We’re Recruiting: Training & Inclusion Manager

Thank you for your interest in the position of Training & Inclusion Manager at Switchboard.

In 2020 we celebrated our 45th birthday, and this landmark makes Switchboard the longest-running LGBTQ organisation in Brighton and Hove. This an important and exciting time to be joining the charity, and our vital work has never been more needed.

We are looking for an experienced facilitator with a passion for LGBTQ issues and the ability to bring people on a journey to understanding how they can improve inclusion, wherever or whoever they may be.

Switchboard is a charity for LGBTQ people looking for a sense of community, support or information. We connect people and support them directly through specially developed Switchboard services or link them to other specialist organisations. Switchboard’s dedicated staff team run a number of services that offer information and support, for LGBTQ communities.

This brand new role is part of our Health & Inclusion Project, and is all about building relationships with other organisations and supporting clients to improve their inclusion knowledge and practice in an intersectional way, but with a focus on our expertise – LGBTQ communities. This role will involve building up a network of clients, designing and delivering a range of training packages, and supporting a pool of lived experience trainers and facilitators to be part of the work at every stage. We need someone with the interpersonal skills to build trusting relationships, and the organizational skills to manage multiple clients from a wide range of organisations.

Remuneration: £27,000 per annum (FTE)

Hours: 37 hours per week (full time)

Based: The post holder will be based at Switchboard in Brighton. Travel may be required and there may be some home working in line with Covid-19 restrictions.

Terms: 12 month fixed term contract, with extension subject to funding. Annual leave entitlement is based at 25 days FTE, plus additional Christmas closure days and paid bank holidays.

If you are interested in applying, please read the application pack and return an application form to us by 5pm on Tuesday November 30th 2021.

For your information, interviews for this post will be held on Wednesday December 8th 2021.

Please return your application to: [email protected] 

You can also contact this address with questions about the role.

Training & Inclusion Manager Job Pack

Switchboard Application Form