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Head of Learning and Development

City of London, England
£55489 - £67358 per annum + (generous annual leave)
Closing date
28 May 2022

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Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
HR Jobs Level
Manager, Specialist
Specialist Area
Learning and Development, Organisational Development
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Job Details

The University of London is one of the largest and most diverse higher education institutions in the world. With a mission to transform lives through knowledge, it delivers high quality academic programmes, brings benefits to society through its research in the humanities and social sciences, and leverages intellectual connections through public engagement.

The Role
The primary focus of the role is to lead the development and delivery of inclusive, effective learning and development strategies that provide demonstrable impact and that build expertise, resilience and workforce capability in support of the University's strategic and operational aims and objectives. You will work collaboratively as a member of the HR Senior Leadership Team (SLT) to deliver seamless, integrated, customer-focused HR services across the University and provide leadership to the Leadership and Development team, coaching, developing and empowering team members to deliver high performance in support of business outcomes.
Applications are welcomed from candidates with demonstrable experience of successfully leading the design and successful delivery of academic progression strategies and interventions for different academic pathways; along with substantial experience in developing organisational learning and development strategies in complex organisations, across the spectrum of organisational needs, workforce profiles, professional orientations and learning styles. The successful candidate will possess strong leadership and interpersonal skills and be able to both foster excellent performance amongst colleagues and influence senior colleagues in a positive manner.

For a full role profile, please refer to the job description on the microsite.

Further information:
Benefits include 30 days annual leave (+ additional closure days over Christmas), an excellent pension scheme and flexible working options.

What you need to do now:
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV.
Closing Date: Monday 16th May, midnight
Interview Date:Week commencing 6th June

The University of London is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive working environment where all staff can be themselves and succeed. The University particularly encourages applications from members of Black, Asian, and Minority Ethnic communities, as this group is currently under-represented at all levels. All appointments will be made on merit, based on the criteria identified in the job description.
Pursuing excellence in education and equal opportunities.

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