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Lead Consultant (Training)

  • Full time
  • £24,946
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 8th October 2019

  • Advertised from 24th September 2019
  • Salary dependent on experience


Values in Action Scotland (VIAS) is recruiting for the post of Lead Consultant (Training), based in Glasgow. Reporting to the Chief Executive Office, this exciting opportunity will give the role holder scope to help VIAS reach a wider target audience, and to grow and develop the organisation’s brand and message.


Values in Action Scotland is a Quality Improvement Service. Our vision is for a Scotland where people with learning disabilities and/or autism have the same opportunities as everyone else and are supported to achieve their goals. Through our comprehensive portfolio of training, consultancy and evaluation services we build capacity of organisations to ensure that people with learning disabilities and/ or autism live great lives with all the support they need to achieve this.

The Candidate

With a strong background in training development and delivery, the successful candidate will be confident in their ability to create and implement a three-year training development plan to help grow VIAS and its service capabilities. With previous experience of researching prospective business in targeted markets, the role holder will develop and market a range of training packages to attract new business and secure the sustainability of the organisation. The successful candidate will also have the ability to work with a range of stakeholders, demonstrating excellent interpersonal skills and an aptitude for building and nurturing successful partnerships. significant experience of writing, delivering and evaluating training packages, candidates may also benefit from previous knowledge and understanding of issues and activities that relate to people with learning disabilities and/or autism.

What We Offer

We offer excellent training and development opportunities, competitive salary, a performance related bonus scheme, contributory pension scheme and 32 days annual holiday (including bank holidays)

Further Details

The post is funded for one year initially.

VIAS will carry out a Disclosure check on the successful applicant.

For further information or an informal discussion, please call Norma Curran on 0141 212 3395.

Application notes

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to

Please ensure that in your CV you have covered all of the criteria as detailed in the person specification for this post.

Closing date: Tuesday 8 October 2019