This post is jointly funded by The Big Lottery Fund and European Social Fund.
This is a Building Better Opportunities funded project.
Building Better Opportunities (BBO)
The Big Lottery Fund is matching funds from the European Social Fund (ESF) 2014-2020 to invest in local projects tackling the root causes of poverty, promoting social inclusion and driving local jobs and growth – Building Better Opportunities.
The Workers’ Educational Association (WEA)
WEA is an educational charity delivering responsive, relevant and accessible programmes of learning across England and Scotland. Through our vision of employability, health and wellbeing, community engagement and cultural studies, we raise the educational aspirations of local communities.
ReachIT - Digital Inclusion Project
We are seeking to recruit a Digital Training Coordinator to coordinate all aspects of digital training within the BBO ReachIT programme promoting Digital Inclusion in Lancashire, called ReachIT. Between now and the end of 2019 we will be reaching out through a network of 45 delivery partners and a cohort of 300 specially trained Digital Champions to help at least 2216 adults across the county who currently cannot get into jobs or training through lack of IT skills. See also: http://www.wea.org.uk/north-west/projects-and-partnerships/building-better-opportunities-bbo-reachit-lancashire-digital
The successful candidate will need to have excellent IT skills and experience of delivering IT training within communities. You will be responsible will be responsible for supporting the delivery partners and their digital inclusion engagement staff to meet the digital training requirements of the Project.
We offer generous terms and conditions including 30 days holiday (plus bank holidays), pension scheme – subject to eligibility. Please note holiday entitlement, including bank holidays is pro rata for part time posts.
Further information and an application pack for the above post can be downloaded below or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Interviews will be held in Preston w/c 25th September 2017