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Senior Learning and Skills Officer (Adults)

£35,411 per year (ERYC Grade 10)
Type Hours
Full Time
Monday to Friday
County Hall, Cross Street, Beverley, HU17 9BA (Some travel may be required)
Closing date
Job closes on 12 February
Interview date
Interview is 24 February
Service area
Service area: Learning Skills and Workforce Development
Job reference
Job reference: ECON000480
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The job itself

A vacancy has arisen to work for the East Riding of Yorkshire Council within the Learning, Skills and Workforce Development team. In this role you will be responsible for the development and delivery of high quality, responsive and efficient learning, and development opportunities for the council’s adult social care workforce.

The role will suit somebody who has a passion for delivering dynamic learning opportunities that result in agile, efficient, and high performing teams who are empowered to deliver high quality services. You will benefit from working as part of a supportive, creative, and multi-functional team that is committed to providing a wide range of high-quality learning opportunities and support programmes to the social care workforce.

This is a varied and integral role within the Learning, Skills and Workforce Development team and you will work very closely with the Principal Learning and Skills Officer (Social Care) in order to ensure that all learning opportunities provided meet the requirements and standards of our quality framework.

Your role will primarily focus on the delivery of learning across the Adult Social Care workforce and topics central to Adult Social Care practices, you will also be part of a multi-functional team that delivers a range of learning opportunities that works in a commercial way with partners and stakeholders. There will be opportunities to collaborate across the team to ensure that we maximise efficiencies and achieve good value for money through the effective and efficient use of resources.

Ideally you will be qualified to degree level or above and / or a relevant teaching or training qualification and have an excellent knowledge of scoping, planning and delivering training opportunities for the Adult Social Care workforce within a diverse and multi-functional organisation.

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Learning, Skills and Workforce Development team and is suitable for a self-motivated, highly organised, and resilient individual. You will need to have a creative mindset, a can-do attitude, drive, commitment, and enthusiasm in order to deliver on the ambitious and exciting aims of the Learning, Skills and Workforce Development team and the strategic plans of the council.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a team with a reputation for delivering high quality learning and development opportunities to the East Riding of Yorkshire Council Adult Social Care Workforce.


Want to know more?

Get in touch for more information.

Julie Short
Principal Learning and Skills Officer (Social Care)
07890 984689
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Additional information

Remote working

The Council offers many remote working opportunities as part of our commitment to providing flexibility wherever possible for our employees.

Pay and reward

The Council is undertaking a review of pay and reward as part of its ambitions to attract and retain employees by having effective pay and development structures in place to support modern ways of working and to support the provision of Council services which meet local priorities. Please note that the future terms and conditions of this post may change following the outcome of this review.

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Some travel across East Riding of Yorkshire may be required, applicants must be able to transport themselves.

DBS/Medical check

This post is subject to medical and enhanced DBS clearance.

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