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Peripatetic Operational Trainer

National, N/A, UK, National

  • Pay: c. £32,000 per annum
  • Hours: 40.00
  • Type: Permanent
  • Shift: Days
  • Posted: 18th April 2023
  • Expires: 29th July 2023

Barchester Healthcare have a new opportunity for an experienced regional trainer to join our Learning & Development Team. Barchester’s ethos is Quality First in terms of exceptional quality care to our residents and patients. You’ll work with the wider L&D and Operational Teams to identify and deliver where training support is needed.  The role will involve UK-wide travel to any of our existing 240 care homes and hospitals, as well as providing support to our ambitious new build programme.
Provision of great training and development is a priority for Barchester and the role of a Peripatetic Operational Trainer is integral. You will plan, co-ordinate and deliver training against company objectives and training statistics.
About You
A background in care is important, together with a Diploma Level 3 in Health & Social Care or equivalent, a C&G’s 7300 or equivalent and experience training in statutory & mandatory induction and refresher training subjects. A good level of competence in IT and a full driving knowledge are essential. 
About The Role
You will support homes and hospitals across UK to meet our exacting induction, refresher, statutory and mandatory training standards delivered either face to face or by Zoom. The role will be home based; due to the requirement to travel to sites to deliver training this may include overnight stays.
You will work with Training & Compliance Managers to plan, schedule and deliver training where required in our homes and hospitals.  Accurate and regular reporting to the Head of Quality & Continuous Improvement and L&D team together with monitoring of completion of all learning assessed against auditory requirements in England, Wales and Scotland.
• Competitive salary
• Generous car allowance
• Career development opportunities within the L&D team
• Access to retail and leisure discounts
We are the only large healthcare accredited with a 2* Best Companies to work for in the UK and we are committed to ensuring that our team are respected and their contribution valued. If you are looking to develop a career with an employer that is supportive and offers progression opportunities, Barchester is an empowering and rewarding place to be.

Benefits and Rewards

We recognise that you and your role is pivotal in shaping the future of our organisation. That’s why in return for your dedication, you’ll receive a competitive salary plus our sector-leading benefits and rewards package. Take a look at how we’re committed to rewarding your amazing work and commitment when you join us.


About Barchester

We’re proud to have over 240 care homes and six independent hospitals nationwide, that continually meet and exceed all relevant regulatory compliance standards. Join one of our fantastic teams and you’ll make sure our residents and patients get the outstanding quality of care, support, services and facilities they deserve.


Equal Opportunities

We recognise and celebrate difference and pride ourselves on creating an inclusive environment for all. Whoever you are, we want you to be yourself, always. This enables greater diversity across the entire organisation for the benefit of our workforce and also the people we celebrate life with in our homes and hospitals. Barchester is proud to be an equal opportunities organisation.