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Learning Coordinator, East Lothian Multiply Numeracy Skills Project

  • Full time
  • £26,880
  • Remote: Home-based in or near East Lothian
  • Closing 12th June 2024

  • Advertised from 22nd May 2024
  • 35 hours per week. Fixed term until 31 March 2025.
  • pension; expenses; 25 days annual leave plus 12 days public holidays per annum (pro rata)


About the role:

We seek a full-time (35 hours per week) Learning Coordinator to promote and deliver Lead’s East Lothian Multiply Numeracy Skills Project. This is a learning service for disabled people and carers who experience barriers to learning, work, and further education.

The successful applicant will be committed to:

  1. Engaging and supporting disabled people and carers to overcome barriers and embark on personalised learning journeys, making positive, sustained transitions into their chosen progression routes and positive destinations.
  2. Being an active part of the Lead Scotland team as we develop new, exciting learning opportunities in East Lothian for disabled people and carers.

This post is home-based in or near East Lothian and involves regulated work for which a satisfactory PVG will be required. Lead Scotland has a Recruiting People with Convictions Policy.

About you:

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

You will have great organisational skills and previous experience of supporting disabled people experiencing a range of barriers, of working one-to-one with learners, and of designing and delivering learning programmes. Access to transport is essential due to the nature of the work in homes and communities across the region. You will hold an Assessors Award or be willing to work towards this.

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

Recruitment paperwork is kept for 6 months before it is destroyed. Please complete our anonymous equal opportunities form to help us ensure we are attracting a broad range of candidates.

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 and replaces a cover letter.


2. Email your CV to

Job description and additional information available here . If you have any further queries about the role, please email

Closing Date: Noon, Wednesday 12th June 2024.

Interviews: Week commencing 17 June 2024.

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