Trainer OST, Fitness and First Aid

Warwickshire Police and West Mercia Police
United Kingdom
£30180 - £31938 per annum
06 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Trainer – OST, Fitness and First Aid

Hindlip, Worcestershire


Full Time

The closing date for this post is 12 noon on Thursday 19th October 2017

Interviews will be held W/C 30th October 2017

A strategic alliance has been formed between Warwickshire Police and West Mercia Police in order to enable both forces to meet the challenge of reducing policing budgets. By working more closely together the forces will benefit from greater operational and organisational resilience, making us the fourth largest geographic police area in England and Wales.

The main purpose of the role is to research, design, deliver and evaluate training programmes. To assess achievement of trainees and provide professional feedback and / or developmental plans as appropriate.

Main Responsibilities:
To research, prepare and plan training material according to objectives and in accordance with organisational requirements.

To design and deliver training programmes.

To support the learning of others using the most effective medium.

To prepare reports, tests and assessments on delegates / students as required.

To validate and update training material as appropriate.

To identify and apply appropriate evaluation processes, incorporating feedback into training design.

Maintain knowledge / accreditation and skills with regard to national, regional and local developments in computer & communication systems.

To be available to utilise specialist knowledge and skills to support other areas of the organisation.

To undertake other duties commensurate with the nature, level of responsibility and grading of this post, as required.

Level 3 Accredited Training and Development qualification, or equivalent qualification (e.g., CTLLS).

Understanding of Health and safety requirements.

Understanding risk assessment processes and their mitigations.

First Aid at Work qualification.

Accredited (REP) Level 3 Personal Trainer.

Accredited (REP) Level 3 Exercise Referral Professional.

Accredited (REP) Level 2 Gym Instructor

Analysing training needs.

Designing and delivering learning and development solutions.

Formal assessment against recognised standards.

Proven experience of coaching / teaching physical education / fitness.

Competent in use of IT including Microsoft Excel & PowerPoint.

Excellent communication skills.

Ability to deliver First Aid Training.

Ability to undertake Risk Assessment for Venue, Training and Individuals.

Special Conditions:
The duties of this roles will require weekend working.

We want our organisation to be as diverse as the community it serves. We welcome applicants from all sections of the community.

You will be required as part of Warwickshire Police and West Mercia Police recruitment process to successfully complete vetting and credit checks.

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