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The Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) champions the power of planning in creating prosperous places and vibrant communities. We represent over 25,000 members worldwide, supporting them throughout their careers. We shape planning policy, raise professional standards and are the only body in the UK to confer Chartered status to planners, the highest professional qualification.

About the Role

Job Title: Training Officer
Salary: £28,930 plus generous pension scheme
Location: Central London (Currently home based due to national restrictions)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a new Training Officer at RTPI to work alongside another Training Officer, to deliver online and face to face (when permitted) CPD for Members and non-members.

In this role you will support the CPD Manager in planning course content and programmes for the RTPI Learn platform, including reviewing access, usage and bookings and suggesting adjustments based on demand and subjects identified as of RTPI wide importance to the profession

You will work with Finance, IT and Membership colleagues across the organisation on technical, financial and events logistics, liaising with external consultants and online providers. You will be responsible for administering and managing the RTPI Learn Moodle system, including course access and sign-in. 

You will have experience of working within a membership organisation or education institution, developing and bringing to market professional training products through traditional and digital channels. Knowledge of effective CPD and training techniques and how to evaluate them will be an advantage plus a good understanding of what makes training and CPD successful.

RTPI has a positive, supportive and inclusive work environment which actively operates a policy of helping its employees at all levels to achieve professional growth. We seek to foster a collaborative and respectful work environment which promotes equality, diversity and inclusivity.

RTPI roles are currently home-based, this role will be based in our Central London office when restrictions are lifted.

A full job description can be read by clicking here

How to Apply

To Apply for this role please submit a CV and Covering Letter that refers to the criteria in the person specification. You can submit these documents via the RTPI Website

Closing date: 9am on 1st March 2021
Interview date: 8th March 2021