Simulation Specialist Senior Instructor

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Simulation Specialist Senior Instructor 
Aukland, New Zealand 
Salary circa £100,000 per annum plus benefits and full relocation package 

This is an exciting civilian role where you can utilise your specialist experience to support the delivery and execution of Bridge Warfare Officer (BWO) Navigation and Warfare training on a daily basis for RNZN BWO using Bridge Simulation and operational tactical training systems as the primary training and assessment tool and sea assessments for specialist courses.  This includes but not limited to specialist military training programme design, development and delivery, collaborative engagement with Serco and NZDF staff, facilitation of training scenarios and technical expertise in simulation systems.

About You

You are a motivated, resilient, and focussed professional who prides yourself on the ability to deliver training to the next generation of Navy Officers.  You are committed to becoming an integral part of Serco Defence, the leading provider of maritime services in the Asia Pacific region.  You're a respectful and professional person who demonstrates exceptional values in everything you do.

To be successful in this role, you will have:


  • The highest levels of personal integrity and behaviour
  • Must have served in the RNZN, RAN or RN as a Navigation or PWO specialist (or equivalent)
  • Currently holds NZ Citizenship or Permanent Residency and/or is able to gain NZ Citizenship or Permanent Residency
  • Ability to hold and maintain a Defence security clearance of SV, NV1, or above or equivalent security clearance recognised within the Five Eyes (FVEY) alliance (US, UK, NZ, AUS & CAN)
  • Must be flexible around shift rosters
  • Must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, proof will be required to gain entry into all Defence areas
  • This is a position of trust and responsibility and to support this we will conduct a thorough probity assessment as an essential selection component for this role


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Why Serco

Meaningful and Vital Work - Everyone in our Defence business has an important role to play in the smooth operation of the UK's Armed Forces. Whether you're joining us from the military or from a civilian background, you'll take great pride in supporting the military and the care we take of our defence customers.

A World of Opportunity - With over 70 military contracts here in the UK and a wide variety of roles, Serco can offer excellent opportunities for progression, whether that's in Defence or in another part of our multi-sector business. We also support our teams with a range of training and accreditations, from apprenticeships to chartered statuses.

Great People - Within Serco you'll find diverse and inclusive people that are driven by the same can-do attitude and values of Care, Trust, Pride, and Innovation. We are proud of who we are as individuals - and of how we come together as one team.

About Serco

At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play, from caring for vulnerable people to managing complex public services.  We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world in areas including defence, transport, justice, immigration, healthcare and citizen services. We are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.

We're also a signatory of the UK Government's Women in Defence Charter


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Serco is a Disability Confident Employer committed to employing and retaining people with disabilities. Disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at an interview. For help with your application please contact 0345 010 4000.

We see people first and foremost for their performance and potential. We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive organisation that supports the needs of all. As such we will make reasonable adjustments at interview through to employment for our candidates. We're a proud holder of the Silver Inclusive Employer Standard and we actively encourage applications from females, those with disabilities or from an ethnic minority background. 

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