Training Specialist

Durham Community Action Limited


£28000 per annum

Contract Type



Full time

Closing date

Tuesday, 19 June, 2018 - 12:00


County Durham

Durham Community Action is looking for a qualified trainer to provide leadership and delivery of both accredited and non-accredited training activities for community groups and volunteers. Working alongside our community development and volunteering teams, we are looking for an experienced practitioner to develop and provide training which meets the needs of the groups we work with across County Durham. Applicants should have a demonstrable knowledge of community development and working with small groups.

The post holder will also support our teams to organise and manage events and conferences, and to develop a rolling programme of training and events throughout the year.

We are a small organisation providing a diverse range of specialist community support services. We are looking for somebody who is unafraid to work on initiative, thrives on team working, and is adaptable, pragmatic and optimistic. This post holder will need the confidence to tackle problems, and find solutions, and relishes the opportunity to make a positive difference for the groups and people we work with.