The Adventures After Teaching Podcast

Becoming a Training and Development Manager

May 23, 2023 Joanne Howard Season 2 Episode 15
Becoming a Training and Development Manager
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The Adventures After Teaching Podcast
Becoming a Training and Development Manager
May 23, 2023 Season 2 Episode 15
Joanne Howard

Adam made the exciting move from primary school teacher to Training and Development Manager for a company developing a programme for improving children's mental health. Adam explains how he has used his transferable teaching skills in his new role to create, develop and deliver workshops for developing positive mindsets for children.   

In this episode, we also explore:
- Leaving the classroom, the notice period and being between roles.
- The job application and interview processes.
- The positive mindset programme Adam has created
- What Adam's day-to-day looks like and the things he's learnt.
- Working in an environment where you are encouraged to succeed.
- Why teachers have great transferable skills for Programme Manager / Developer roles.
- Top tips for teachers applying for roles.

Links and Resources
Facebook: The Invincible Mindset
LinkedIn: The Invincible Mindset
https://www.betterthanburnout.com/blog/teacher-career-change-ideas-project-management
https://www.futurelearn.com/subjects/business-and-management-courses/project-management

If you're looking for step-by-step support to find and secure a new job or start your own business, check out the Adventures After Teaching Academy which will help successfully you leave the classroom!

And if you've seen a Programme Manager role and would love some help translating your teacher skills, check out my popular course
CVs & Resumes for Teacher Career Change

SIGN UP FOR THE 2024 TEACHER CAREER CHANGE SUMMER BOOTCAMP! https://www.adventuresafterteaching.com/f/tcc-summer-bootcamp-2024

Show Notes

Adam made the exciting move from primary school teacher to Training and Development Manager for a company developing a programme for improving children's mental health. Adam explains how he has used his transferable teaching skills in his new role to create, develop and deliver workshops for developing positive mindsets for children.   

In this episode, we also explore:
- Leaving the classroom, the notice period and being between roles.
- The job application and interview processes.
- The positive mindset programme Adam has created
- What Adam's day-to-day looks like and the things he's learnt.
- Working in an environment where you are encouraged to succeed.
- Why teachers have great transferable skills for Programme Manager / Developer roles.
- Top tips for teachers applying for roles.

Links and Resources
Facebook: The Invincible Mindset
LinkedIn: The Invincible Mindset
https://www.betterthanburnout.com/blog/teacher-career-change-ideas-project-management
https://www.futurelearn.com/subjects/business-and-management-courses/project-management

If you're looking for step-by-step support to find and secure a new job or start your own business, check out the Adventures After Teaching Academy which will help successfully you leave the classroom!

And if you've seen a Programme Manager role and would love some help translating your teacher skills, check out my popular course
CVs & Resumes for Teacher Career Change

SIGN UP FOR THE 2024 TEACHER CAREER CHANGE SUMMER BOOTCAMP! https://www.adventuresafterteaching.com/f/tcc-summer-bootcamp-2024