Learning and Development Business Manager 

Job Title
Learning and Development Business Manager 
Job Description

Learning and Development Business Manager

Training - Technical Services Directorate
Based at Cardiff Gate Training and Development Centre

GRADE 11, SALARY: £30,153 - £30,785

Temporary for 12 months

37 hours per week (flexible working scheme)

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the People Development Team based at the Service’s Training & Development Centre, Cardiff Gate. The post-holder will work closely with the Station Manager, People Development to ensure effective and timely Learning and Development (L&D) Programmes are in place for all Service staff progressing through the various stages of their careers.

The main duties of the post holder will be the day to day running of the Learning and Development Team incorporating both Learning and Development Practitioners and the Service’s Training Support Unit (TSU). The successful candidate will also be responsible for advising on and delivering the Service’s L&D strategy which will focus on a variety of areas such as Leadership Development, E-learning, Technical skills Training and Employee Inductions. The post-holder will be integral to the creation and delivery of all Learning and Development courses run across the organisation so experience in building and/or procuring Training courses is key.

This job involves occasional travel throughout the Service area. As such, the successful applicant must be able to travel between locations. All new employees are subject to completion of a satisfactory Drug and Alcohol Test and Disclosure Scotland Clearance prior to an appointment being made. More details in relation to this position can be found in the Job Description and Person Specification, which can be downloaded along with the Application Form from the Careers pages of our website

Should you require any further information please contact Steve Else, People Development Manager on 07825 125202 or via email s-else@southwales-fire.gov.uk.

The closing date for receipt of application forms is Tuesday 16th January, 12:00 midday.

Completed Application Forms should be returned to: Recruitment & Assessment Team, South Wales Fire & Rescue Service Headquarters, Forest View Business Park, Llantrisant, CF72 8LX.

You are welcome to communicate with us in either English or Welsh. Application forms submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favorably. This document is also available in Welsh. Welsh language skills are desirable but not essential for this post. South Wales Fire and Rescue Service believes in the real value of having a diverse workforce and we proactively want to encourage applicants from all sectors of our community to apply.

Salary Details (From - To)
£30,153  £30,785 
Job Post
Job Location
Cardiff Gate Training and Development Centre 
Closing Date
Closing Time

           Contact Details

Recruitment and Assessment Team
Tel: 01443 232200 (Normal Working Hours)

24 hour Recruitment Line 0800 0283615

Email: personnel@southwales-fire.gov.uk

South Wales Fire & Rescue Service
Forest View Business Park
CF72 8LX

Page Last Updated on 10/1/2018