Training Development Officers (x2), based London, SE1 7JW


We are currently seeking to appoint a Training Development 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 be part of a small team of training development professionals working to develop key learning resources for our 14,000 young people and our 9,000 volunteers delivering and supporting the sea cadet experience. This role is part of a team of three working to the Head of Training Development and with a further 20 volunteers who lead each of our individual training activities which are delivered UK-wide.

The successful candidate should have:

  • a strong background in education and/or youth development
  • a strong track record of developing innovative training solutions
  • excellent project management skills, with the ability to work to time, quality and budget
  • the ability to work as a team to achieve excellent and innovative training solutions
  • 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 development 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