Senior Trainer

Senior Trainer

These resources will support more experienced trainers by providing information on the skills and competencies they should have or be working towards at this level.

Resources for Senior Trainer

Generic Job Description for Senior Trainer (pdf, 31KB).  This document outlines the knowledge and skills required at this level. It references the Knowledge and Skills Framework (KSF) dimensions for each area of responsibility identified. 

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

National Job Profile for Senior Trainer (pdf, 14KB) shows which of the National Occupational Standards apply to a Senior Trainer.

Courses and Qualifications for Trainers and Training Managers

These 2 documents provide information on the courses and qualifications other ETD practitioners in the NHS have identified as relevant to the trainer and training manager role. They are organised into headings by skills and knowledge. 
Courses and Qualifications for Trainers  (pdf, 194KB)
Courses and Qualifications for Training Managers  (pdf 276KB)

Case Studies relating to Senior Trainer and Training Manager Development

Case Study for ETD Facilitator

Case Study for IM&T Training Manager

Case Study for IT Training Manager

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
 

Access the supporting resources

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