Learning & Development Manager
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As the nation’s heart charity and the biggest independent funder of cardiovascular research in the UK, the British Heart Foundation (BHF) is a strong, highly effective and well respected charity, both nationally and internationally. Our work saves lives – tens of thousands in the UK each year alone – and enhances the lives of many more.
About the role
Can you help increase the BHF's effectiveness and health by promoting high performance, continuous improvement and a high quality of working life?
Do you have the drive to deliver in a world class talent and organisational development function?
We are looking for a talented individual to work collaboratively across the BHF to develop learning plans, design and champion relevant learning approaches, deliver inspirational and appropriate learning events and evaluate learning and development initiatives for effectiveness.
We are looking for someone with an understanding of learning styles and a broad knowledge of learning and organisational development methodologies to work with the Talent & Organisational Development Manager to develop and deliver Organisational Development business priorities.
With a Learning or Organisational Development qualification, the successful candidate will have substantial experience of working in a Learning and Development function, ideally within a multi-site retailer. You’ll have excellent communication skills and experience of working collaboratively within a team.
The successful applicant will have an innovative, optimistic approach, looking for new ways to continuously improve and engage others, whilst demonstrating a passion for the BHF’s vision. No two days will be the same, you’ll get the opportunity to influence and challenge across all directorates to create a change-ready culture and to help our people to be the heroes the BHF needs to fight for every heartbeat.
Please note this position is based at our office in Claygate, Surrey and London and will involve regular travel across the UK as required.
How to apply
To apply for this role please use the apply button below. Our process involves submitting your CV and supporting statement, which should outline your interest and explain how you meet the roles criteria.
Interviews will be held on 31st August 2017 at our head office in London.
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