Current Job Vacancies

Posted on Sunday, July 3rd, 2022

  LEARNING COORDINATOR Fife Adult Learning Project. 21 hours per week £23,917 (pro rata); pension; expenses; 25 days annual leave plus 12 days public holidays per annum (pro rata). Initially fixed term to 31 March 2023. About the role: We seek a part time (21 hours per week) Learning Coordinator to promote and deliver Lead […]

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A Guide to Accessing Community Based Adult Learning for Disabled People

Posted on Friday, June 17th, 2022

In December 2021 we were delighted to be awarded funding from the Scottish Government to deliver our very first ‘lived experience’ project to help create our new guide to accessing Community Based Adult Learning (CBAL). We recruited and paid six disabled people, all with some past or current experience of accessing CBAL, to co-produce our […]

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Cyber Accessibility and Accreditation Project

Posted on Thursday, June 9th, 2022

Last updated 4th July 2022. Click here for information about our webinars. We are excited to be delivering this new project for 2022-23 focusing on supporting people with their cyber resilience. We will do this by: Producing and commissioning important information about phishing and scams in accessible formats How to Spot a Scam Message in […]

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Learner Spotlight: Wendy Smith

Posted on Wednesday, June 8th, 2022

Sibyl Adam, our Engagement and Fundraising Officer, had the pleasure of chatting to Wendy Smith, creator of Carers Union, a new grassroots organisation bringing together carers with advocacy and mediation in mind. Wendy was a learner with one of our projects in Highland, where conversations with Learning Coordinator Jan Harrison, as well as partner organisations […]

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Cyber Accessibility and Security Webinars

Posted on Monday, May 30th, 2022

Learn more about making your online presence accessible and staying safe online with our public webinars! Sign up today, everyone welcome to attend. Got a question? Contact cyberproject@lead.org.uk. Attend the first 5 webinars (accessibility webinars) and receive a certificate acknowledging your attendance for your CPD records. Creating Accessible Layouts Monday 20th June 1pm – 2pm  […]

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Board Director – Volunteer Vacancies

Posted on Friday, April 8th, 2022

Are you passionate about equality? Interested in Education, Community Learning, Volunteering or the Charity sector? Looking for a new opportunity? We are looking for three new Directors to join our team to join our passionate and committed team of non-executive directors.  Two of the vacancies are for a Treasurer and a Digital Trustee. You don’t […]

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Spring Party

Posted on Wednesday, April 6th, 2022

On Thursday 31st March, we hosted our first ever organisation-wide online celebration event. Our Spring Party was a chance to recognise the learners, befriendees and volunteers that work with us and celebrate their successes. We sent out a certificate and invite to everyone who had been involved with us in the past year. Emma Whitelock, […]

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Cyber Resilience and Accessible Formats Project

Posted on Friday, March 25th, 2022

Last updated 10th January 2022. Click here for the online safety resources Click here for event details   In the past couple of years, we’ve directly supported over a thousand people to feel safer and more confident online through free in-person (before Covid-19) classes and online webinars. This new project aims to provide free, public […]

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Lead Scotland’s Spring Party

Posted on Thursday, March 3rd, 2022

Spring time is nearly here and we want to celebrate the fantastic learners, befriendees and volunteers that are involved with Lead Scotland! As the days get longer and daffodils start appearing, we hope you’ll join us for this online party. You’ll get a chance to see your achievements on screen (with permission!) and see what […]

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Cyber Resilience Basics for Entrepreneurs

Posted on Friday, February 18th, 2022

Lead Scotland will be joined by cyber security experts Sapphire to talk about the basics of keeping your small business (or future business) safe and secure from online threats and scammers. If you’re self-employed, an entrepreneur, small business owner or planning to set one up soon, join us for this free webinar!   Sign up […]

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