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Learning Technologist and Designer

  • Full time
  • £24,689 – £28,000
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 24th February 2019

  • Advertised from 31st January 2019
  • 35 hours per week. Permanent


Citizens Advice Scotland, based in Edinburgh, is the umbrella organisation providing support to Citizens Advice Bureaux across Scotland.

Citizens Advice Scotland, our 60 member Citizen Advice Bureaux, the Citizen Advice consumer service, and the Extra Help Unit, form Scotland’s largest independent advice network. Advice provided by our service is free, independent, confidential, impartial and available to everyone. We are champions for both citizens and consumers and in 2017/18 the Citizens Advice Service in Scotland helped over 295,100 clients in Scotland deal with over one million issues overall.

Citizens Advice Bureaux need to be able to ensure that all advisers and other staff are given high quality training and support to develop and maintain competence in their role. Training is provided as a partnership between bureaux and Citizens Advice Scotland.

We are currently looking for a Training Officer (Learning Technologist and Designer) to join the training team to provide a range of learning opportunities that support Citizens Advice Bureaux to meet Citizens Advice Scotland and external quality standards for advice work.

The successful candidate will have proven effective face-to-face training and instructional design skills. You will also have a great ability to produce learning material in a range of formats including elearning and to work within team.

Employee benefits

Citizens Advice Scotland offers excellent terms and conditions, including a total of 40 days leave (including public holidays) and a pension scheme with an 8% employer contribution. We have a flexitime scheme which enables our employees to work flexibly in line with organisational requirements, and as an inclusive employer we are happy to consider other flexible working arrangements where appropriate.

Application notes

For further details and information on how to apply, please visit our website at

Closing date: Sunday, 24 February 2019, 5pm

Interviews: Monday, 4 March 2019

About the employer

Citizens Advice Scotland is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The Scottish Association of Citizens Advice Bureaux – Citizens Advice Scotland (Scottish Charity Number SC016637).