Learning Content Scriptwriter

Are you great with words? Intrigued by how people learn, and not afraid of technology? Our Kineo team are looking for a talented writer to work on exciting and innovative projects for our blue-chip clients.

So, if you’re a talented wordsmith with an eye for detail, unfazed by deadlines and bursting with creativity and curiosity, this could be the start of something big for you!

This role could easily suit a recent graduate with a passion for eLearning and a good understanding of Microsoft Office suite, full training will be provided. 

We're flexible about the location of this role, but you'll need to be within commuting distance of one of our main office hubs - Brighton, London, Burntwood (near Lichfield), Warrington, or Wakefield.

This appointment will be made on merit.

We believe that diversity and inclusion strengthens and enriches us, and that it is the responsibility of everyone at the City & Guilds Group to drive this value. As ethnic minority groups and disabled people are currently under-represented within the Group, we particularly encourage and welcome applications from these communities.

Business Unit
Entry Level
Type of role
Full-time or part-time
Location - Country
Location - City
Closing date
Vacancy ref


About the role

You'll get to work close-up with our clients to learn about their world and design their online training. You'll team up with some of the best graphic artists, technical people and learning designers in the business to develop your ideas with visual and verbal vavavoom. 

You'll need to understand clients’ business, performance, and training requirements. You will then ensure scripts are written in line with all agreed objectives and style guides, as well as the agreed treatment and scope as per the Design document. Finally, you'll brief other members of the production team based on the script.

About you

You'll need great writing and editing skills, and be able to write in a range of tones and styles as well as the ability to write about a range of different subjects.

You must be enthusiastic, flexible and comfortable working at a fast-pace, sometimes on multiple projects. it's also really important that you can engage and communicate with clients, manage expectations, and express ideas and thinking persuasively and clearly.

Our Story And Mission

Our vision is for a world in which everyone has the skills and opportunities to succeed. We support almost five million people each year to develop skills that help them into a job, develop on that job and to prepare for their next job. As a charity, we’re proud that everything we do is focused on achieving this purpose.

Through our assessment and credentialing, corporate learning and technical training offers, we partner with our customers to deliver work-based learning programmes that build competency to support better prospects for people, organisations and wider society. We create flexible learning pathways that support lifelong employability, because we believe that people deserve the opportunity to (re)train and (re)learn again and again – gaining new skills at every stage of life, regardless of where they start.

At the heart of our business sits the City & Guilds Foundation which amplifies our purpose by helping to remove barriers to getting into a job, celebrating best practice on the job, and advocating for jobs of the future. 

We were founded in 1878 by the City of London and the trade guilds of the time, to help people, organisations and economies to develop their skills for growth.

Our rich experience means we’re uniquely positioned to understand the future of work and learning. And, we continually evolve to develop and deliver skills for the workplace of the future. Today, as well as qualifications and assessment, we offer digital credentialing, elearning technologies, executive leadership development, technical training and consultancy.

What We Offer

We offer the opportunity to work in an innovative, engaging and market-leading organisation with opportunities to develop your existing skills and explore new ones.

You’ll receive an excellent benefits package which typically includes a great base salary, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, pension, private healthcare, volunteering opportunities and much more. 

We welcome a discussion about how this role could work flexibly for you. For example work pattern, hours or location.

Next Steps And How To Apply

If you think this is the role and organisation for you then we would love to hear from you.  Please submit your CV and complete our short application form using the apply button.