development      
Location:             London
Compensation:   £40,618 - £42,200
Role Type:          Full time / Permanent or Fixed Term Contract 
Role ID:              SF53634

At Babcock we’re working to create a safe and secure world together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a Trainer - Firefighter Development at either our Harrow, Beckton or Park Royal site.

The role
As a Trainer - Firefighter Development, you’ll have a role that’s out of the ordinary. It will provide opportunities to grow and develop your career, achieve a healthy work life balance and to be recognised for the great work you do.


Day to day, you’ll be responsible for delivering and assessing a variety of courses for the London Fire Brigade. These courses are core to the role of a firefighter. You will be delivering courses that looks at modern day firefighting techniques, in a variety of scenarios that will mean every operational firefighter will have the knowledge and skills to attend dynamic incidents safely.


  • A minimum of 80% of your annual hours will be spent providing training to small and large groups of learners (trainees) 
  • Commitment to Continuous Professional Development
  • Complying with the Fit to Train policy in accordance with LFB requirements.
  • Ensure that all Babcock’s health and safety, equality and diversity and welfare and safeguarding policies are followed at all times within own area of responsibility.


Essential experience of the Trainer - Firefighter Development

  • Experience of teaching, coaching, assessing and/or presenting to groups of adults preferable but not essential. 
  • Fire related background/ experience would be a distinct advantage. 
  • People who are passionate, adaptable, and engaging


Qualifications for the Trainer - Firefighter Development

  • Assessing and Training Qualification at Level 3 or above or relevant firefighting experience 
  • The successful candidate must be able to achieve BPSS security clearance for this role.


Our Benefits

  • Generous holiday allowance 
  • Matched contribution pension scheme up to 8% of salary, with life assurance
  • Employee share scheme 
  • Employee shopping savings portal
  • Payment of Professional Fees
  • Reservists in the armed forces receive 10-days special paid leave 
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows the majority of employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
  • ‘Be Kind Day’ enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity

Babcock International 
For over 130 years Babcock International have helped to defend nations, protect communities and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal. 


If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We’re committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone’s free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.


Closing date:    11/12/2023



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