Bricklayer Teacher

Technical Placements
Chatham, Kent
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

This is a unique opportunity for a qualified, experienced Bricklayer, to join a developing construction training organisation, based at the The Royal School of Military Engineering in Chatham, Kent. We are looking to appoint a passionate and committed Bricklayer Instructor to teach military students the Bricklaying trade. You will have strong communication skills, want to teach others, IT literate and be prepared to extend your own skills and knowledge.

Candidates may also need to teach concreting techniques associated with the bricklaying trade (e.g. foundations, formwork, steel fixing, reinforced etc). Therefore, good knowledge of concreting is a benefit.

Teaching qualification is NOT essential, but you will need to take a teaching qualification (supported) whilst in post.

Essential Requirements

City & Guilds Advanced Craft / Level 3 Qualification or equivalent in Bricklaying.

Substantial trade experience relevant to Bricklaying / concreting finishing.

Ability to motivate and encourage students, teaching Bricklaying (and concreting) techniques to others (e.g. to apprentices, trainees etc).

A working knowledge of associated trades.

Knowledge and experience of Microsoft Office Applications.

Knowledge and experience of quality assurance and improvement.

Knowledge of relevant Health & Safety legislation and requirements.

Ability to promote safeguarding and welfare of young people that s/he is responsible for, or comes into contact with.

Willingness to study for teaching qualification (supported by the client) within 3 years of contract commencement.


Teaching qualification.

Relevant professional qualification/membership.

Assessment Qualification (A1 or equivalent) or commitment to achieve one.

Quality Assurance Qualification (V1 or equivalent).

Benefits include 30 days holidays (plus Bank hols), Contributory Pension, Healthcare etc.

Working hours Mon – Thurs, 8-4.30. Early finish Friday.

Our client, MKC Training Services Ltd is an equal opportunities employer. They value diversity in their people and all applications will be welcomed and considered regardless of a person’s age, sex, religion, marital status, sexual orientation or ethnic origin.