Contract – Permanent
Location- RAF Valley
The purpose of this role is to safely manage training delivery for Fast Jet Phase 4 (Hawk T2), Basic Flying Training (Texan) and Rotary Wing (Juno/Jupiter) and ensure that the output of these programmes is consistent with the annually allocated performance, time and cost parameters.
The General Manager (GM) ensures that flying training is conducted in a safe environment and within the constraints of DSAT and other applicable regulations and orders. The role provides the key interface with the User and the Customer at OF 4/5 level across RAF Valley.
In return, we will provide you with a generous benefits package including the equivalent to 25 days annual leave, a Defined Contribution Pension plan, access to a range of flexible benefits, an Employee Assistance Programme, and Private Medical Insurance.
Ability and evidence of being a role model of Ascent values:
Successful candidates will need to satisfy Ministry of Defence Security requirements and may be required to complete a medical assessment.
In order to discharge Ascent’s primary UKMFTS duty to the MOD to identify and avoid or mitigate conflicts of interest in conjunction with our activities as MOD’s Training Service Partner, Ascent must ensure that no employee or secondee working for Ascent is materially restricted by any conflict of interest when carrying out duties and functions on its behalf. Therefore, candidates who are currently working for or have been employed during the previous 2 years by organisations such as MOD, Babcock, Lockheed Martin or any related group entity or any organisation bidding into the UKMFTS contract should note that Ascent reserves the right to request further information in relation to that candidate’s current or previous employment history and/or take other appropriate steps to ensure Ascent’s full compliance with its primary obligation. Any concerns you have should be discussed with the Ascent HR representative prior to submitting of a Curriculum Vitae.
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