Learning & Development Advisor

Date: 10-May-2022

Location: Central Auckland, NZ, 1010

Company: Auckland Council

  • Build our people’s capability within Regulatory Services L&OD initiatives and programmes
  • Design L&OD programmes and career pathways for key positions
  • Explore learning opportunities that enable our people to thrive!


Regulatory Services under the Auckland Council rōpū consists of planners, engineers, inspectors/processors, policymakers, trainers, project managers and so much more. We play a critical role in building a world-class Tamaki Makaurau through championing our natural environment, enacting policies that keep our whanau safe and healthy and collaborate and build strong relationships with iwi and Maori through mutual trust and respect.


He angitūtanga: The opportunity
We have a fantastic opportunity for an authentic, innovative, and capable Learning Development Advisor with the purpose of designing and embedding learning and development solutions for Regulatory Services. Building capability is a key pillar of our People Strategy, enabling those around us to flourish. 


This is more than a traditional classroom training role. We are looking for someone who can analyse learning needs, then provide advice and recommendations to ensure we are making the right investments in training and development to bring out the best in our people. The person in this role will be involved in designing and implementing Talent Management, Succession Pipeline and Performance Management programmes across Regulatory Services, as well as introducing new tools and initiatives to build learning culture and foster innovation through agile & growth mindset programmes.


You will collaborate with our leaders to give advice and support about employee development and career pathways. Your expertise in managing competency frameworks and adult learning theory, delivering learning solutions in innovative ways, and managing supplier relationships will enable us to provide development that will hit the spot.  


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He kōrero mōu: About you
With your comprehensive understanding of the L&D industry coupled with exceptional organizational, planning and execution skills. You will need at least 5 years of experience in a learning and development role in a commercial or government organisations with an ideal preference of having a tertiary qualification in training and development, adult learning or a relevant discipline.

You will have experience in training needs analysis, instructional design, e-learning development, delivery and evaluation learning solutions and OD programmes and initiatives


Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer
So, what’s in it for you?  This is not only a critical role, but a pivotal one with the opportunity to influence our wider organisation.  You will be joining a team that impacts the success and growth of our region and at the same time be involved in building strategic relationships with key steakholders that you can influence and bring on an amazing journey.  We are committed to your professional development and thus offer great opportunities to cultivate you career through a range of training courses, lunchtime learning and collaboration projects.


We offer a robust remuneration package and flexible working arrangements to suit your lifestyle. As part of our Auckland Council Group, you’ll gain access to many benefits and discounts. Click link to find out more about our employee benefits package.


If this sounds like your next move, please apply online now!!


Applications close Sunday 29/05/2022

Auckland Council is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and we are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.