Regional Trainer - Learning and Development - South East

11 May 2017
10 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Learning & Development Trainer - Poundland (Retail) - Regionally Based covering the South East

Are you a L&D Specialist / Trainer with a passion to make a real difference in your next role?

Looking for a L&D role where you'll be responsible for design, delivery and inputting into the L&D training plan for one of the biggest retailers in the UK?

If the answer is YES we want to hear from you. You'll love, breath and dream about all things Learning & Development as well as be excited to join a fast paced retail business that's going places and that everyone knows...that's us by the way POUNDLAND!

These roles are field-based supporting 900 stores located in the UK and Ireland so we are keen to hear from people based in the North, South (inc. London), East and West regions of the UK.

About this opportunity

These are new roles created allow us to locally train and develop our amazing retail colleagues you are the real stars of our business. You'll be based in the local area working from selected training stores covering a number of stores in your location, delivering engaging training solutions. You'll also be involved in the design of creative and engaging sessions following the completion of robust Training Need Analysis (TNA).

You'll be supporting the Head of Talent and L&D Manager to achieve their vision of developing and implementing best in class training initiatives that will ultimately support Area and Store Managers to be better able to coach and develop our store colleagues.

In this regional role you'll be required to live in the area local to the one you are supporting, however flexibility is required to cover more remote areas as and when needed and also regular travel to our Head Office in the West Midlands. We don't want you to be a stranger!

About you

It goes without saying that you need to have a passion about all things Learning and Development with proven experience in a similar role. You'll be a team player with a natural ability to engage with stakeholders and the wider department. We're also looking for someone that is confident working remotely and you'll have the ability to make independent and intelligent decisions.

Experience in delivering classroom sessions in a multi-site operation and sound retail knowledge is essential as you'll be focused on delivering operational based training on subjects such as shrinkage, compliance and labour model changes. You'll be amazing with PowerPoint and have experience of creating imaginative tools to support your delegates learning.


There are so many but a competitive salary, pension and bonus scheme are available plus the opportunity to work with some of the best and really passionate L&D professionals in the business!

Company Car - Field based role

Apply today we'd really love to hear from you!

Please inform us which location you would be able to cover from the following; North, South, South East, South West, London, East or West with your application.