Workforce Development Specialist

Last updated 3 days ago
Job Type:Full Time


Derby, GB

Department Name

Route Services

About Network Rail

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Brief Description

Job Purpose

Do you have Signalling experience?

Could you use that knowledge to develop others?

We are looking for Signalling Trainers to join our team to deliver Initial Signaller Training (IST). Your role will be extremely important as you will be responsible for training and enhancing the competencies and behaviours of our employees.

If you have excellent communication skills, a thorough Signalling knowledge and can motivate and inspire others, this could be the career for you.

Please note that this is a Nationwide role if successful you will be located in your nearest Training office.

It is essential for this role that you have experience working in Railways and have experience in Signalling.

About the role (External)

Job Skills, Experience and Qualifications


  • Excellent communications skills (written and verbal)

  • Thorough knowledge of the Signalling.

  • Ability to affect a culture change

  • Ability to motivate and inspire

  • Ability to demonstrate the management capabilities of developing, thinking, achieving and inspiring

How to apply (External)

Salary:£40,107-£45,120 plus up to £5000 market supplement.

Closing date: 06 Aug 2020. Late applications will not be accepted.

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