Medical Instructor

Ref: 958| Posted: 14th Oct 2021

Our client, a maritime training provider based in Glasgow are looking for a Medical Instructor. You will be responsible for the delivery of medical courses aimed at the Maritime, Offshore and Renewables industries. This role will also involve the periodic delivery of entry-level First Aid courses.
  • Experienced in medical industry with professional qualification
  • A1 Assessor or equivalent
  • 5+ years’ experience in nursing or similar role in the medical profession
  • 3+ years’ experience in the delivery of medical courses
  • Able and willing to work to flexible schedules/ shifts and commit the time required to get the job done
  • Knowledge of industry approved Medical & First Aid practices 
  • Knowledge of equipment used for Medical & First Aid emergencies
  • Communication skills
  • Organisation of teams
  • Gaining and maintaining approvals if required
  • Mentoring staff
  • Course delivery
  • Possess active registration within the UK to practice nursing or equivalent
  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Worked offshore /at sea or delivered training in this environment
  • First Aid qualified
  • Knowledge of industry training standards & associations (OGUK, OPITO, STCW, IADC, APi etc.).
  • Ability to adapt to industry changes.
  • Delivering industry-approved medical courses (STCW, GWO, OPITO, & Bespoke events).
  • Supervising and teaching delegates during medical courses and other applicable training events.
  • Carrying out delegate competency assessments against the required course criteria.
  • Maintaining all specific physical resources used on medical courses
  • Ensuring stock levels of consumable items are accounted for and new orders are communicated to management promptly
  • Attending periodical operational meetings.
  • Managing your weekly training schedule, set by the Team Lead, in line with the agreed monthly rotations
  • Promoting a positive safety culture around the worksite.
  • Maintain and update courses to meet approval standards, following the Companies process and systems such as ISO 9001 but not limited to.
  • Occasional travel as required.
  • You may be asked from time to time be asked to undertake other tasks that are considered to be relevant to your position.
Competitive Salary and Benefits Package