Team Leader - Dunfermline

Directorate
Operations
Department
Regional Operations - North East
Location
Fife
Salary
36,054 - 43,808
Vacancy Type
Full Time Permanent
Hours
35
Driving Licence required
Preferable
PVG required
Yes
Closing Date
24/01/2018
Ref No
1176
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About the Role

Working alongside other stakeholders and partners, Skills Development Scotland has a central contribution to make in delivering the governments priorities for action within ‘Skills for Scotland’ – developing people, assisting employers and helping to improve the accessibility and coherence of learning and training opportunities. 

You’ll be responsible for coaching and line managing a multi-disciplinary locality team to develop confidence and capability to deliver a modernised CIAG service. You’ll champion performance management and professional development, work with your HR Business Partner to support the people strategy at a local level and effectively manage public access centres.  

This is a permanent position based in Dunfermline.

About SDS

Skills Development Scotland is the national skills body supporting the people and businesses of Scotland.  SDS plays a key role in driving forward Scotland’s economic future through their delivery of the Scottish Government’s economic and skills strategy.  SDS helps the skills and learning system to better respond to the needs of the economy and help individuals benefit from a variety of learning and skills development opportunities. 

About You

The successful candidate will be educated to SCQF Level 11 or be able to demonstrate equivalent work based experience. In addition, you’ll have a sound knowledge and understanding of the Scottish Government Economic Strategy. Previous experience of having a line management or supervisory role is highly desirable as is the ability and desire to employ effective coaching skills to encourage development.  Ideally, you’ll be someone who can demonstrate and evidence leadership qualities. 

Closing date for applications is Wednesday 24th January.

Proposed interview date is 15th February in Dundee.