Current Job Vacancies

Posted on Saturday, April 30th, 2022

Learning Coordinator, Aberdeenshire Employability Project Part-time 28 hours per week £23,917 (pro rata); pension; expenses; 25 days annual leave plus 12 days public holidays per annum (pro rata). Fixed term initially until 31 March 2023. About the role We seek a part-time (28 hours per week) Learning Coordinator to promote and deliver Lead’s Aberdeenshire Employability […]

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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 a new Treasurer and a Digital Trustee to join our passionate and committed team of non-executive directors.  You don’t need to have had experience of being on a board before, as […]

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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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Webinars and ‘Training for Trainers’

Posted on Wednesday, February 2nd, 2022

Last updated 9th February 2022. As part of our Cyber Resilience and Accessible Formats project, we’re offering FREE webinars for members of the public and training for practitioners/organisations that support others. All classes are free and open to the public. The Training for Trainers sessions are for practitioners, volunteers or others who support people with low […]

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Digital Accessibility Training for Employability: Webinar Series

Posted on Wednesday, January 5th, 2022

As part of Lead Scotland’s Build Back Digital project, we are offering a series of free webinars via Zoom exploring accessibility within digital content. These webinars are suitable for people looking to improve their employability and gain transferable skills by enhancing their digital expertise. Many people are facing uncertainty in their employment due to the […]

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We won! Scottish Cyber Awards 2021

Posted on Monday, November 22nd, 2021

On Thursday 18th November, we were excited to attend the Scottish Cyber Awards at the Sheraton Hotel in Edinburgh. Hosted by the SBRC (Scottish Business Resilience Centre), the awards were attended by colleagues in the public, private and charity sectors. We came together to celebrate innovation and achievement in cyber security. We were thrilled to […]

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2020-21 Strategic Performance

Posted on Wednesday, September 29th, 2021

Our staff and volunteers have been brilliant, navigating the new challenges thrown up by the pandemic. We are incredibly grateful to all our partners who supported us to stay open, to extend our Befriending Services, to offer Scotland wide learning services and flex our services to meet people’s changing needs. This webpage offers a brief […]

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