We are currently recruiting for a Training Manager to join one of the UK's leading independent healthcare operators who shares its ethos of delivering the highest quality professional and personal care. They consist of Nursing homes and care homes across the UK.
The position will be based from their offices in Lowestoft, although travel across all homes will be required.
The purpose of the role is to ensure all company employees are equipped with the requisite knowledge and skills to complete their roles successfully. Devise strategies and methods to train staff or provide programmes on job functions.
Key Duties and Responsibilities
Lead in our unique in-house dementia training programme
Develop and implement effective training and induction programmes
Produce training materials, manuals or documentation
Use audio visual aids, computers and teaching applications
Carry out training as required
Manage a training budget
Organise reports and analysis
Participate in the evaluation of the company’s training and development needs against agreed organisational goals, business and quality objectives
Coordinate training programmes and schedules
Customise training strategies
Work to establish effective employer/employee relationships and create and uphold an open, positive and inclusive management culture
Advise Directors of any changes to the training we provide which may be required to meet legislative requirements
Ability to travel between our homes and to work flexible hours
Minimum two years’ experience in a similar role
NVQ level 3 or above in health and social care
Solid experience in training within the care industry
Experience in presentation of training programmes
Moving and handling trainer qualification (desirable but not essential)
Safeguarding trainer qualification (desirable but not essential)
Up to date knowledge of all legislative and regulatory industry standards
Ability to organise own work and carry out duties without direct supervision
Good attention to detail
The ability to organise and prioritise workload when faced with multiple tasks
An Enhanced DBS Certificate will be required (paid for by the client)
If you are interested in this rare opportunity and have the relevant skills and experience as stated above, please submit your CV NOW!