Work with the Digital Skills Lab


 Part-time Opportunity: Digital Skills Trainer - Data Science

  • £24.16 - £29.10 / hour (depending on experience)
  • Part-time, fixed term contract until 31 July 2022 (possible extension to 31 July 2023)
  • Candidates must be residing in the UK for this role

The Digital Skills Lab is seeking experienced trainers to deliver effective and engaging technical training to LSE students and staff both online and in person. Workshops are currently delivered online via Zoom and in person training will resume on campus in accordance with government guidelines. Each workshop will last between 1 to 3 hours and will have up to 16 participants. Trainers will be expected to work between 5 to 10 hours per week.

Successful candidates will have experience in delivering training in Python, R, SPSS, Stata, Tableau or NVivo and be able to re-purpose existing learning content to deliver short, high-quality training courses. Experience of any of the following technologies listed is also desirable:  

  • Git/Github
  • Web scraping
  • LaTeX
  • Matlab
  • Machine Learning techniques
  • Database design and SQL
  • Text Analysis

To apply, please email your CV and a short statement outlining how your skills and experience meet the job description and requirements outlined in the person specification  to Please be sure to indicate which software/tools you would be prepared to teach. Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis.