The Salvesen Mindroom Centre
The Salvesen Mindroom Centre

Charity registered in Scotland SC030472

The Salvesen Mindroom Centre is an independent Scottish Charity with a big vision – a world where ‘no mind is left behind’ and where every person with a learning difficulty receives the recognition and the support they need to achieve their potential. Our aim is to become a world-leading centre bringing practical help, research, and education together to address the impact of learning difficulties.

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Training Manager

  • Full time
  • Circa £32,000
  • Home working until current restrictions are reviewed. Thereafter some attendance at Edinburgh office & occasional travel required.
  • Closing 22nd March 2021

We’re Salvesen Mindroom Centre, a Scottish charity that supports, informs and empowers children and young people living with learning difficulties. Our vision is to become an internationally recognised centre of excellence in neurodiversity to help create a world in which no mind is left behind.

We deliver a diverse range of services to parents, carers, children and young people living with learning difficulties and the professionals who work with them. Our outputs include practical resources, learning opportunities and research projects. We also advocate on behalf of children, young people and families.

The role

We are looking for a candidate with:

  • Excellent training and engagement skills
  • Knowledge of learning difficulties
  • Excellent technical skills
  • Ability to build up the reputation of Salvesen Mindroom Centre as the first stop for training in support to neurodiverse families and the professionals who work with them
  • Ability to build a training offer that will attract delegates from across the UK, and beyond.
  • Willingness to work with our management team to develop an income stream from our training activities.

What we offer

  • 25 days annual leave plus 8 days public holiday
  • The charity operates a contributory pension scheme to which the employer contribution is currently 5%.
  • Mileage allowance is 45p per mile for own car use.
  • We have in place a confidential conversations service for all staff, currently provided by Crossreach.
  • The position is full-time, but flexible work patterns may be considered.