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Vacancy: Early Years Training Delivery Manager

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Are you a highly efficient project manager and a forward planner? Do you have excellent organisation and time management skills? Are you confident with technology and providing technical support? If so, we would love to hear from you.

Job title: Early Years Training Delivery Manager

Contract: Permanent (35 hours per week)

Salary: Grade 4 (£28,350 - £30,999)

Closing date: Wednesday 24 January, midnight

Location: Flexible hybrid working between home and our Edinburgh City Centre office


About the job

This is an excellent opportunity for you to support Scottish Book Trust and our Bookbug programme. The Early Years (EY) Training and Development Team provides a comprehensive range of training for practitioners across Scotland, supporting them to gift Bookbug bags, lead Bookbug Sessions and deliver targeted outreach work to families. This role contributes to our overall aim of promoting early book-sharing, stories, songs and rhymes, to help all children in Scotland lead happier, healthier and safer lives.

The EY Training Delivery Manager project manages a busy schedule of in-person and online training dates and webinars (more than 100 events per year), which is delivered by our team of trainers. You will be managed by the EY Training and Development Manager and will work with them to maximise the reach and improve the efficiency and effectiveness of our training.

Key responsibilities

We are looking for people who have:

We encourage you to apply even if you don’t meet all the requirements. If you want to discuss the role prior to applying, please email recruitment@scottishbooktrust.com(this link will open in a new window).

We will work with the successful candidate to put a development plan in place to ensure training needs are met.