Senior Trainer - Programming and Software

18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Trainer - Programming and Software

Fed up with your hands on technical role? How about teaching others for a living?

Why apply?

If you've had enough of contracting or your permanent role is no longer challenging you. How about doing something different and helping others understand the technical world of Software Development and Programming. Then this role is perfect for you.

Who are we?

As one of the largest learning services organisations in the UK. We like to help develop skills and capabilities for everyone from apprentices to business leaders. With our HQ in London and 20 training centres nationwide, QA Group is comprised of four fast-growing divisions- QA Learning, QA Apprenticeships, QA Consulting and QA Higher Education- all of which deliver innovative, award winning (2016 Top 20 IT Training Companies List) & ever evolving skills solutions.

What is the role?

With our support and training, you will deliver face to face / e-Learning / digital training and content development for all appropriate areas within the QA family to likeminded people. Whether this is a highly qualified professional or young learners looking to get into the world of Technology.

You will be delivering both public scheduled and bespoke courses for all appropriate areas of:

  • Programming - C#, Java, Python or JavaScript
  • Continuous Integration - Jenkins, Maven, SBT or Gradle
  • Linux- Centos, RHEL or Ubuntu
  • Containerisation - Docker, Docker Swarm or Kubernetes
  • Cloud - AWS and Microsoft
  • Configuration and Infrastructure Management - Ansible, Puppet and Chef

How will we support you?

Experienced or not experienced, you will be assigned a co-pilot (friendly buddy but cool sounding name) to help get you up to speed. For those who are not qualified, we will help you achieve your TAP accreditation which gives you the confidence and knowledge to teach.


It is unlikely you’ll want or be able to work for free. So with that in mind we offer a financial package of up to £45,000 per annum.

Other benefits

25 days holiday, 2 days paid Charity work each year for a charity of your choice (which we actively encourage), 3 days of additional training which does not need to be relevant to your role from our very own course selection (1,500 to be precise), Life Assurance, subsidised gym membership and cycle to work scheme.

Must have’s:

  • Solid programming experience gained in the "real world"
  • Solid Linux or Windows administration skills
  • Exposure to continuous integration, cloud and configuration management
  • Knowledge of modern training techniques and tools in technical subjects
  • Degree in a relevant technical field
  • Excellent organizational and time-management abilities
  • Web Front end experience is advantageous but not essential
  • Outstanding communication skills and comfortable speaking to crowds

So interested? If so please apply.