Training Officer

Creative Support
Up to £25,590 per annum
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Training Officer

Job Reference: 44438
Posted: Friday 16th July 2021
Closing Date: Friday 13th August 2021
Up to £25,590 per annum
Stockport, Greater Manchester

Are you an experienced manager of social care services and now want to develop your career in a new direction, without having to manage rotas and with the added bonus of working Monday to Friday?

Are you an inspirational person with experience you can share, and do you have a real passion for training?

If you are, we would like to train you to teach health and social care staff at our vibrant Creative Academy, Head Office in Stockport.

Come and join an inspirational team of practitioners dedicated to enhancing the knowledge and skills of our workforce and the lives of our service users.

We are looking for an inspirational, qualified trainer/practitioner with experience and knowledge of health and social care provision and management theory to develop and deliver training to our bright and enthusiastic staff teams. This is a central role within our staff development team and you will be based at our vibrant Stockport Head Office, located less than ten minutes walk from Stockport train station.

Working closely with the Head of Engagement & Learning and the Quality Enhancement Lead, the Training Team and key managers, you will develop and participate in employee learning and development programmes relating to all aspects of service provision. Developing and delivering staff education and skills enhancement and development opportunities in accordance with Care Quality Commission, Skills for Health, Social Care, national occupational standards and NICE guidelines.

As part of a fast paced team, and as a self-directed practitioner, you will inspire and develop a workforce focused initiative to enhance the skills and knowledge of the national health and social care workforce.

For our Stockport town centred based Training Officer role you must have experience in a senior role within social care services and a minimum Level 3 teaching qualification.

Creative Support is a passionate, inclusive, and anti-racist organisation. We are a Stonewall Diversity Champion, Disability Confident Employer who have recently received Investors in People Silver award. We actively encourage applications from candidates from all backgrounds and cultures.

Benefits of working with Creative Support:
-Free 24/7 counselling and employee support programme,
-Competitive pay,
-A pension with company a contribution,
-Company paid enhanced DBS for all staff.

Interviews will take place in week commencing 23 August 2021

Application Instructions:

In order to apply, please read the job description and then complete the online application form using the links above.

You can also download a copy of our application form using the links above. Completed Application Forms must be submitted to our Head Office address (below) or emailed to to be considered for the vacancy. If you have not received a response to your application within 10 working days of the closing date please accept this as notification of an unsuccessful application. Unsuccessful applicants must wait 6 months before reapplying.

If you require any advice on completing your application form, please call us on 0161 236 0829.

Recruitment Department, Creative Support Ltd, Wellington House, 131 Wellington Road South, Stockport, SK1 3TS