The Salvation Army is looking for a Learning and Development Partner to join the School for In-Service Training and Development (SISTAD), working with Salvation Army Officers and Employees based at THQ and across the territory. It is an exciting opportunity to create, organise and manage programmes towards developing a learning culture within the organisation.
With the support of the SISTAD team, you will support THQ services to review and develop provision of learning opportunities. You will engage in delivering a portfolio of training events as negotiated with various departments. You will advise individuals as they explore their personal development, working in a collaborative and supportive way that will inspire, motivate and raise aspirations of learners through their enthusiasm and knowledge. You will develop specific management, mentoring and coaching programmes.
The successful candidate will have relevant learning and development or training qualifications. You will be a practicing Christian prepared to lead devotional periods as part of learning events and use their theological knowledge in personal and group reflective practice. In addition you will have relational skills that enable you to be supportive, encouraging, motivating including being a good listener and consultant/analysist.
This role has an occupational requirement that the successful candidate must be a committed and practising Christian and will be in sympathy with the doctrines of, and supportive of, the purposes and the aims and objectives of The Salvation Army.
This is a permanent position based at our Headquarters currently at 101 Newington Causeway, London SE1 6BN. In December 2021 to early 2022 we will be moving to our new, modern headquarters at Denmark Hill, London, SE5 8BQ. This exciting new building will provide a more effective workplace to help The Salvation Army better achieve its mission.
Benefits: 25 days annual leave + bank holidays (Pro rata for part-time); a contributory pension scheme; season ticket loan; an employee assistance programme
Appointment subject to satisfactory references and proof of right to work in the UK
For further details and to apply please visit The Salvation Army’s website.
Closing date: 16th December 2019
Interview date: 9th January 2020
CVs will not be accepted
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