Learning and Development Manager - Volunteering (Ref: 17/11)
Job Title: Learning and Development Manager (Volunteering)
Salary: £38,922 per annum inc OLW
Location: Gilwell Park, Chingford
Hours: 35 hours per week
Benefits: Subsidised Lunch, Pension Scheme, Simply Health medical plan, free parking and interest free season ticket loan
Summary of Job
This role is the in house technical expert on volunteer learning and development/training in a large uniformed youth organisation. The role involves advising upon, designing and developing learning opportunities, piloting new learning and developing methods in partnership with Headquarters volunteers and staff to provide our volunteer membership the best support possible.. The role will involve working with a wide variety of staff and volunteer colleagues across all departments of the organisation and with volunteers at all levels
A passion for working with people and willingness to work in partnership with volunteers to develop and deliver learning and development experiences for adult Leaders working with young people.
You will be an innovator, a good communicator, a competent project manager with experience of managing and leading teams - who wants to make a real difference. You will have experience of training delivery using a variety of methods and knowledge of working with volunteers, preferable in a youth setting.
Young people are our future and The Scout Association plays a vital role in supporting adults to developing them for adult life through provision of a challenging, relevant and rewarding programme. The Association has developed a vision and strategy to take Scouting forward and the Volunteering Department has an important part to play in achieving this vision.
There are almost half a million young people in the UK who are members of The Scout Association supported by approximately 150,000 adult volunteers.
Details of closing and Interview date:
Closing date: 5th April 2017
Interview date: 24th April 2017
The Scout Association is an equal opportunities employer