Oak National Academy

Learning Design & Training Manager

Join Oak National Academy as they are looking for a Learning Design & Training Manager

We are looking for a great Learning Design & Training Manager to join Oak’s Education Team.

This unique and incredible opportunity will see you design and lead the training of everyone involved in the creation of high-quality, evidence-based, in-class exemplar curricula and lesson resources, including teacher creators and those in quality assurance roles.


  • Lead the continuous improvement of training and development for our curriculum partners and teacher creators.

  • Develop a framework and provide support and quality assurance for internal and external training programmes and webinars across the organisation.

  • As a member of the Oak Team, contribute to the planning and culture of the organisation.

  • Work in cross-functional and product oriented squads with colleagues from across the organisation, as required.

  • Deputise for the Head of Curriculum Design and take on other general responsibilities as required.

Knowledge, skills and experience

  • 2+ years experience in designing, delivering and continuously improving training programmes.

  • Education expert with knowledge of and expertise in effective professional development for teachers.

  • Have qualified teacher status (QTS) and direct experience of teaching in a school/schools in England in Key Stages 1, 2, 3 or 4.

The successful candidate will have a desire to contribute in all areas to ensure Oak is successful. You will be comfortable working at pace and you will continuously look at ways that the team can work more smartly. You will be excellent at working as part of a remote team, building relationships and managing your time effectively.

Next steps

All you need to do is start the process by clicking on the yellow button on the top right.

You’ll answer some questions that are related to your experience. After the job closes, your answers will go through our sift process: all answers will be anonymised, randomised and then reviewed by a panel of reviewers.

If you are shortlisted, we’ll invite you to the next step, which includes completing a task and a formal interview carried out remotely over zoom. Also, we love giving feedback, so at the end of the application process we'll share how well you performed.

We are aiming to hold interviews in the week commencing 21st November 2022 and this is likely to take 1.5hours.

We are experiencing really good responses to our job adverts. This may lead us to closing the role early and so if you are considering applying then please get your application in early to avoid missing out.

We are an equal opportunities employer

We are committed to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and are determined to ensure that no applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender, age, disability, religion, belief, sexual orientation, marital status, or race, or is disadvantaged by conditions or requirements which cannot be shown to be justifiable.