Colleague Trainer - South London

Location London
Discipline: Human Resources
Salary: £30-33K dependent on experience
Job ref: 048152
Published: about 1 year ago

About Us

Fancy developing your career with the UK’s fastest growing builders’ merchants? We’re on the lookout for enthusiastic and ambitious individuals with a ‘can do’ attitude to help us serve the nation’s tradespeople.

We won’t pretend it’s not hard work and at times a challenging environment however you’ll be working with some great people and in return we offer a first-class rewards package.

We’re growing year-on-year with no signs of slowing down. With new branches opening their doors nationwide, this is your chance to be a part of our exciting journey and build your career with Selco.

We pride ourselves on being an equal opportunities employer and are committed to creating a work environment that is diverse, inclusive and welcoming to all. Our aim is for Selco colleagues to be a true representation of all sections of society. We are committed to the Health and Safety of our Colleagues being our top priority.

The Job/Skills

  • A relevant training qualification
  • Experience in a similar role
  • A flexible delivery style to blend between tell and participation
  • Highly developed communication skills
  • The ability to inspire & motivate
  • The ability to recognise and respond to different learning styles
  • Good industry knowledge
  • Experience in training design
  • Excellent communication, influencing and networking skills
  • An independent and proactive approach
  • IT system training experience would be an advantage
  • The flexibility and the need to be mobile is essential.
  • A Full UK Driving licence is required


You’ll need to be people focussed and have a passion for learning & development. Working alongside a Regional Director and many branch managers you will be able to manage your time well and adjust your plans at short notice to meet the many requests coming in from your internal customers. You’ll be eager to learn new skills including first aid so that you can pass on your knowledge to our colleagues. In the short term (approximately 12 months) this role will be part of a rollout team to implement and train our people on a new IT system, so being flexible in working hours and having the ability to travel and stay away from home is a must.

What can I expect in return?

At Selco, the opportunities for professional growth and development are immense. We actively support internal advancement through a fully developed and supported career path, with plenty of training opportunities along the way.

We also offer a huge range of company benefits, including a competitive salary, Company car, profit-based bonus scheme, free health cash plan, share save scheme, holiday buying, thousands of retail discounts and offers, a company pension scheme, Cycle to Work and free Life Assurance.