SWS Launcher Instructor

Location: Helensburgh, Argyll & Bute Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Defence Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: James Giblin

SWS Launcher Instructor



  • SWS Launcher Instructor needed for a leading Defence organisation based in Helensburgh who are looking to employ an experienced SWS Launcher Instructor with an in-depth experience in training environments and SWS equipment

What the role entails:

Some of the main duties of the SWS Launcher Instructor will include:

  • Support of FOST instructional requirements
  • Deliver instruction outputs as assigned by TTF staff
  • Support SWS operations in support of training outputs within TTF as assigned
  • Provide support to FOST authorised organisations in support of training outputs
  • Support US/UK forums
  • Conduct reviews of training documentation iaw FOST Quality Processes
  • Shift working will be required in support of the RN Training Programme
  • Responsible for maintaining a working knowledge and understanding of approved documentation, mandatory health and safety legislation, acceptance standards and directives to ensure compliance with Trident Programme and Company requirements

What you need to be the successful SWS Launcher Instructor:

In order to be the successful SWS Launcher Instructor and have a chance to gain such an exciting opportunity you will ideally need to have the following:

  • Experience in training environments and SWS equipment
  • Experience of instructional delivery
  • Excellent organisational and workload management skills
  • Strong communication, verbal and presentation skills
  • Flexibility and an adaptable attitude to working shifts.
  • Be motivated, reliable, show initiative and be able to work to deadlines
  • Defence training delivery qualification, Defence Train The Trainer (DTTT) or Defence Instructional Techniques (DIT)
  • Defence training design qualification DSAT or equivalent standard
  • Knowledge of the PSA and how it impacts UK training documentation
  • Capable of building and maintaining customer relationships and debating technical issues with both Customer and Accreditor
  • Knowledge of FOST Quality Processes

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a SWS Launcher Instructor to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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