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Trainee Essential Skills Facilitator

  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Profession: Human Resources
  • Location: Northampton
  • Salary: £24,463

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Trainee Essential Skills Facilitator (8 Months Fixed Term Contract)

Location: Northampton 

Salary:  From £24,463 plus benefits

Hours:   37.5 hours

Our Learning and Development team has an exciting opportunity for anyone who wants to expand their knowledge and understanding in regard to facilitation skills.

We have a 8 month fixed term secondment position for a Trainee Essential Skills Facilitator; who will deliver the charity’s non-restrictive and restrictive intervention packages, the Safety Intervention Training programme to our staff, whether that be within our Essential Skills Refresher programme or within the initial Safety Intervention 5 day courses.

They will also champion least restrictive practice, Positive Behaviour Support and assist in the delivery of Basic Life Support.  The role includes the delivery of physical skills and therefore a degree of physical fitness is essential.

Another key part of the role is to assist in the on-boarding experience for new colleagues during Induction and support the development of Healthcare Assistants through the Care Certificate.

Whilst Safety Intervention Training, Induction and Mandatory Training courses carry most of the workload within the role, there are opportunities to continue your own professional development in other areas.

For a conversation about the role please contact Dani Waples on 07816 540372 or email

Our patients and your colleagues will expect you to live the St Andrew’s CARE values of Compassion, Accountability, Respect and Excellence every single day.


We offer an excellent benefits package including:

  • Pension
  • Sickness policy on par with the NHS
  • 35 days annual leave, increasing to 41 after 10 years' service
  • Life cover
  • Car lease scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Healthcare cash plan
  • Free parking
  • Paid DBS application
  • Access to free vocational qualifications