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Short Course Chainsaw Instructor

Location:Holme Lacy Campus

Position Details

Short Course Chainsaw Instructor


£20.60 – £22.77per hour (including holiday pay)


We are seeking to appoint a vocationally competent chainsaw operator from within the forestry industry to join our team of instructors in delivering a range of legislative short courses.  It is essential that applicants hold the relevant NPTC qualifications up to, and including, using a chainsaw from a rope and harness.  NPTC or Lantra registered assessor status is advantageous.  Experience of working within the industry is vital along with a detailed understanding of health and safety involving chainsaw operations and people.  This role involves preparing candidates for assessment within a set timescale so the successful applicant will need to be efficient and motivated in supporting others to succeed.

HLC is committed to safeguarding including the Prevent Duty and promotes the welfare of all learners and expects all staff to share this commitment.


Visit our website, email or telephone 01432365333 for job description and application form.


Closing date:  17th January 2019

Interview date:   25th January 2019