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VACANCY - Education Development Manager, Highlands

VACANCY - Education Development Manager, Highlands Education Development Manager - Highlands

Based in Inverness
Fixed Term to 30th June 2017
Part time 21 hours per week
Salary Range: Grade D £30,388 to £34,728 per annum (pro rata)  


The Workers' Educational Association is a charity and the UK's largest voluntary sector provider of adult education. We are a charity with a strong sense of social purpose, dedicated to bringing great teaching into the heart of local communities.  All our educational provision is developed with this in mind and our courses can be set up almost anywhere - for example in clubs, community centres, village halls, schools, pubs or where people work.   WEA are looking to appoint an Education Development Manager, who will be expected to lead and manage on the development and delivery of the full range of WEA activities in Community and Workplace based adult learning.   

The post-holder will have the ability to develop and maintain effective links with external strategic bodies; ability to win resources, prepare funding applications; manage a range of budgets and projects and manage the work of Course Tutors and other staff to ensure the highest quality of adult learning.   

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 staff.

The closing date for applications is by 5pm Monday 14 November 2016.  
Interviews will be held in late November/ early December 2016.  

Further information and an application pack for the above post are available electronically from the WEA website.


The WEA is committed to promoting Equality and Diversity in its employment practices and service delivery.   The WORKERS' EDUCATIONAL ASSOCIATION is a charity registered in England and Wales (number 1112775) and in Scotland (number SC039239) and a company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales (number 2806910).  Registered address is WEA, 4 Luke Street, London, EC2A 4XW.

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