Job vacancy: Apprentice Support Manager based across the north of Scotland.

Forest Enterprise Scotland - An agency of the Forestry Commission managing Scotland’s national Forest Estate.

Would you like to support the next generation of apprentices in training for their dream job in forestry? Are you an engaging leader who can motivate, inspire and mentor these new trainees to succeed and achieve learning outcomes?

Apprentice Support Manager - £25,294 - £28,008

If you’re an enthusiastic individual who is passionate about the forestry or land-based industry and who wants to inspire and motivate others to achieve their potential then this opportunity is for you!

Forest Enterprise Scotland is about to begin recruiting a new wave of Modern Apprentices to be based across the north of Scotland: near Aberdeen, Inverness, Lairg and Fort William. This exciting project aims to ensure the next generation of enthusiastic foresters have the skills, knowledge and experience to look after Scotland’s woodlands and wildlife habitats for the communities and wildlife that enjoy them.

This is a great opportunity for someone who is dedicated to developing others to reach their full potential through practical work-based learning alongside a professional qualification. You will enjoy working outside and with a diverse range of stakeholders including young or inexperienced apprentices, seasoned foresters and industry professionals, and accredited learning providers.

We are happy to consider part-time or flexible working arrangements and would encourage applications from individuals of all backgrounds.

To be successful in the role you will be:

• An excellent communicator who enjoys building effective working relationships with a diverse range of people.

• Enthusiastic about contributing to the development of others, being a positive role model and mentor.

• Experienced in promoting outdoor learning methods or in working within an operational role.

• Able to work autonomously and organise own work effectively.

Do you think you’ve got what it takes to help people achieve their goals?

To discover more and to apply for this role please visit the Civil Service jobs website: job reference 1602657

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Closing date

14th October 2018


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