Partnership Training Officer

  • Full time
  • £33,588
  • Edinburgh Carers Hub, 60 Leith Walk
  • Closing 19th December 2022

  • Advertised from 21st November 2022
  • 36 hours per week (if fewer hours are preferred, some flexibility can be considered) £17.88 per hour


VOCAL - Voice of Carers Across Lothian - is seeking a talented and enthusiastic Partnership Training Officer to lead the co-ordination and delivery of VOCAL’s carer awareness training as well as support VOCAL’s work with employers through the delivery of training sessions, supporting the facilitation of events and designing bespoke training programmes. The postholder will also work closely with VOCAL’s carer training team to develop best practice and support the development of staff digital competencies and confidence.

The successful candidate will have excellent knowledge and understanding of training methods, delivery and best practice, combined with outstanding digital skills and demonstrable experience of developing and delivering online, in-person and hybrid training. They will have excellent interpersonal skills, able to network and work collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders at all levels. A good understanding of the needs and situation of carers as well as some knowledge of the current health and social care environment will also be beneficial.

Application notes

Download the person specification / job description, also available at Complete the application form and equal opportunities form and return to putting ‘Partnership Training Officer’ in the subject heading, or by post to HR, c/o VOCAL Edinburgh, 60 Leith Walk, Edinburgh, EH6 5HB.

We welcome applications from under-represented minority groups.

Closing date: Monday 19 December 2022, 12 noon

Interview date: TBC