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Driver Trainer

Central London, Permanent, 36K + Excellent Company Benefits
Reference: AJ1005

Our Client

One of London’s leading Waste and Resource Management Service Providers.

Role Purpose

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced and versatile HGV Trainer to grow their career with a leading company within the Waste and Resource Management Sector. As HGV/Driver Trainer you will work as part of the Driving Academy for our clients company providing essential in-cab, on-site and class room based training. Your key responsibility will be to ensure the introduction, competence and smooth transition of new starters and existing team members.

Specific tasks/responsibilities:

New Driver Inductions - Support the induction of new starters, to include delivering selected training sessions and ensuring all inductions run in a smooth and timely fashion. Support Managers and other key team members who deliver activities during inductions, to ensure that their activity is delivered to a high standard and as expected.

In cab coaching/general training - provide in cab coaching, training and guidance to new starters and existing staff to help enhance and embed key knowledge and skills learned from induction or ongoing training to gain full competence and effectiveness in their roles.

Admin support. Organising induction schedules, updating training material and some research work. Recording training hours, analysing data analytics, evaluating training feedback.

Person Specification

You’ll also have:

  • A people person - you love speaking with people and are naturally outgoing and engaging
  • Problem Solver - Responds positively to problems and uses them as an opportunity to do things differently or better and has a confident ability to positively challenge resistant behaviours in those you may be training
  • Positive and resilient - High energy, enthusiastic, friendly with a positive attitude
  • Tenacious - a strong drive for results and loves working in a fast-paced environment
  • Advanced communicator - Tailors the tone, message and approach to engage the audience. Additional languages will also be highly regarded

Required Qualifications and Experience:

  • Driver Trainer/HGV Trainer/Driver Assessor Experience: 3 years
  • Waste Management/Resource Management Services Experience - Ideal
  • Relevant driving instructor qualification from CAVA, AET, ROSPA, RTITB or equivalent
  • CPC - Advantageous
  • HGV/LGV License - Advantageous



Candidates without the mentioned experience will not be considered for this position. Please read the specification carefully to avoid disappointment.

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