Trainee Trainer Assessor



Closes 18/06/2023

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Trainer Assessor

Are you customer focused with the ability to engage and build relationships? Do you want to make a difference in a growing business? Are you an enthusiastic team player?

We have an exciting opportunity for a Small Tools Trainer/Assessor to join our dedicated training department based from our main offices in Carlisle – There has never been a better time to join!

The Role

The role of Trainer/Assessor will involve designing and delivering training/assessments to colleagues across Story Contracting and external customers nationwide to ensure they are fully effective and competent in their role. This is an entry level role and would ideally suit someone who is looking to use their knowledge skill and experience gained through work to teach others. Support and development in the role will be given to take your training career to the highest level eventually training Plant/Safety Critical courses.

As a Trainer/Assessor, you will support our Health and Safety culture, role model best practice and up hold competence on a day to day basis. This will involve conducting technical training/assessments of our colleagues and external customers providing guidance and advice on any issues job related.

We are looking for someone with excellent communication skills and the ability to convey complex matters using effective language and methods.

You must have strong organisational skills and be focused on delivering objectives and targets to a high standard. An enthusiastic team player with a desire to continually learn is an essential requirement.


At Story Contracting, we invest in our people. We provide award-winning training and development opportunities for all employees to help you get to where you want to be in your career.

In addition to a competitive salary, pension and company van/allowance We show we care about our people by offering a health cash plan and wellbeing support to keep you fit and well - inside and outside of work.

Our agile working policy allows for a mixture of office and home working, and flexible working arrangements are available so that our people are engaged to give their best.

We care about our communities too and offer our employees two paid for volunteering days each year to spend as a team or individually.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Must be able to drive and have a full UK Driving Licence
  • You will have the confidence to be able to deliver training 1:1 or to a number of people at any one time
  • Some experience of designing and facilitating training events would be desirable but not essential
  • Relevant work experience in a Plant/Construction/Small Tools environment would be desirable


Why Story Contracting?

Story Contracting is a privately-owned, award-winning infrastructure company who is financially secure and agile with a wide range of public, private and third sector clients who enjoy working with our talented and committed team. Our track record for delivery on time and to budget, safely and reliably, has meant repeat business from our clients, which is reflected in our motto of ‘Do It Right!’

Our values are at the heart of everything we do - the way we work and the behaviours we display. We believe that this is what makes Story Contracting and our people exceptional.

GROUNDED - Everyone is equal at Story. We are down to earth and treat each other with respect.

HARDWORKING - We all pull our weight and work hard for each other.

PROUD - We are proud of our safety, our projects, our people, our clients and the success we create together.

FAMILY - We nurture, train, develop and keep our people safe, just like a family. We are inclusive and do the right thing for the business and its people.

TRUSTED - What we say is what we do. Our clients, our people and our communities trust us to do it right.

WINNERS - We are hungry for success and want to be the best performing contractor for our clients, our people and our communities.

Every Story Matters

We are proud to be a place where everyone can be part of the Story!

As part of our pledge to eliminate discrimination and encourage diversity among our Story Team, our ‘Every Story’ policy ensures all employees are a part of a diverse environment and always feel included.

All applicants will receive careful consideration for employment regardless of who you are, where you come from or what you believe in.

Think you’d be a good fit?

Successful applicants will be contacted shortly after the closing date.

Click below to apply and start your Story.

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