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Skills Development Manager

  • Full time
  • £30,815
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 2nd March 2020

  • Advertised from 11th February 2020
  • 36.25 hours. Fixed term for 12 months (with potential for extension)


The Skills Development Manager encourages good practice and drives continuous improvement in skills development and promotes a culture of learning and development within the sector.

The Skills Development Manager is a key interface between MGS and the sector, building rich and valuable networks and delivering a wide range of skills development programmes and activities for the benefit of the sector. The Skills Development Manager develops and manages partnerships with key stakeholders across the heritage landscape that maximise the quality of our products and programme delivery. They also play a key role in the ongoing development of MGS as an SQA Assessment Centre to deliver vocational learning.

A core focus of this contract will be to deliver a project to engage with and upskill groups of volunteers from diverse backgrounds.

A skilled communicator who is self-motivated, shows initiative and builds strong and effective relationships, the Skills Development Manager continually seeks out opportunities and more agile ways of working to develop content and enhance the MGS skills offer.

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The deadline is Monday 2nd March 2020 at 09.00 a.m