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Training Officer

  • Full time
  • £33,334 – £40,741
  • Edinburgh based but delivery will be across the Central belt, mainly Edinburgh/Fife
  • Closing 1st December 2023

  • Advertised from 17th November 2023
  • Appointment is normally at the minimum point. 35 hours per week. Fixed term 2 years from appointment date.


This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced trainer to use their commercial know how and qualifications to make a difference to the people of Leith and North Edinburgh.

Working as part of the Harbour Homes Placemaking Team your role will be to promote, design and deliver quality training to new and existing commercial customers with revenue generated financing local community projects. You will also be responsible for some of the internal training delivery to the Harbour Homes group.

Educated to HND level, you will have at least 3 years’ experience in a training delivery role. In addition, you will be accredited to a relevant body which will allow you to deliver IOSH and other H&S courses, including Emergency First Aid and First Aid at Work and if required Mental Health First Aid.

You will have experience of developing and delivering original training content to specification both classroom based and online.

Delivery will largely be based in Edinburgh, although depending on commercial need there may be some travel to Fife and wider areas.

Ownership of a car is essential for which relevant expenses will be paid.

Harbour is Leith and north Edinburgh’s biggest social landlord, providing thousands of affordable homes from Portobello to Granton and everywhere in between. We’ve been contributing to the regeneration of local areas since 1975, and it’s our mission to: ‘make a positive impact on people’s lives in Leith and north Edinburgh by providing affordable homes and services and creating brilliant communities”.

The post will be subject to a Police Standard Disclosure Check.

Application notes

If you are interested in being considered for this opportunity, please submit an online application via our recruitment portal.

A candidate information pack and more information on the role is available for download here.

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer. A Registered Charity No. SC027945

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