Learning Coordinator - Dundee Learning Project

  • Part time
  • £25,600 pro-rata
  • Dundee (Home based)
  • Closing 23rd April 2024


  • Advertised from 4th April 2024
  • 21 hours per week. Contract until 31st March 2025. Flexible working. IT equipment provided.
  • Pension; expenses; 25 days annual leave plus 12 days public holidays per annum (pro rata). Annual leave purchase scheme.

Role

We seek a part-time (21 hours per week) Learning Coordinator to promote and deliver Lead’s Dundee Learning 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.

This post is home-based in Dundee 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 a car 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.

Application notes

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.

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 application form. This will help us assess your approach and transferable skills for this specific role and replaces a cover letter.

AND

2. Email your CV to recruitment@lead.org.uk.

Job description and additional information available on our website. If you have any further queries about the role, please email recruitment@lead.org.uk

Closing Date: 5pm, Tuesday 23rd April 2024.

Interviews: Thursday 2nd May 2024

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