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To apply for this role please forward a copy of your Curriculum Vitae with a covering letter to:- email or telephone 02034 189717

Vacancy For Health & Social Care Trainer

Alium Care Training is a leading health and social care training company endorsed by Skills for Care as a Centre of Excellence and delivering a range of courses to services across the UK via virtual classroom training.

We are currently looking for an experienced, self-employed Health and Social Care Trainer to deliver high quality training courses within adult health and social care to our contract businesses - specifically for Train the Trainer courses (including Medication Administration, Adult Safeguarding, Basic Life Support and Moving & Handling).

This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a motivated and determined team.

Role Requirements

Applicants should have:

  • A good level of education including English and Maths to GCSE level however a Certificate of Higher Education is preferred.
  • Level 3 qualification in Education & Training, AET, PTLLS, CTLLS, Cert Ed or equivalent.
  • At least 2 years teaching experience in Health & Social Care.
  • A working knowledge of Health and Social care within adult services.
  • Confidence in delivering training in a virtual / on-line environment (Zoom and Microsoft Teams) and specifically Train the Trainer courses.
  • Ability to ensure that learners are fully equipment with the knowledge, practical skills, understanding and confidence to carry out their responsibilities as a trainer once they return to service.
  • Well-developed communication, facilitation and training skills.
  • Ability to provide excellent customer service in an engaging, informative and inclusive way.
  • An appreciation for the full range of care settings and an in-depth knowledge of regulatory requirements, legislation and best practice.
  • Skillset and experience to plan course delivery to meet the business’ needs.
  • Contribute to the design and content of the programmes to ensure that they meet the business’ policy.
  • Ability to review courses to ensure that they remain current and keep abreast of care training developments and care sector guidelines.
  • Experience of collating learner course feedback and reviews following the delivery.
  • Understanding of the goals and requirements of a service wishing to improve their CQC status.
  • Ability to demonstrate a proactive, reliable, self-motivated ‘can do’ attitude.
  • Personality to be an excellent team player and show understanding, discretion and diplomacy for learners.
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills.
  • Knowledge of, and be competent in, the use of Word, Powerpoint and ExCel.
  • DBS approval and relevant insurances in place.
  • Driving licence (preferred).

Terms are commensurate with experience and include expenses