Reach IT
Location
Preston
Contract type
Fixed term part-time
Contract until date
Hours
28 hours per week (0.8 FTE)
Salary
Grade 4 £24,836 (usual starting salary) - £26,677 per annum pro rata
Summary description
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.
Description

This post is jointly funded by The Big Lottery Fund and European Social Fund.

This is a Building Better Opportunities funded project.

Background Information

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 March 2020 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 recruitment@wea.org.uk

Completed applications forms should be emailed to recruitment@wea.org.uk by the closing date of 5pm on Tuesday 2nd January 2018

WEA is proud to be a living wage employer

 

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