Team Leader and Trainer

Posted on Jan 22, 2019 by Anonymous

Manchester, Lancashire United Kingdom
Leisure & Sport
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Team Leader and Trainer Salary: £35,000

Base: Manchester (partial home working considered), some delivery in Sedbergh to be negotiated

Hours: Full time, flexible working hours including residential stays, evening and weekends required at times


* Taking responsibility for day to day overseeing of work and management decisions for a small team of operational employees and associated contractors.
* To deliver high quality education programs to veterans

Duties and responsibilities:

* Working alongside the data manager/ information analyst with the support of the clinical project lead and appropriate consultants, develops processes and procedures for the team in relation to referral, assessment, risk management, evaluation, and feedback.

* Oversees the referral, screening and assessment processes

* Provides information and recommendations to the advisory board regarding candidate progression through the program

* Delivers and/or coordinates delivery of educational modules as part of residential courses for veterans on the topics of individual development, life skills and employment

* Forms relationships with and supports veteran candidates who may have complex needs.

* Oversees the coordination of residential and employment placements
* Responds to concerns about risks relating to candidates harming themselves or others, assesses risk, and escalates to appropriate services and/or the clinical project lead where necessary
* Takes responsibility for day to day team management including overseeing annual leave, sickness processes, allocation of work and supporting the safety and well being of team members.

* Contributes to the induction of new team members, including taking responsibility for familiarising them with processes, procedures and risk management.

* Takes responsibility for day to day budget related decisions for the team

* Consults the clinical project lead and/or central team in relations to any budget issues and major spending decisions

* Undertakes other tasks as agreed with the clinical project lead and/or central team





Degree in a social care discipline

A relevant professional qualification and registration e.g. Professional Qualification in Probation (PQiP) or Social Work or RMN


Psychology degree

Further study in a relevant field

NVQ assessment


Working with clients who have complex needs

Risk assessment of individuals

Acting as a team leader or supervisor

Delivering group based interventions


Experience of working in a probation setting

Delivering psychologically informed interventions

Budget management

Mental capacity assessment

Drugs/alcohol work

NVQ assessment or similar

Skills, attributes, & knowledge:

Good PC skills

Excellent communication and leadership skills

Promoting independence

Empowering and inspiring clients



Organisational and time-management skills

Decision-making skills

Able to work autonomously

Knowledge of the mental capacity act and other relevant legislation, such as data protection and mental health acts

If you're interested and can start ASAP please apply today! Or contact on (phone number removed)

Randstad Business Support acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Business Support is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone

Reference: 619616855

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