Motor Vehicle Technician

Stamford, UK
16 Aug 2019
21 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Protocol are proud to be working in partnership with Quality Resourcing Solutions and New College Stamford to recruit for a Motor Vehicle Technician.

New College Stamford celebrated the outcome of its Ofsted visit in February 2017, with the inspection team confirming that the education provided by the college is 'Good' with a 'well-established culture of high expectations'. Ofsted praised the role of leaders and managers in developing 'a clear strategy that focuses on high standards' and 'careers rather than courses', and complimented college lecturers for their delivery of 'high-quality theory lessons and practical sessions'. Their next aim is to continue to strive for excellence and become an Ofted rated 'Outstanding' college.

New College Stamford is looking positively to the future with ambitious plans for the further development of the curriculum and facilities. Each year they teach thousands of full-time and part-time students and make every effort to give them high-quality education and meaningful opportunities to practise their skills in the workplace through work experience opportunities.

Their continued success is down to the hard work, determination and quality of our staff across the whole college. New College Stamford believe everyone has a part to play in doing all they can to further the success of the students and they value each and every member of staff. In return, you will become part of a passionate and friendly team with a supportive and inspiring ethos.

Role responsibilities

* Help and assist lecturing staff in providing and undertaking practical and vocational learning activities for learners.
* Check, maintain and where possible repair equipment.
* Maintain a clean, safe and well-organised environment in the workshop.
* Assist in the operation and maintenance of files, both manual and computerised.
* Maintain stock levels and provide accurate and current inventories of tools, equipment and materials as required by your Line Manager.
* Attend meetings as required by your Line Manager.
* Participate in risk assessments of practical activities.
* Ensure the clearing away, cleaning and safe storing of appropriate equipment and materials after use.
* Supervise students undertaking practical work, visits, examinations/other assessment, etc.
* Support staff and students in the use of specialist equipment.
* Supervise the activities of learners to ensure that Health and Safety regulations are adhered to.
* Maintain up to date knowledge of Health & Safety Regulations, eg COSHH.
* Undertake First Aid duties, as and when required.
* Undertake minor maintenance work as appropriate to ensure the safe and uninterrupted use of accommodation, equipment and resources. Where necessary, arranging for the repair of accommodation/equipment in accordance with approved procedures.

The person & qualifications

* Must have level 2 English and Maths
* Must have a strong knowledge of motor vehicle maintenance and have worked in the trade
* Good communication skills and proactive approach

About Protocol
Protocol are the specialist full-service recruiter dedicated to education, training and skills. People are at the heart of everything we do. We place people first.

We're more than a recruitment agency - we pride ourselves on our ongoing support and aftercare delivered by our expert team, and all our candidates benefit from free access to our exclusive online CPD portal, Learning Zone.

Whatever your career goals, we've got the right role for you. With a wide range of temporary and permanent positions available, from lecturing and training jobs to assessment and support staff roles, all with very competitive pay rates and benefits - your future is in good hands.

The legal bit
Protocol promotes equal rights and is an employment business under The Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003. Work is undertaken on a self-employed basis under contract with Protocol. An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check is required for all Protocol assignments. All positions advertised by Protocol comply with the Agency Workers Regulations 2010.

As a result of the volume of applications we receive, we regret that we might not be able to respond to every candidate with individual feedback. If we have not contacted you within two weeks of your application being received then regretfully your application will not be taken forward on this occasion

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