Specialist Trainer – PROACT-SCIPr-UK®

NB: This post is fixed term – 12 months initially, with the possibility for a contract extension and/or permanent role in future

The Loddon School and Loddon Training & Consultancy are based in Basingstoke and we are currently seeking a Specialist Trainer to support both sites, working as part of a multi-skilled team.


The salary ranges from £27,525 – £30,324 depending on experience and qualifications. Your working hours will be 162.5 a month, normal working hours will be 8.30am-4.30pm Monday to Friday however you will be expected to work flexibly to meet the needs of the role. You will be entitled to 35 days annual leave (including bank holidays).


The role will contribute to the organisation, delivery and administration of PROACT-SCIPr-UK® training provided by The Loddon Training & Consultancy as well as associated training courses delivered by the School.


You must have excellent communication skills and be able to demonstrate a creative approach to training delivery. You should have good time management; strong administration skills related to the training process and be prepared to travel/stay away from home overnight to support organisations accessing our training/services.


You will need to have a professional or vocational qualification, for working within Health and Social Care e.g. a Diploma in Social Work, a teaching or education-based qualification, a Health Professional registration such as Nurse or Occupational Therapist or relevant degree and ideally a teaching qualification e.g. EAT Level 3. You must have experience in the practice of positive behaviour support, behaviour analysis and the use of effective communication whilst supporting individuals who may exhibit behaviours of concern such as autism or severe learning disabilities.


Your main duties will be to deliver PROACT-SCIPr-UK® courses in accordance with systems and guidelines as outlined by the Restraint Reduction Network Standards (RRN), the PROACT-SCIPr-UK® trademark licensing agreement and any additional specific course requirements as appropriate. You will support PROACT-SCIPr-UK® Principal Instructors and Instructors with the provision of additional training, advice and support both internally within the School and to other PROACT-SCIPr-UK® organisations. In addition, you will support the delivery of training across The Loddon Foundation.


When not delivering training you will be required to maintain your personal CPD file through the development of your practice, skills and knowledge, and ensuring that you are able to work within current legislation and codes of practice. This will include retaining professional registration and the maintenance of your certification with BILD  Association for Certificated Training (ACT) and other professional bodies within the teaching and learning sector.


For more information on the role then please contact Charlotte Walton on 01256 884629 or email c.walton@loddonschool.co.uk. The closing date for this position is 22 September 2021.


The Loddon School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all pupils attending the school. As the duties of these posts involve regular contact with children, any offer to the successful candidates will be conditional upon an Enhanced Disclosure being obtained via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).