An opportunity exists for a highly motivated individual to join the Life Saving Victoria as a Trainer and Assessor. We seek a training professional with exceptional presentation skills, enthusiasm and passion for education to join our dedicated team.
Life Saving Victoria is Victoria’s peak Water safety and Lifesaving organisation with 57 Clubs across the state, supporting more than 36,000 volunteer members, servicing the Victorian community. Its mission is to prevent aquatic related death and injury across all Victorian communities. We strive to provide all Victorians with skills in water safety, swimming and resuscitation, along with access to safe beaches, inland water environments and aquatic venues.
LSV is a nationally recognised Registered Training Organisation (RTO) delivering training and assessment to a wide range of client groups located across regional and metropolitan areas. LSV delivers a selection of short courses focusing predominantly on first aid, emergency response and water safety across the state both in metro Melbourne and regionally. Included in the courses currently offered by LSV is both accredited and non-accredited training.
We seek the services of a personable and passionate trainer, who makes training interesting for learners, to join our dedicated team delivering short courses both accredited and non-accredited, focusing predominantly on first aid, emergency response and water safety.
Ideal candidates: we seek a training professional with exceptional presentation skills and demonstrated experience. You will enjoy working with a diverse client base with a passion to educate in these important life skills.
Specific requirements: must have Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE40116 or equivalent) and the ability to maintain current relevant qualifications and professional development evidence in line with ASQA / VET requirements and LSV structures.
Vocational specialties: One or more of the following;
- SISSS00111 Pool Lifeguard
- HLTAID006 Advanced First Aid
- Inland Waterways Life Saving Certificate or equivalent nationally recognized qualification(s)
- Surf / Beach Bronze Medallion or Community Surf Lifesaving Certificate
Personal attributes: demonstrated ability to deliver excellent customer service and to overcome obstacles and 'make things happen'. You will be flexible, be able to co-ordinate on the run to get the best outcomes for your clients. You will be detail orientated and able to work to deadlines. You will be a team player with a friendly demeanor.
Communication skills: sound communication, including well-developed written and oral skills. You will have the ability to communicate effectively to a variety of stakeholders including clients, compliance team and internal teams.
The successful applicants will need to demonstrate success in delivering training and assessment in the suite of short courses LSV provides and a track record of maintaining accurate and timely records.
This is a 12-month fixed-term / fulltime position.
Committed to providing a flexible and diverse workplace, Life Saving Victoria will provide a positive work environment, variety, great office amenities and facilities, based on the beach in Port Melbourne.
Please refer to www.lsv.com.au/careers for the position description.
Applications close 1 March 2020