Violence & Aggression Prevention Trainer
The Balfour

Job reference: 077860

Location: The Balfour

Job closing date: 08/12/2021

Job posted date: 24/11/2021

Salary: Band 5 (£26,104 - £32,915)

Employment type: Permanent

Job Type: Administrative Services

Hours of work: 37.5

Department: Health & Safety

Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Orkney

Violence & Aggression Prevention Trainer
The Balfour - Health & Safety Department
Band 5 £27,418 - £34,229 including Distant Islands Allowance per annum
Full time 37.5 hours per week 
Relocation assistance may be available*

NHS Orkney are currently transforming their Health & Safety Department to meet the needs of the organisation.  This is an exciting time for dedicated individuals to join and be part of a dynamic, committed team, dedicated to service redesign and delivery of high-quality Health & Safety Provision.  

The Violence & Aggression Trainer will be responsible for designing, delivering and evaluating training across the organisation.  The post holder will undertake a needs analysis and put in place systems for ensuring learner competency. 

The post holder should have recognised qualifications in the field and have experience in training or education.  The post holder will work closely with the Violence & Aggression Advisor and colleagues in Health & Safety to ensure that staff are adequately trained and supported.

Health & Safety is a key priority for NHS Orkney and as such the newly appointed team will be well supported by colleagues across the organisation. 

 NHS Orkney is working hard to be the best remote and rural care provider in the UK; we want to recruit talent with a shared vision, a passion for quality and teamwork and a commitment to providing a safe and open place for all staff, who are ultimately able to deliver excellent patient care.​​​​​​​

​​​​​​​For further information on this post, please contact Lorna Johnston on 07773-155-904 or by email at  

This post is subject to a Disclosure Scotland record check.

*An excellent relocation package of up to £8,000 is available depending on eligibility.

Consideration may be given for those seeking flexible working arrangements.

A Recruitment Pack containing a Job Description and Person Specification is available to download below. 


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