National Driver Training Manager
c£50,000 + benefits
MVP’s client is a major logistics business with multiple operations within the UK. They are currently seeking to appoint a Driver Training Manager to take overall responsibility for their Driver Academy, based in the East Midlands. Reporting to their Operations Director, you will focus managing the activities of the Academy and ensuring that it is actively promoted, both internally and across the Logistics and Supply Chain sector.
Key responsibilities will include:
Proactively delivering effective recruitment activities to ensure the supply of recruits meets operational demandsEnsuring that consistently high levels of driver training, assessment and mentoring are achieved through the driver training programme and a team of driver trainersCoaching and mentoring driver trainersWork with site transport management teams to deliver high standards of driver performanceDeveloping and ensuring maintenance of a culture of safe working and continuous improvement
Candidates will need the following skills and experience:
National and International CPC holderDSA approvedPrevious experience of driver instruction, training and delivery, including development of new training methods and materialCommercial skills and understanding of business operating proceduresStrong knowledge of relevant legislation and associated technical standards for Tachographs, drivers’ hours, driver and vehicle licencing and relevant Health & Safety legislationExcellent decision-making skillsStrong IT skills
This is an excellent opportunity for a driver training professional looking to develop their career.