Training Delivery Officer, based London, SE1 7JW


We are currently seeking to appoint a Training Delivery Officer to work as part of the lifelong learning team in our head office, located near Waterloo in London. This is a permanent full time position.

This is an exciting and challenging role which will require you to manage the delivery of specific training programmes, including our overseas exchange opportunities programme and our annual junior summer camp. A key part of the role will be to assist the Head of Training Delivery in gathering, collating and analysing Key Performance Indicator data, to ensure training delivery is optimised from unit to international level. This is to ensure the best possible cadet experience for our 14,000 young people nationwide and the best training for our 9,000 volunteers delivering and supporting the sea cadet experience. This role is part of a small team working in our London head office that is part of a much more extensive team including our 4 national training centres and those who manage delivery of training in our 6 areas UK-wide.

The successful candidate should have:

  • a strong background in education and/or youth development
  • a strong track record of direct delivery of training programmes
  • experience of managing overseas programmes for young people
  • excellent programme management skills, with the ability to work to time, quality and budget
  • the ability to generate, manage and interpret KPIs to help inform management decisions
  • excellent communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to build and maintain strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • the ability to work with and motivate volunteers to support their training delivery work  

For more informaiton on the role, please donwload the full Job Description and Person Specification below:

Job Description

Person Specification

To arrange an informal discussion about the role, please contact the Director of Lifelong Learning on 020 7654 7046 or

Applications should consist of a completed application form, and the completed equal opportunities monitoring form, below:

Application Form

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Please feel free to submit your CV in support of your application.

Please email applications to

Closing date for applications: Midday, Tuesday 2nd May 2017

Successful applicants will be required to undergo a DBS check.

Call us on +44 (0)20 7654 7000 or email for more information