SHE Trainer

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Safety Health and Environment Trainer

Would you like to join a multidisciplinary team that delivers world class safety performance? We currently have a great opportunity for a SHE Trainer at BAE Systems Maritime Services business based at Portsmouth Naval Base to transform current SHE training and develop new learning methods for our employees.

As a SHE Trainer, you will support the wider business as the SHE Training and learning professional working closely with the SHE Leads and the business managers/ supervisors.

This role will provide you with the opportunity to work on a busy Naval Base and the opportunity to progress within the business.


Your main responsibilities as will involve:


Training delivery of existing SHE courses (Managing Safely, Risk Assessment, COSHH, Managing Contractors etc) and other in-house courses to employees of all different levels in a thriving business


Challenging current thinking around learning and embracing the latest technology to develop new SHE Training learning methods and solutions


Working in the SHE team with the business and the Learning and Development team to support the SHE Training planning, coordination and governance to ensure effective use of resources.


Your skills and qualifications as a SHE Trainer:

Hold a Health and Safety Qualification:

  • NEBOSH Diploma (or other L6 qualification/diploma such as British
Safety Council, NCRQ, Oxford Brookes etc.)
  • Environment qualification such as IEMA Certificate

Hold a training qualification such as one of the following

  • PTTLS (Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector)
  • 7302 Level 3 Certificate and Diploma in Delivering Learning
  • 7307 Level 3 Certificate in Teaching Adult Learners
  • 7318 Level 3 NVQ Learning and Development qualifications
  • 7407 Level 4 Certificate in Further Education Teaching
  • PGCE (Post Graduate Certificate in Education)

Must be personable and engaging to make the subject come alive


Knowledge is important but so it the ability to deliver it and ensure that people learn

What we're looking for in you:

Maritime and or any experience in high risk industries would be good

Any experience in military, rail, nuclear

Any experience as a training consultant

Location: Portsmouth

Salary: Competitive

Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.


BAE Systems

BAE Systems is one of the world’s leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.

Join us and help to define the future of global maritime defence capabilities. With approximately 3,500 employees based at five UK locations and revenue of £600million, we pride ourselves on employing the best professionals around and offer significant opportunities for committed employees to learn and grow with us.

From our headquarters in Portsmouth, we are proud to support the Royal Navy in global operations. BAE Systems Maritime Services delivers end-to-end support to over 50 per cent of the Royal Navy's surface fleet. Our services include ship upgrades, repairs, dockyard facilities management and provision of combat systems training. We also develop and support the Royal Navy’s complex equipment, such as radar, torpedoes and small boats.

With our international programmes and core support to the Ministry of Defence, you could find yourself working on the iconic Queen Elizabeth Class aircraft carriers, Type 45 Destroyers, Type 23 Frigates, Type 26 Global Combat Ships, Hunt Class Mine Countermeasure Vessels, Offshore Patrol Vessels, historic ships and more. Our highly skilled teams design, develop, support and maintain a wide range of complex equipment. This includes Spearfish, one of the most powerful and capable wire guided torpedoes on the market. Currently undergoing a major upgrade programme, Spearfish will soon benefit from further sophisticated advances in its homing, warheads, tactical and fuelling systems, as well an upgraded guidance link. Then there’s Artisan, the 3D radar that can identify a target the size of a tennis ball, travelling at a speed of more than 2000 miles an hour more than 25 kilometres away!

The projects you’ll be involved in will form the backbone of the Royal Navy for decades to come. You'll be part of something important; something you can be proud of.

BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of the community which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems, including women, BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will not use any personal information relating to your background at any stage of the application process.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we sometimes close our vacancies early. It is therefore advisable to apply as early as possible if you would like to be considered for a role with BAE Systems.