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Create a world without dementia
Our client is a dementia charity. They provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia.
Position: Dementia Trainer
Location: Home Worker - Northern Ireland (role covers Northern Ireland with occasional travel to England)
Contract type: Fixed Term Contract until 31/12/2018
Hours: 35 per week
Salary: £31,396.00 per annum (actual)
Closing date: 26 October 2017
Interview date: 31 October 2017
About the role:
In this context, training offered to staff who provide a service to people affected by dementia is absolutely essential. Our client's goal is to ensure that all people affected by dementia have access to quality services delivered by skilled staff.
The role of the department is to provide paid for training and consultancy services on dementia to a range of external client groups including care homes, healthcare providers and private sector organisations working towards becoming dementia friendly. The service is made up of three key elements: the provision of in-house training, consultancy and public access courses. In a typical year the team sells around 300 days of in-house training to customers, reaching over 4,800 delegates with 70% of clients coming from the social sector.
An exciting opportunity for a Dementia trainer has arisen for a new role within their Training and Consultancy team. This new role has two key elements which will contribute towards the goal of ensuring the organisation operates a forward thinking and commercially successfully Training and Consultancy department:
- You will deliver high quality dementia training to a range of clients in settings including private care homes, voluntary sector, corporate sector and local authorities. This will involve delivering short half day sessions through to the delivery of longer term staff development programmes.
- Working under the guidance of the Senior National Programmes Officer you will also design courses which meet the needs of paying customers across all sectors and regions. This will involve designing courses which develop the skills of staff in organisations to deliver person centred care and also result in improved outcomes for people with dementia
The successful post holder will also actively seek to manage and develop on-going business relationships with clients who purchase training. This will involve generating; closing and reporting on sales opportunities throughout the UK but primarily involve delivering training across different regions and sectors in Northern Ireland.
Our client is committed to equal opportunities.
You may have experience of the following: Dementia Trainer, Training Coordinator, Social Care, Training Consultancy, Charity, Not for Profit, Third Sector, Dementia Care, Training Consultancy, etc.
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