Learning and Development Manager

The Scouts Association
11 May 2017
10 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We have a new exciting opportunity, not to be missed! At The Scout Association we are currently looking for a Learning and Development Manager (Volunteering) to join the based in Chingford, London. You will join us on a full time, permanent basis working 35 hours per week and will receive a competitive salary of £39,479 per annum inc OLW plus an excellent benefits package.

About the Learning and Development Manager role

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

What we’re looking for in our Learning and Development Manager

You will have 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. 

What we can offer you as our Learning and Development Manager

- Subsidised Lunch

- Pension Scheme

- Simply Health medical plan

- Free parking

- Interest free season ticket loan

About Us

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. 

So if you would like to join the team as our new Learning and Development Manager then please click ‘apply’ today – don’t miss out, we’d love to hear from you!

Details of closing and Interview date

Closing date: Friday 2nd June 2017

Interview date: Friday 16th June 2017

The Scout Association aims to be an equal opportunities employer.