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Sessional Worker

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Dundee
  • Closing 15th August 2022

  • Advertised from 25th July 2022
  • Hours and schedule to be agreed for work up to 31st March 2023, £18.90 per hour


About the role:

We seek a sessional worker to work across two projects in Dundee:

Dundee Learning Project: deliver non formal and formal learning programmes one to one and in small groups. The time commitment in hours per week will be agreed by negotiation but is likely to be 7 hours per week flexibly worked.

Dundee Carers Digital Project– support carers to learn relevant digital skills matching their motivation to learn. Operating a drop-in digital support service at Dundee Carers centre. The time commitment in hours per week will be agreed by negotiation but is likely to be 3.5 hours per week flexibly worked.

This post is home-based. The work will be in Dundee and will mostly be in person working in a peripatetic way using local community venues as bases to meet learners. You will be working alongside our Dundee Learning Coordinator on both projects.

It is regulated work for which a satisfactory PVG will be required.

About you:

You will be passionate about the transformative power of digital skills, digital confidence, and adult learning. You will be confident in communicating one-to-one and with groups and have a flexible and creative approach to problem-solving.

You will be enthusiastic with good organisational skills and have previous experience of supporting people experiencing a range of barriers to enhance and improve their basic digital skills and cyber safety. You will be capable of working one-to-one with learners, and of tailoring and delivering learning programmes. The role involves travelling throughout Dundee.

Applications from disabled people:

Lead has Disability Confident status, and we encourage applications from disabled people. All disabled people meeting the minimum requirements will get a guaranteed interview. Information about our commitment to recruit disabled people is available on our website. If you would like to be considered under this scheme, please indicate this in the online form. This will in no way disadvantage you in the recruitment process. All job application information can be made in alternative formats on request, including braille, large print and audio and people can make applications in alternative formats.

Application notes

How to apply:

1. Answer the questions in this online form. This will help us assess your approach and transferable skills for this specific role.

2. Please complete our anonymous equal opportunities form


3. Email your CV to

Job description and additional information available here.

Recruitment paperwork is kept for 6 months before it is destroyed. Lead Scotland has a Recruiting People with Convictions Policy.

If you have any further queries about the role, please email

Closing Date: 5.00pm, Monday 15th August 2022.

Interviews: Week beginning 22nd August 2022.

Lead Scotland is a charity which provides learning, befriending and helpline services for disabled people and carers. Charity no. SC003949