Careers

We employ talented, committed and dynamic people from a range of industry backgrounds to help drive our business forward.
This could be the ideal career for you!

Events Project Coordinator – supporting Big Bang events and a range of other contracted events (NO LONGER AVAILABLE)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a individual with a passion for delivering high quality events to join the  the Learn By Design team. The ideal candidate will have an good understanding of organising and delivering events with outstanding customer service. An interest in Science, Technology, Engineering and maths and inspiring young people to enter careers in this area will be an advantage but is not essential. For further information please contact Louise Curd louisecurd@bydesign-group.co.uk

Please see role outline here in more detail.

Closing date for applications will be 17th August.


Social Media Marketing Assistant 

We’re seeking an enthusiastic addition to our Learn by Design team that shows a real flare and passion for social media. Delivering educational programmes which include The National Citizen Service, The Big Bang Science Fair, Careers events and Motivational workshops, the ability to adapt key messages with creativity is essential in our fast-paced working environment. A keen interest in social media analytics and a drive to reach new audiences whilst boosting engagement rates are key skills we are looking for, in order to add to our already existing friendly Marketing team.

Hours of work: 9 – 5pm Mon – Fri

Applications will be reviewed week commencing 20th August with interviews taking place W/C 27th August. Closing date for all applications is Friday 10th August 2018.

Please apply with a current CV to Emma Wallbank Digital Marketing Manager:

marketing@bydesign-group.co.uk

See the full job post on Indeed: https://www.indeedjobs.com/learn-by-design-2de6ef0/jobs


 In-school Communicators (flexi part-time and Full time positions available)

We are actively recruiting dynamic people who will be trained to present and run interactive workshops in schools to inspire young people (aged 7-18) in Resilience,  STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths), employability and enterprise. Successful candidates will need to be reliable and flexible with good teamwork, communication and customer service skills.

Our roles are based out of the Leicestershire area but our work does often require travel and staying away.

For more information contact Joanne Long on 01827 316297 or email a CV to MikeRidler@bydesign-group.co.uk.


NCS Staff recruitment

NCS Seasonal Staff Required

Can you help inspire a team of young people on the NCS programme?
Are you dynamic and confident with a passion for motivating young people?

National Citizen Service (NCS) is a government funded initiative for young people aimed at providing them with opportunities to take part in social action projects and build skills for work and life.  It is the biggest personal development programme in England. NCS powered by Learn by Design are in the following areas: Luton, Hitchen, Cambridge, Peterborough, Huntingdon, Swindon, Weston-super-Mare, Bristol, Bath, Stamford, Rushden and Oakham.

Key Responsibilities:
–          Inspiring the team of young people
–          Gain respect and earn the trust of the young people
–          Provide a level of pastoral care for the teams during the four week programme
–          Work with other staff members and local groups as young people develop their Social Action Projects
–          Report to and be supported by the Site Leader particularly regarding any challenging behaviour
–          Attend and be part of Graduation

Necessary Skills: Essential
–          Experience in working with young people, particularly aged 16-17
–          Well organised and punctual
–          Excellent communication skills, both with young people and other staff alike
–          Above all, displaying a real enthusiasm for working with young people
Preferred
–          Full UK Driving Licence and access to vehicle
–          Experience of engaging/working with youth groups, schools, or other community organisations
Dates: July – August 2018 for 4 weeks, various start dates available; must also be able to attend 2 days of training prior to employment.
Summary
–          10 days (5 x 2) working on the residential phases (food & accommodation provided)
–          8 days (4 x 2) based in a local town

Send a CV or contact:
Email: NCS Recruitment Learn by Design


NCS Engagement Officer Bristol – Contract – £20,000 per year

Job Description:

We are looking for a charismatic and flexible individual to help recruit young people onto the NCS programme. It is imperative candidates have excellent presentation skills, a persuasive manner and the ability to ‘sell’ the programme to young people. The Engagement Officers predominant focus is on making young people aware of the programme, through delivering school assemblies and other engagements in a variety of educational establishments (state/academy schools, independent schools, pupil referral units, colleges, for example). A school assembly/presentation is often the first time young people find out about the NCS opportunity, so it is essential that the Engagement Officers are confident in front of a large audience. Young people express an interest in the programme to Engagement Officers who then work with the wider NCS Team to encourage young people to sign up. Engagement Officers are targeted to generate interest per school engagement.

Read full job here and apply via Indeed link.