Learning Coordinator, Fife Adult Carers Project

  • Part time
  • £23,917 pro-rata
  • Home based in Fife
  • Closing 30th May 2022


  • Advertised from 12th May 2022
  • 21 hours per week. 12 months fixed term initially.
  • Pension; expenses; 25 days annual leave plus 12 days public holidays per annum (pro rata).

Role

About the role:

We seek a part-time (21 hours per week) Learning Coordinator to promote and deliver Lead’s Adult Carers Digital Project. This is a learning service for carers aged 16 through life who lack digital skills or who experience barriers when engaging with technology.

The successful applicant will be committed to:

1) Support adult unpaid carers to develop relevant key digital skills and confidence to support their caring responsibilities.

2) Share learning with other workers who want to develop skills and confidence to support unpaid carers to use digital skills.

This post is home-based in Fife 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 use of digital skills to support adult carers, have excellent communication skills, and a flexible and creative approach to problem-solving.

You will be enthusiastic with good organisational skills and have previous experience of supporting people experiencing a range of barriers, of working one-to-one and in small groups, and of designing and delivering learning programmes. Access to appropriate transport is essential to travel to homes and communities.

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.

Application notes

How to apply:

1. Answer the questions in this online 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 via this link to Lead Scotland’s website. If you have any further queries about the role, please email recruitment@lead.org.uk

Closing Date: 30th May 2022

Interviews: Week beginning 6th June 2022

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


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