Head of Learning, West Midlands

£40,000 - £45,000 per annum

Posted 1 month ago | ref: 223260

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Protocol are working with a forward-thinking training organisation who are looking to recruit their newly created role; Head of Learning. Our client work in a specific field; think health & safety and are looking at offering more “soft skills” training including customer service, sales and inclusion to name but a few. These qualifications aren’t apprenticeships but more commercial short one, two day courses. 

As the Head of learning you will be joining a management team to help the business grow and expand. You will be embedding learning technologies with a significent use of Virtual Reality and Artificial Intelligence along the more traditional face-to-face and e-learning delivery methods. 

Initially, you will come in and work with the Subject Matter Experts in designing and implementing high quality learning programmes. Our client are also looking at using flexible/freelance trainers and you will be responsible for recruiting and managing the trainers on a national basis. Once the initial courses have been established you will be managing the trainers, providing quality assurance and continually adding and updating courses based on customer feedback and demand. 


The person & qualifications

  • Proven experience of developing creating courses
  • Past experiences of managing teams and trainers
  • Big on quality assurance
  • Ability to travel 
  • Experience in delivering, or creating commercial courses would be advantageous

About Protocol

Protocol are the specialist full-service recruiter dedicated to education, training and skills. People are at the heart of everything we do. We place people first.

We’re more than a recruitment agency – we pride ourselves on our ongoing support and aftercare delivered by our expert team, and all our candidates benefit from free access to our exclusive online CPD portal, Learning Zone.

Whatever your career goals, we’ve got the right role for you. With a wide range of temporary and permanent positions available, from lecturing and training jobs to assessment and support staff roles, all with very competitive pay rates and benefits – your future is in good hands.

The Legal Bit

Protocol National ltd trading as Protocol are acting as an employment business for this position. If you are successful, Protocol is required to see evidence of your Right to Work in the UK; in addition to you applying for an enhanced DBS Certificate should you not already hold a suitable certificate registered on the DBS Update Service. The position is subject to agreement to Terms and Conditions and suitable application and reference process. As a result of the volume of applications we are currently receiving we regret that we may be unable to respond with individual feedback. If we have not contacted you within two weeks of your application being received then regretfully your application will not be taken forward on this occasion.