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Learning & Development Co-ordinator
Harbour House - Preston Docks

Closing date: 14/08/2022

Salary: £25,000

Employment type: Permanent

Work location: Hybrid Working

Hours per week: 37

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Learning and Development Co-ordinator

Full-time, based in Preston (hybrid working available)

Salary c£25,000

At Community Gateway, we’re all about making our employee experience second to none.   The People Services team are at the heart of making the organisation a great place to work. If you are passionate about providing learning opportunities and want to be part of a vibrant and fun team, then this could be the role for you.

What will you be doing?

You will be the first point of contact for colleagues and external contacts for all learning and development queries, including sourcing and booking training courses, updating our Learning Management System, working with specialist leads in other teams and promoting learning in the organisation.

As part of a busy team there will be lots of opportunities to get involved in other people-related activities.  We will also ask that you support our People Services co-ordinator with administrative tasks.

Why are you the best person for us?

The main things:

  • You’ll have great admin skills.
  • You’ll be a team player and happy to pitch in when needed
  • You feel confident learning and managing a new system.  It’s a bit new to all of us!

It would nice if you also had:

  • Experience of working in a learning and development role.

The perks:

We work hard but we give a lot back too! Our benefits package reflects how we much we value our colleagues.  We offer generous holidays starting at 34 days including Christmas and your birthday off, flexible hours, a gorgeous office (your desk will overlook the docks), pension scheme, loads of health and wellbeing perks, free parking, discount scheme…we could go on but we only have so much room to write this advert.

It's important to be able to be yourself at work!

Inclusion is key for us.  We don’t just pay lip service to it.  We would love to hear from people from diverse backgrounds for this role, and second languages come in handy.  For more information about our approach to diversity in recruitment click here:

Working arrangements:

This role can work both from our offices and at home.  You will generally expected to be in the office at least 60% of the time, with flexibility given to accommodate business and personal needs.  For the first few weeks you will generally be more office based whilst you get to meet your lovely colleagues and learn the ropes.

Dates for your diary:

The closing date for this advert is Sunday 14th August 2022 with interviews expected to be held week commencing 22nd August.  If we receive enough suitable applicants we may close the vacancy early.

If you have read all this and you think you’re the one that we want, then get started on your application. ​​​​​​​