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Head of Training Delivery

Home based and Reading c£80k
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Paul Naybour Paul Naybour

Published: 2nd January 2024

Job Description

Parallel are a specialist project management training company head-quartered in Reading, but with all team-members home based. Parallel are committed to delivering high quality training to our corporate, public and online learners, helping them succeed in their chosen project management role. Parallel are committed to making training available to all at a reasonable cost and have a broad portfolio of courses, mainly focussed on those of the Association of Project Management including the full range of their qualifications from Fundamentals to Chartered.

Due to continued growth, Parallel Project Training seeking to appoint a Head of Training Delivery to take up a key leadership role within the management team reporting to the Managing Director. The Head of Training Delivery is a hands-on role, spend approximately 50% of their time training and coaching. The role will hold significant responsibility and therefore offers a market leading salary along with a wider attractive benefit package including a high degree of flexible working.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:
• leading the training delivery capability to all clients
• overseeing the development of material and solutions to client specific training requirements
• maintaining a productive relationship with all our stakeholders including the APM
• line management of our employed trainers and full oversight of the associate trainer pool


The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate proven leadership skills with a strong focus on delivering excellent customer experiences. You will have a relevant technical background in project management and the project management training market business, with exposure to some of our client sectors, particularly defence, built asset consultancy, construction, Oil and Gas, insurance, charities, rail and energy.


Educated to degree level or above, you will need to hold one of the APM PMQ (APMP), Prince2, Managing Successful Programmes or PMI qualifications and ideally be a Chartered Project Professional, although this is not mandatory.

The Role

This is a full-time permanent role. We will be looking for the successful applicant to be able to project the Parallel persona and quality culture and play a key role in setting the strategy to underpin our planned growth over the coming years.

The role will include occasional travel around the UK and overseas, particularly to accommodate client requirements, including evenings and occasional weekends.
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£80,000 per annum, plus attractive benefits.

How to apply

Please submit a covering letter setting out clearly, why you believe you are suitable for the role and a SINGLE PAGE summary CV to
Closing date for applications is 9th February 2024

Location Home based and Reading

Salary Range c£80k

No. of Positions 1

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