Digital Skills Trainer - Microsoft Specialist at Aspire 2Be, Port Talbot, £150-£300 per day

£150 - £300 per day
  • Contract Spy
  • Port Talbot, UK
  • Jun 03, 2024
Duration not stated

Contract Description

Aspire 2Be - The Digital Learning Specialists

We aim to empower businesses and organisations through our innovative digital learning solutions. Utilising the latest skills and technologies, we provide professional development and qualifications; bespoke eLearning platforms; and digital consultancy services.

As a Microsoft Trainer specialising in Dynamics, Power Platform, and Azure, you will be responsible for designing, developing, and delivering comprehensive training programs to help our clients harness the full potential of Microsoft's business applications and cloud services. You will play a critical role in enabling individuals and teams to leverage Dynamics 365, Power Platform tools (Power BI, Power Apps, Power Automate), and Azure services to drive digital transformation, streamline business processes, and achieve operational excellence. The ideal candidate will have deep expertise in Microsoft technologies, strong instructional skills, and a passion for empowering others to succeed in their digital journey.

The purpose of the Microsoft Specialist role includes designing and delivering face to face, remote and on demand training programs focused on Microsoft technologies This involves creating learning materials, conducting workshops, and providing guidance to both internal staff and external clients.

As a Microsoft Trainer, you will work closely with clients to understand their needs, provide expert guidance on leveraging Microsoft applications and cloud services for their specific requirements, and ensure high levels of satisfaction with the training and support services delivered.

You will align with the company's values of innovation, excellence, and commitment to delivering high-quality digital transformation and training services.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop training curricula and materials covering various aspects of Dynamics 365, Power Platform, and Azure, including but not limited to CRM, ERP, business intelligence, app development, automation, and cloud computing.
  • Deliver engaging and interactive training sessions through virtual classrooms, workshops, webinars, and other online platforms, catering to different skill levels and learning styles.
  • Provide hands-on demonstrations, practical exercises, and real-world scenarios to reinforce learning objectives and enable participants to apply their knowledge effectively.
  • Customise training content to address specific industry requirements, business processes, and job roles, ensuring relevance and applicability to diverse audiences.
  • Stay abreast of the latest Microsoft technologies, updates, and best practices related to Dynamics, Power Platform, and Azure, incorporating new features and capabilities into training materials.
  • Collaborate with internal teams, including sales, consulting, and customer success, to understand client needs, identify training opportunities, and deliver value-added solutions.
  • Evaluate training effectiveness through assessments, surveys, and feedback mechanisms, continuously improving training programs based on participant insights and performance metrics.
  • Support pre-sales activities, such as product demonstrations, proof of concepts, and solution presentations, to showcase the value of Microsoft solutions and drive customer engagement.
  • Lead the development/evaluation of comprehensive training programs and materials tailored to various business needs, focusing on maximising the potential of Microsoft solutions for enhanced productivity and efficiency.

Essential Criteria

  • Microsoft Certified: Dynamics 365, Power Platform, Azure, or equivalent certifications demonstrating expertise in Microsoft technologies.
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of hands-on experience working with Dynamics 365, Power Platform tools (Power BI, Power Apps, Power Automate), and Azure services in a professional capacity.
  • Proven track record of delivering training or instructional sessions in a corporate, academic, or consulting environment, with a focus on Microsoft technologies.
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills, with the ability to articulate complex technical concepts clearly and effectively.
  • Strong organisational skills and attention to detail, with the ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines simultaneously.
  • Passion for teaching and mentoring, with a commitment to helping others succeed and grow their skills in Microsoft technologies.
  • Demonstrated expertise in content development and training delivery, with the ability to create engaging, informative materials and deliver impactful resources.
  • Experience in training delivery across multiple formats, including face-to-face workshops, virtual sessions, and on-demand resources.

Desirable Criteria

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technology, or a related field.
  • Additional certifications or qualifications in training and development, instructional design, or adult learning principles, demonstrating expertise in designing effective training programs and materials.
  • Experience in change management processes and techniques, facilitating smooth transitions and ensuring user adoption of Microsoft solutions within organisations
  • Welsh speaker
  • Demonstrable commitment to equality and diversity

Job Type: Freelance

Pay: £150.00-£300.00 per day


  • Work from home


  • Monday to Friday


  • Microsoft Training: 3 years (required)

Work Location: Hybrid remote in Port Talbot, SA12 7AX

Application deadline: 03/06/2024