Learning and Development Manager

  • Job Reference: CVABYLDM
  • Date Posted: 25 September 2017
  • Recruiter: The Abbeyfield Society
  • Website: https://www.abbeyfield.com/
  • Location: St Albans, Hertfordshire
  • Salary: £41,000
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

The Abbeyfield Society provides housing and care for older people and its mission is to enhance the quality of life for older people. If you would like to be part of a global organisation with a well-earned reputation for providing excellent care services, thanks to its exceptional management, staff and volunteers, then please get in touch.

Learning and Development Manager, National Office, St Albans

Full time | £41,000 pa

Grade 4A to 4B

Make a difference to the lives of older people by joining Abbeyfield and managing our Learning and Development function.  

We’re seeking a values driven, resilient and results led professional qualified to a minimum standard of CIPD level 5 (or equivalent) to join our care and housing Charity to set the L&D agenda. The role will be focused on designing and delivering a L&D workplan, working closely with senior stakeholders across the business, to address challenges, opportunities and change through L&D activities.

The L&D Manager will head the L&D Team (consisting of two people) to:

  • Support the implementation of Abbeyfield’s People Strategy
  • Define, develop and produce the workplan for learning and development opportunities across the business
  • Provide an excellent service meeting strategic aims in a cost effective and efficient manner

The ideal candidate must have had previous experience of working in a L&D role within a large to medium multi-site operational organisation, be an excellent communicator, well organised and have the ability to work flexibly using their own initiative.

Please note this role is subject to an Enhanced Adult Workforce DBS check.

For a full job description visit www.abbeyfield.com/work-for-us

To apply send your CV and covering letter (ensuring you cover the main duties from the job description) to learning&development@abbeyfield.com

Closing date for receipt of applications is Monday 16th October 2017 at 5pm

Interviews will take place on Tuesday 24th October 2017 at our St Albans office

 

Abbeyfield is proud to be a diverse organisation and seeks to promote the recruitment, development and retention of a diverse workforce and undertakes to ensure equality of treatment for all employees.