Job: Training Manager

About us

Attitude is Everything is a charity that connects disabled audience members, performers, employees and volunteers with music and live event industries to improve access together.

Through our work:

  • Disabled people lead the change.
  • Industry professionals learn from real-life experience and expertise.
  • Barriers are identified and removed.
  • Good practice is celebrated and rewarded.
  • More disabled people play their part in music and live event industries.

We have been working with the UK’s music and live event industries for over 20 years.

As a disability-led charity, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds, and work with employees to meet any access requirements.

Who can apply for this role?

A core aspect of our organisational ethos is that our training is designed and delivered by disabled people. This is to ensure that our training programme incorporates lived experience as well as opens up discussions, shares information and support participants’ advocacy. For this reason, applicants must be considered disabled under the 2010 Equality Act.

This could mean you:

  • Identify as Deaf
  • Identify as disabled
  • Identify as neurodivergent
  • Having a long-term physical or mental health condition that has lasted or will last for 12 months or longer.

About the role

We are looking for a new Training Manager to lead on managing and delivering our online and face to face training courses to improve accessibility in the music and live events industry and related sectors. Our disability-led training is informed by 22 years of experience supporting live music and outdoor events industries to improve accessibility.

We have trained over 10,000 industry professionals to date, and currently train around 500 people a year across a wide range of sectors.

Our current training courses are:

  • Disability Equality and Customer Service
  • Social Model Approaches to Neurodiversity and Mental Health
  • Understanding Non-Visible Impairments
  • Creating Accessible Workplace Environments

Your role will be to:

  • Lead the delivery of our training offer, combining delivering courses yourself with identifying, developing and managing freelancers to deliver our training.
  • Review our offer, improving our training and creating new courses as required.
  • Work with our Communications Manager on our strategy to manage and promote our training.


  • Salary: £34,000
  • Hours: Full time – 35 hours per week. This role will include some work outside these hours . Time off in Lieu is offered for additional hours worked. A job share will be considered.
  • Contract: 18 month initial contract until the end of 2024, with scope for extension.
  • Based: Our office is in London, NW1. Most of our staff combine some home working with some days in the office. The training itself will combine online and face to face delivery which will require UK travel.
  • Reports to: Head of Skills Development
  • Pension: 10% employer contribution
  • Holiday: 26 days per year


Training Manager – Job Description and Person Specification

Training Manager – Application Questions

General information about applying for a job at Attitude is Everything

Once you have completed the Application Questions, attach it to an email with your CV and send it to [email protected] with “Training Manager Application” as your subject line.

If you have any questions about the role, please email Paul via [email protected].

Deadline: 9am Tuesday 13th June

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