Careers at Kitchen CUT –

Junior Software Trainer

Junior Software Trainer

Reporting to: Head of Training and Development

Location: Henley-on-Thames/Reading


Overview of the Role

To assist the Head of Training & Development with their plans in building a training ‘centre of excellence’ by learning about the F&B industry and the Kitchen CUT software with the aim of delivering quality client training.

The ideal candidate has a passion for learning and wants to build a career in software training.  They may have previous training experience although this is not essential, the right attitude of mind is.

This is an excellent opportunity to join Kitchen CUT as we embark on a journey of huge growth. We are already working with world renowned brands, winning awards and have huge plans for the future!

Key Activities:

  • Learning how to deliver client training both webinars and, on-site sessions

  • Working with the Head of Training & Development to manage the co-ordination of training events

  • Shadowing Kitchen CUT’s Founder & Director whilst delivering training in order to capture and document actions

  • Aiding Kitchen CUT’s Founder & Director ensuring he has all the necessary information to deliver quality, structured training to clients

  • Assess and document learning needs ‘on the fly’ during live training sessions

  • Document feedback for each session developing a ‘lessons learnt’ approach and feed back to the Head of Training & Development

  • Build & own the company knowledge base in relation to product software & training information

  • Any other duties deemed appropriate by the Head of Training & Development

Personal Attributes: 

  • A passion for software training and how it can best be deployed

  • A desire to understand adult learning, utilising theories within the business

  • Ability to learn new systems and applications quickly

  • Able to co-ordinate activities and provide feedback clearly, concisely and consistently

  • Capable of understanding the commercial benefits quality training brings to a software project implementation

  • Personable, friendly and comfortable to work in the presence of various levels of seniority within a client’s business

  • Ability to listen to client requirements, translate them and document

Key Competencies:

  • Strong organisational skills, able to provide co-ordination services

  • Experience of using a variety of business software

  • Good communication skills

  • Previous training experience would be a considerable advantage but is not essential

  • Working towards CIPD membership would be advantageous

  • Training qualifications such as TAP and/or Training & Development Diploma would be viewed favourably

Other Candidate Requirements:

  • Ideally based within commuting distance from Henley-on-Thames and Reading

  • A background in IT software and/or F&B would be advantageous although other industry experience will also be considered

  • Able to travel to client-site as required – this is predominately UK based although some work abroad may be required. This may initially be as much as 75% of the time although may alter as the business grows.

  • References essential

If you feel you’re the right person to join this fast growing company, apply here, attaching BOTH covering letter and CV.

No agencies please.