Training Manager – Saxon Care Academy

We are looking for a Training Manager to take ownership of internal staff training and spearhead the growth of the new training division, providing support to our communities and local businesses.

Company

Who are Saxon Care?

Here at Saxon Care, we are an award-winning team who have spent more than 12 years providing outstanding support in our local communities. We aim to help and support our clients to stay as independent as possible in the comfort of their own homes.

We are looking for a Training Manager to take ownership of internal staff training and spearhead the growth of the new training division, providing support to our communities and local businesses.

Role

What does this role involve?

  • As the Training Manager, you will develop and deliver all aspects of internal and external training. This will include staff inductions, risk assessments, first aid training, manual handling sessions, and other regular skill enhancement for carers. There is also an opportunity to upskill our carers on more complex care skills such as ventilator support.
  • You will ensure satisfactory training levels across our teams, schedule and report training in collaboration with the Care Managers and Care Co-Ordinators.
  • You will collaborate effectively with various teams to ensure compliance and update staff training records on our database. No direct reports will be managed, however there is ample scope for this area of the business to grow.
  • You will build strong working relationships with various areas of the business by working closely with Marketing, Operations, HR and report to the Registered Manager.
  • You will represent ‘Saxon Care Academy’ externally by liaising with local charities and businesses to secure training partnerships.
  • The long-term vision for this role is to develop and grow this new business division. As the Training Manager, you have a real opportunity to make your mark in a way that is not only very rewarding but provides a fantastic opportunity for career growth. With our combined vision and leadership, ‘Saxon Care Academy’ will support a wide range of local businesses and enhance care practices within our local communities.
  • You will ensure compliance with industry regulations and updates, actively maintaining partnerships with certified governing training bodies.
  • You will measure internal training compliance, training effectiveness, and long-term growth of the Saxon Care Training division.

Perks

What are the benefits of taking this role?

Opportunities for career progression

  • This role is an excellent opportunity to progress your career in health and social care. We believe in recruiting and promoting from within and offer plenty of help and support, including access to Diplomas, to support your professional development. We are very proud to have helped many members of our team develop their skill sets and grow within their careers. ‘Saxon Care Academy’ presents a real opportunity to build a division of the business that is very rewarding to run.

29 days of holiday pay per year (pro rata)

  • we offer 28 days paid holiday per year, plus an extra day for your birthday on us, as standard for full-time employees (pro-rata).

Requirements

Is this role right for me?

    • Saxon Care will facilitate professional training upon successful hiring that will allow you to deliver externally moderated courses such as People Movers Moving & Handling Trainer / Assessor & First Aid Basic Life Support (Includes Adult, Child, Infant CPR & Use of an Automated External Defibrillator) Remote Learning Trainer Course (Accredited at Level 3). However, it would be advantageous if you already hold a Minimum Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care.
    • Present proven experience in healthcare training, self-motivation, and a drive to enhance both internal and external team skills.
    • Possess strong organisational skills, independence in managing business areas, and advantageous experience in compliance.
    • Be adaptive, resilient, agile, and responsive. You will hold precise time management skills and be confident in your decision-making.
    • Train with passion and confidence, ensuring you can adapt to those around you and deliver training sessions that are effective for various settings and group dynamics.

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