Security Instructor

  • Company:
    New Zealand Army
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
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What you will do

As the Security Instructor, you will be part of a small, highly committed team who develop and deliver security training programmes. The focus of this role is to deliver effective training, education, and awareness programmes to enhance the NZDF’s security culture.

The key responsibilities include:

  • Delivering face to face specialised security training across the country;
  • Engaging with personnel across all three services and non-uniform staff members;
  • Coordinating with the NZ Defence College to manage training administration; and
  • Implementing learning solutions in collaboration with a range of learning professionals and subject matter experts across the organisation.
  • Please note: This role requires regular domestic travel to conduct training courses and events; therefore you must have a clean full driver’s licence.

    What we need

    You will bring knowledge of security, military or protective security requirements (PSR); and/or experience of facilitating learning to a diverse range of adult learners within a classroom setting. You will be able to work autonomously, at pace, and able to engage with a wide range of different people to deliver effective training.

    You will also have:

  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to translate technical or complex information easily;
  • The ability to work independently, autonomously and be able to make decisions using sound judgement;
  • Adaptability to adjust content to relate to the target audience; and
  • A sound working knowledge of learning theory, instructional design practices, and educational evaluation.
  • Who we are

    As a member of Defence Security you will contribute to the safety and security of all New Zealanders. We have opportunities in a diverse range of interesting fields. If you are agile, collaborative, curious, and not willing to accept the status quo, join us for a career where you can make a real difference.

    Every hour of every day, 365 days of the year, the New Zealand Defence Force is contributing to the defence, security and well-being of Aotearoa / New Zealand. As a modern, professional military, it is our goal to maintain well trained, equipped and disciplined armed forces that can react to crisis at short notice. 

    Why Us

    NZDF is an inclusive organisation that is open to flexible working arrangements and welcomes applications from people regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, age, beliefs/opinions, or family circumstances.

    In return for your expertise, dedication and hard work, NZDF is offering remuneration reflective of your experience, along with:

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  • Discounts Handbook for selected retail, entertainment and service providers;
  • 5 weeks annual leave per year;
  • Variety, challenge and a chance to influence.