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Title:  Care Trainer

Location: 

Saltburn, Scotland, GB, IV18 0JX

Department:  Care (Qualified and Non-Qualified Care Staff)
Operation:  Sanctuary Care
Requisition Number:  184045

At Sanctuary Care, we believe in providing high quality care homes where people are looked after with the utmost dignity and respect. It goes without saying that kindness is what care is all about, so first and foremost, we carefully choose our staff for their kind and compassionate nature. We aim to care, nurture and enrich the lives of all in our ‘family’ at Sanctuary Care, whether that’s our staff, residents or family members.

 

Care Trainer

 

Covering Scotland Highlands

 

Salary £22,546.60 plus, company car

 

21 hours per week

 

About us

 

When you join Sanctuary Care, you will be part of something special – we are an innovative organisation, with ambitious growth plans. We put people at the heart of everything we do and that includes our staff. We invest heavily in your training, promote a strong teamwork ethic and make sure that you have the support and resources you need to reach your potential. Our strength lies in the quality of our people and we employ those who share our values.

 

About the role

 

We are seeking a Care Trainer to strengthen our current team to deliver quality training to our staff to enable them to provide excellent standards of person-centred care. In this role you will be responsible for the entire end to end process of training design, delivery and evaluation, so you’ll have the opportunity to shape what we deliver!  The Sanctuary Learning Academy offer a blended approach to learning and development, using e-learning, face to face training and observation and evaluation.

 

About you

 

Utilising your previous experience of working within the adult social care industry, and working within the regulatory framework, you will be skilled at identifying learning needs and evaluating learning and development programmes through observation and feedback.

You will support a cluster of homes across Invergordon , Aberdeen, Dundee and Edinburgh ensuring that staffs have access to on-going skills development, as required for the care sector and working within Sanctuary Care.

 

You will need to be hard working, have strong interpersonal skills and be able to work as part of a team, and solely, whilst being remotely managed. Communication and organisational skills are therefore essential as you will work closely with people at all levels of the organisation, to ensure cost effective training is delivered appropriately and consistently, tailoring learning solutions and services to meet a wide variety of needs.

 

You will ideally hold a certificate in teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector, CIPD certificate in training practice or have recent experience working in a similar role. Strong computer skills and experience of working to challenging deadlines are essential for success in this role.

 

If you have a passion for learning and development, coupled with an innovative, pragmatic and flexible approach, you will be equipped to meet the needs and add value to our fast-paced organisation. Frequent and overnight travel is a requirement of this role; therefore a full, current driving licence and flexibility is essential to travel to across the region and other regions is requested.

 

Ready to join us?

 

As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary a great place to work, we offer you access to a range of great employee benefits and the opportunity to develop and progress within your career. Benefits include:

 

  • A pension scheme, with matching employer contributions from Sanctuary up to set limits
  • 25 days leave (rising to a maximum of 30 days) plus public holidays
  • Life assurance
  • Health & well-being plans
  • Discounted products & services
  • Personal advice and counselling
  • Family-friendly arrangements
  • Tax efficient benefits
  • Learning and development opportunities

 

We hope you feel you could be our next team member. 

 

Job Reference: 184045

 

Closing date: 15 July 2022

 

View the detailed Job Profile.

 

We might get a lot of applications so reserve the right to withdraw this advertisement at any time.  Don’t miss out, please apply early.

 

 

 

Building Equality and Diversity

Sanctuary Group encourages and welcomes applications from people from diverse backgrounds to support our commitment to offering an inclusive environment for our employees and customers.
We work closely with the Home Office in order to prevent illegal working.
A PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups scheme) check in respect of protected adults will be necessary in the event of a successful application, which we will pay for.
Sanctuary Care Limited is a subsidiary of Sanctuary Housing Association, an exempt charity.