Learning Development Advisor

Fire and Emergency New Zealand

Learning Development Advisor

We currently have an exciting fixed term opportunity for an experienced Learning Development Advisor to join our busy team.

Fixed term contract (approximately June 2020) | Great Central Wellington location

The Learning Development Advisor (LDA) is responsible for learning and development duties including the design, development and project management of a range of learning materials to meet the needs of the Fire and Emergency New Zealand.

Fire and Emergency New Zealand (FENZ) is comprised of five regions with over 400 stations, and 14,000 volunteer and paid firefighters spread throughout the country. As well as responding to a wide range of emergency situations, the FENZ is focussed on fire safety and prevention in NZ communities.

Training is responsible for providing a wide range of training, education and professional development solutions for both operational and non-operational staff.  Solutions are developed or sourced to meet the learner’s specific needs, while at the same time achieve the highest possible standards in training/education, with the ultimate goal of supporting the FENZ to reduce the incidence and consequence of fire.

 The ideal applicant will possess the following attributes:

  • A formal qualification at Diploma or degree level, preferably in education or learning, or equivalent experience
  • Expert course design and understanding and experience in a competency-based environment
  • Excellent writing and communication skills
  • Significant experience and skills in developing materials for delivery in the online and blended learning environment
  • Expertise in Articulate Storyline or equivalent authoring tool
  • Some project management experience

So if you’re looking for chance to put your diverse skill set to use in an organisation dedicated to helping our communities, then we’ll provide you with a unique opportunity to utilise your knowledge within a supportive team.

How to apply

If this sounds like you, please download an application form and position description.

Please send completed application form along with your CV and a cover letter to Andy Warren andy.warren@fireandemergency.nz

Applications close 9.00am, Tuesday 17 September 2019.