Learning and Development Lead £25K Chesterfield

  • East Midlands
  • Salary: 25000*0
  • Reference: J34726/GM

Role: Learning and Development Lead
Location: Chesterfield
Hours: Full Time, with occasional weekend work
Salary Circa: £25k per annum, experience dependent

An exclusive and rare opportunity has arisen for a Learning and Development Lead in Chesterfield. The Learning and Development Lead position is part of one of the UK’s leading Domiciliary care operators who shares its ethos of delivering the highest quality professional and personal care to clients within their own homes.

What The Role Involves:
As the Learning and Development Lead you will be responsible for the management, implementation and organisation of all training programs for carers and office staff. You will ensure staff in all areas of the branch receive ‘best in class’ training.
The purpose of the job role will be to ensure employees are fully equipped with the requisite knowledge and skills to complete their roles successfully.
• Responsible for the induction and training of new staff
• Ensure all carers are competent to administer medication – and complete regular medication competency checks
• You will develop and enhancing the skills of the existing staff team through training, personal development plans, meetings and one to ones
• Develop and implement effective training and induction programmes – including courses in Dementia and End of Life Care
• Provide support to on-call staff and be part of the on-call rota
• Ability to travel between homes and to work flexible hours

What we need from you:
• A real passion and desire to mentor, support and train new and existing carers
• A proven ability and previous experience of working in a professional training environment
• Solid experience in training within home care and experience in presentation of training programmes
• NVQ level 3 or above in health and social care
• Ability to use own initiative and work independently
• Up to date knowledge of all legislative and regulatory industry standards
• Local to Chesterfield (must live within 10 miles of Chesterfield Centre)
• Driver with access to vehicle

If you feel you have the experience and drive we are looking for, then please get in touch by calling Georgi on 01904 571187 to find out more about this exciting opportunity!