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Learning and Development Specialist, UK

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Learning and Development Specialist, UK2019-01-04T06:08:23-05:00<p> </p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">The Talent and Capability team plays an important role in evolving ThoughtWorks into a Learning Organization.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">We are in need of a Learning &amp; Development Specialist, to support the planning, development and delivery of high-quality learning experiences across the UK.</span></p> <p><strong>Responsibilities &amp; expectations: </strong></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Below you can find the types of things that the role might include, dependent on priorities:</span></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Analyze, design, craft, deploy and administer appropriate learning solutions and activities for UK based ThoughtWorkers. </span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Use rapid and flexible design and delivery methods (virtual, classroom, printed manuals, job aids and reference guides, e-learning and multimedia) that best suit audience needs and directly impacts performance.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Draw upon a wide variety of techniques to ensure engagement, knowledge transfer, skill development as well as efficient and engaging learning.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Partner with Subject Matter Experts to identify, develop, and implement training solutions business-wide.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Continually improve training content and delivery, through regular measurement and benchmarking.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Design and implement measurement tools that indicate success or improvement opportunities.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Drive a culture of self-responsible learning and support the adoption of our internal learning platform, Curatr. </span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Drive continuous improvement in our approach to all things L&amp;D.</span></li> </ul> <p> </p> <p><strong>What kinds of skills, attitudes and experiences would one need to bring, to be an ideal fit for this role?</strong></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Be passionate about all things learning.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Exemplar interpersonal skills, with the ability to develop and balance relationships with different personalities across the business.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Ability to deliver an engaging learning experience through classroom-based learning, workshops, online and one-to-one coaching.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Past experience with training and content creation tools, some formal or informal background in instructional design is a plus.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Knowledge about how to make material accessible to people of different abilities.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Creativity and an engaging style to deliver information in a 'ThoughtWorks way'</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Able to work independently and as part of a team to achieve results; you will be a part of the Talent &amp; Capability team, but will often be working independently and with other SMEs from the business.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Driven for results, enthusiastic, ambitious and proactively spots opportunities for positive change.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Thrives working in a detailed and organised manner.</span></li> </ul> <div> </div> <div> </div> <div> </div> <div><img src="https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-PdeGIwTZ6RU/W3K_6JmasbI/AAAAAAAADfE/C07uFHBi594bGytWY5HLipVEAfz-B_LDwCL0BGAYYCw/h384/Badges.png" width="286" height="136"></div> <div> </div> <p style="color: white;">#LI-UK</p>ThoughtworksLondonUK

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