Junior Trainer

junior trainer

The resources provided below are intended to support staff who are relatively new to training.  This includes those who are supporting training on a temporary basis (e.g. on short term contracts and secondments) and who have limited training experience. 
You will find information on the skills and competencies needed for trainers working at this level.

Resources for Junior Trainer

Generic Job Description for Junior Trainer (pdf, 27kb) This document outlines the areas of responsibility, knowledge and skills required by a Junior Trainer. It references the Knowledge and Skills Framework (KSF)  dimensions for each area of responsibility indentified.

KSF Outline for Junior Trainer (pdf, 35KB) details the dimensions and levels from the KSF that relate to this role (as agreed by the ETD Practitioner National Reference Group).

National Job profile for Junior Trainer (pdf, 12KB) explains which of the National Occupational Standards apply to a Junior Trainer role.

Courses and Qualifications for Trainers  (pdf, 192KB).  Use this document to find out which courses and qualifications other trainers in the NHS have identified as relevant to a training role. They are organised into headings by skills and knowledge. 

Case Study relating to Junior Trainer Development

Case study for Training and Project co-ordinator

Supporting resources for all trainers

Additional and useful information on the following areas is also available 
• ETD Standards and Benchmarking
• eLearning
• Health Informatics Career Framework
• Mentoring and Coaching
• Action Learning Sets
• Networking via the eSpace ETD Communities
• Knowledge management
• Resources to support benefits management in Informatics

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