Learning and Development Consultant

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Department: Ambulance Victoria
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Human Resources (HR)
Classification: See Advertisement
Work Location: Melbourne - Eastern Metro
Reference: VG/040230
Closing Date: 26-Oct-2017
Salary Range: See Advertisement
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: No File Attached
Contact: Charisma Haney

Position Details


Ambulance Victoria (AV) invites applications who are suitably experienced Learning & Development / Organisational Development professionals for the following positions in Melbourne's eastern suburbs.

  • 1x Full time ongoing
  • 1x Part time ongoing
  • 1x Full time Fixed Term to June 30th 2018

As part of Organisational Development, the Learning and Development team are focused on developing a learning culture in which individuals build their capability and where performance and development approaches are continuously expanded. The primary focus of this role will be to develop and implement learning programs, initiatives, processes and methods in alignment with our organisational objectives.

About the role

Reporting to the Learning & Development Team Leader, the responsibilities of this role will include, but are not limited to:

  • Contribute to the development of learning strategies, frameworks and tools to help embed learning within AV culture
  • Conduct learning needs analysis processes on a variety of organisational learning initiatives 
  • Design, develop, deliver and evaluate learning and development initiatives across AV (including leadership development programs)
  • Development of contemporary learning approaches which support learning in the day to day experience of an operational workforce  
  • Review and evaluate effectiveness of learning approaches for continuous improvement
  • Undertake learning & development projects in collaboration with key stakeholders to drive improved organisational performance

About you

The successful applicant, will be tertiary qualified and / or have relevant experience in developing and delivering learning & development programs with a strong understanding of learning and development methodologies and tools, adult learning principles and eLearning design. Experience in leadership development and organisational development is desirable.

You will also possess a Certificate IV in Workplace Training & Assessment and be familiar with diagnostic tools such as HBDI, MBTI. Your wide variety of skills will include strong stakeholder and project management (accreditation is desirable), superior communication and the ability to gain support and acceptance of ideas. A background in government or health services will be advantageous.  You will thrive in a team environment where building effective relationships and providing a high level of customer service is valued.

What's in it for you

As a valued member of AV you will enjoy a professional working environment that recognises the importance of work/life balance.  We offer salary packaging options, generous personal leave entitlements, accrued days off for full time roles, and other benefits including free on-site parking.

We believe our people are our greatest resource and the sustainability of our workforce depends on how well we utilise our people's skills and abilities.  If you're ready to play an integral role and deliver results that help make a real difference, we want to hear from you!

How to apply?

Your application will form an integral part of the selection process and should be of a high quality including:

  • A covering letter specifying which position you are applying for
  • A resume

Please note: A separate document addressing the selection criteria outlined in the PD is not required.

We request that your application is forwarded by 5pm on Thursday 26th October by clicking on ‘apply online'.

Ambulance Victoria is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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