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Various Locations in Aberdeen, AB10 1AB
£12.15 - £13.68 per hour
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Part Time
22 hours per week

This position has expired.

Job Description

"Before applying for this job, it is important that you read the Applicant Guidance by clicking on this link  and the Job Profile attached. These explain the job role and the type of person we're looking for".

Location:  Aberdeen City Wide

Duration:  Permanent, Part Time - 22 hours per week

Join the Adult and Family Learning team and play a key role to support the team in their delivery of 121 and group supports to families in Aberdeen

About the role:

Promote learning opportunities to individuals and communities

Access the learning needs of individuals and groups

Improve the literacy, numeracy, ICT and English language skills of participants on Family learning programmes


The post holder needs to hold as a minimum:

No requirements


The post holder is expected to demonstrate:

Skills & Experience in:

An ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with Family learners

Being able to communicate clearly and effectively with Family learners

An ability to be creative and show initiative

Very good organisational skills

An ability to work with people from different organisations

An ability to support people who have barriers to their learning

IT skills for keeping records and presenting reports when required

An ability to be flexible and adapt approaches and styles for different individuals and groups

An Understanding of:

The needs of Family learners and the barriers and challenges some of them face when returning to education

Commitment to:

Continuous Professional Development

Equality and inclusion principles

The values and principles for Family learning

The Individual

Please see Job Profile for further details


Aberdeen City Council is an equal opportunities employer and we are committed to equality, diversity and inclusion.

Flexible Working

We are happy to talk flexible working and offer flexible working for most roles in the organisation meaning that many of our employees enjoy the freedom of choosing a working pattern that suits them as much as it suits the organisation.

Disability Confident

We are a Disability Confident Employer.  If you consider yourself to have a disability and think you may require a reasonable adjustment to be made for this part of the selection process, or would like further information in relation to reasonable adjustments, please contact

Armed Forces

We are a forces-friendly employer, have signed the Armed Forces Covenant and are a silver award recipient in the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme.  We have a specific email address for those in the forces, those who have left the forces, as well as their partners / spouses / families:  We are able to answer questions about jobs and our application / selection process, as well as about our employee support provisions.

Guaranteed Interview Scheme

We have a number of guaranteed interview schemes available to applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our roles and who:

  • have a disability
  • are care-experienced and aged 16-29
  • are aged 16-24 and live in Aberdeen City or have been to an Aberdeen City Council school and are applying for a Modern Apprenticeship (except Trades apprenticeships)
  • have done a Foundation Apprenticeship with Aberdeen City Council and are applying for any apprenticeships relevant to the area in which they did their Foundation Apprenticeship
  • are New Scots aged 16-24 and are applying for any apprenticeships

Further information can be found at

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