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Training Officer (Respectme)

  • Part time
  • £26,424 – £28,945 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 9th September 2020

  • Advertised from 26th August 2020
  • FTC for 12 months. £26,424 - £28,945 (pro rata), 22.5 hours per week.
  • Ref: N839


In existence since 1923, SAMH is Scotland’s national mental health charity.

SAMH has represented the voice of people most affected by mental health problems in Scotland for more than 90 years.

Today, in over 60 communities we work with adults and young people providing mental health social care support, services in primary care, schools and further education, among others. These services together with our national programme work in See Me, respectme, suicide prevention and active living; inform our policy and campaign work to influence positive social change.

SAMH is dedicated to mental health and wellbeing for all: with a vision of a society where people are able to live their lives fully, regardless of present or past circumstances.

For Scotland’s Mental Health

Respectme, Scotland’s anti-bullying service aims to contribute to a fair, just and inclusive Scotland where young people can live free from bullying.

We wish to appoint a Training Officer in a new role to join our team at an exciting time. We are evolving our training programme in order to extend our reach, meet requirements for online learning, better meet the needs of diverse audiences, and improve impact.

The successful candidate will be required to build on the strengths of our current programme and ensure growth supports best practice.

You will be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills with a strong understanding of the drivers of best learning and development. You will have a passion for developing, delivering and evaluating engaging and dynamic learning experiences and be able to inspire others. You will have relevant experience in training and development - ideally using face to face and also digital platforms.

Applications are welcome from people who have experienced mental health difficulties. A PVG check is required for this post, along with a Right to Work in the UK check. Candidates will also be required to provide proof of qualifications declared on the application form.

Application notes

If you wish to speak to someone about this post please email your contact details at: and one of the team will get back to you.

Closing date for all applications is 12.00 noon, Wednesday 9th September 2020.

Interviews will be held on Thursday 17th September 2020.

Application forms, job descriptions and guidelines are available to download from our website Please note that your application should be completed electronically and emailed back to, no other form of application will be accepted.