Apprenticeships Mentor

Recruiter
Travis Perkins plc
Location
Chelmsford
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are recruiting a number of Mentors nationwide. This is a regionally based role. You will have access to an office near to your home location and will cover a number of our branches within a region. You will need to hold a full, clean UK driving license. The role will come with a company car.

Apprenticeships are evolving and as an employer provider, we are dedicated to providing the highest quality training and support to all of our learners. As part of this vision, we’re looking for inspiring and enthusiastic individuals to join us in this newly created role. As an Apprentice Mentor, you will support our Business Managers and their Apprentices throughout their programmes to ensure they complete on time and to a good standard.

In this regional role, you will play a vital part in ensuring that all our Apprentices experience a positive learning environment that’s structured and progressive, and centred around them. On a day to day basis you will;

Keep accurate records on all learners in line with quality standards

Support, advise and motivate learners having good coaching conversations that challenge thinking and motivate change

Provide support and guidance to Managers in how to develop apprentices, using influencing and persuading skills to develop Managers that may be more experienced that you

Provide feedback and coaching in live environment with colleagues and Managers at all levels of the Organisation

Provide training and support for learners with functional skills Maths and English up to level 2

Set and develop good achievable targets to keep learners on track

Attend and take part in regional standardisation meetings and contribute to best practice exercises

Undertake appropriate training and development to remain industry aware and record and track in a CPD

To excel in this role, we’re looking for experience of Apprenticeship assessment and delivery. You’ll be adept at setting,developing and achieving targets whilst providing feedback in a live environment.

This is a regional position so you will need to hold a full UK driving license, and be flexible to travel throughout the region as required. A company car will be provided to the successful applicant.

About Us

The Travis Perkins Group operates 21+ businesses across the UK. Everything we do and sell is all around you. With a £6bn turnover and more than 28,000 colleagues serving trade and retail customers from over 2,000 trading outlets nationwide, we are the top performing UK Group in our sector. From supplying materials for iconic buildings to helping out our local customers through the floods, we’re a highly collaborative, high impact business that’s been recognised as one of Britain’s Top Employers.

The ‘family feel’ of our business has crafted a strong inclusive culture, where people come first - rewarding performance and building careers. It’s the reason why we are such a successful organisation, doubling in size in the last 5 years with clear growth plans for the future.


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