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Learning Coordinator

  • Part time
  • £22,765 pro-rata
  • Dundee
  • Closing 2nd December 2019


  • Advertised from 15th November 2019
  • 14 hrs per week. Initially fixed term appointment to 31 March 2020 (further extension depending on funding).
  • Pension, expenses, 25 days annual leave and 12 days public holidays per year (pro rata)

Role

We seek a part-time Learning Coordinator to deliver non-formal and formal learning programmes in the Dundee area to individuals and small groups of disabled people and carers.

The successful applicants will be committed to:

1)Supporting disabled people and carers to overcome barriers, gain confidence and embark on personalised learning journeys, making positive, sustained transitions into their chosen progression routes.

2)Being an active part of the Lead Scotland team as we develop new, exciting learning opportunities in the South of Scotland for 2019/2020.

You will be responsible for

1)Delivering defined learning programmes to disabled people and carers. You will deliver non formal learning opportunities and formal learning opportunities such as the Adult Achievement Award and other courses as defined by learners.

2)Working alongside and supporting volunteers in delivering learning.

Experience of managing volunteers would be an advantage, as would a track record of experience in community learning and adult guidance and support.

This post will suit those who are passionate about the transformative power of adult learning, who have excellent communication skills and a flexible and creative approach to problem-solving.

You must be enthusiastic with good organisational skills and have previous experience of supporting disabled people experiencing a range of barriers, of working one-to-one with learners, and of designing and delivering learning programmes. A full driving licence and access to a car is essential.

Application notes

Application by CV and covering letter showing how you meet the criteria for the role to dodonnell@lead.org.uk. Job description is available at lead.org.uk. Please complete our equality opportunities form. To discuss the role further please contact Stephen Fernand at sfernand@lead.org.uk

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 on your covering letter. This will in no way disadvantage you in the recruitment process.

All job application information can made in alternative formats on request including braille, large print and audio and people can make applications in alternative formats

Closing Date: 5pm Monday 2nd December 2019

Interviews: Week beginning 9th December 2019

Lead Scotland is a charity which enables disabled adults and carers to access inclusive learning opportunities. Charity no. SC003949.


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