Training and Development Officer

Contract Type: 
Full time
Application deadline: 
Monday, 28 October, 2019 - 12:00
North Tyneside
Fixed Salary
Per Annum
North Tyneside Carers' Centre

Established in 1994, North Tyneside Carers’ Centre provides practical and emotional support to unpaid family carers in North Tyneside. We looking to recruit a Training Officer to help us improve identification and support for carers in the borough:

Training and Development Officer

37 hours per week


  • Design and deliver a programme of training, and, where needed source external training that meets the needs of carers.
  • Design and deliver training that raises awareness of carers’ issues with professionals.
  • Promote the training to carers and professionals in a variety of ways including: networking with local groups; helping to design and distribute publicity materials; giving talks to health and social care teams etc.
  • Work with individual GP practices and Carers Champions to support them to achieve the GP Carers Award.


The post holder will have:

  • At least 2 years’ experience of designing and delivering training
  • Experience of delivering training within health and social care/voluntary sector
  • Ability to use a range of approaches to meet the needs of participants with different learning styles
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Good communication and organisational skills
  • The ability to work as part of a team
  • Numeracy, IT literacy and good reporting skills
  • The ability to work flexible hours

Closing date: 12 Noon on Monday 28th October 2019

Interviews: Friday 1st November 2019

Application packs are available via our website


North Tyneside Carers’ Centre is a registered charity – Charity no: 1051472