Learning & Development Leads (4 roles)
£53,348 - £60,022
Please quote reference: 18813
All 4 roles are full-time, permanent
Change your career, change lives
The Open University is the UK’s largest university, a world leader in flexible part-time education combining a mission to widen access to higher education with research excellence, transforming lives through education.
People Services is committed to providing The Open University with high quality people solutions and is valued for its efficiency, expertise, partnering capability and service
We currently have 4 new Learning & Development Lead positions available for which we are looking for a number of experienced practitioners to bring our key areas of focus to life. The Leads for Leadership & Management and Digital & Innovation will explore and adapt the latest thinking both externally and from within our own areas of expertise to provide a sector leading portfolio of learning and development pathways. The other roles will partner with different areas within the university to drive capability and capacity to set the organisation up for continued success in the future. All roles will utilise your high levels of influence, credibility and collaboration.
This is an exciting time to join the OU as we embark on an exciting journey to transform our learning and development capability with the creation of these 4 new posts.
Skills and experience
These roles will suit you if you:
• Possess extensive experience of consulting, designing and leading successful learning interventions in diverse organisational settings.
• Are experienced in developing and using capability/skills development tools and frameworks
• Possess a demonstrable track record in coaching, facilitating, training and consulting.
• Can skilfully blend best practice in learning with measurable impact.
The full summary of duties and skills required for the role can be found within the Job Description.
If you would like to discuss the particulars of this post before making an application, please email Resourcing-Hub@open.ac.uk.
What you get in return
We offer a great range of benefits that support our employees and their families for the long term, including 33 days holiday per annum plus Bank Holidays and Christmas closure days, an attractive pension proposition and free parking on campus.
How to apply
Unless otherwise stated in the advert, all applications are completed online via the OU Job’s page using the apply link and following the instructions. Applications submitted via 3rd party websites will not be considered.
Closing date: 22nd September 2021 – midday.
We value diversity and we recognise that different people bring different perspectives, ideas, knowledge and culture, and that this difference brings great strength.