The Calico Group is a group of specialist companies and charities. Together we work with a shared purpose: to make a real difference to people’s lives. To do this, each part of the Calico Group has its own specialism and expertise. Together, we have established a track record across the North West for providing a complete community service that includes housing, healthcare, support, employability and construction.
what you will be doing
To meet the growing needs of our diverse and growing organisation, we are looking to appoint to the newly created role of Learning and Development Manager. This exciting and impactful role will be responsible for building a learning, development, and continuous improvement culture at Calico. The Learning and Development Manager will work closely with the Head of HR and Executive Director of Organisational Development. You will be responsible for developing our learning and development offer, so that as a Group we can harness our talent and upskill our people through professional programmes that are attractive, flexible and accessible.
You will be responsible for assessing the skills and interventions we already have within the Group, then developing and delivering a new learning and development strategy to drive the business forward as well as leading on the day-to-day design, delivery and evaluation of interventions.
Hours: We envisage that this is a full-time role however for the right candidate part time working could be facilitated
Location: Our Group Business Services are based in Burnley, longer term this role will require some regional travel. Currently this role will be a mixture of home and office working.
what you will need to be a success
This is an amazing opportunity for an experienced Learning and Development Manager, who has a track record in implementing initiatives, project management and a real passion for people. This is an autonomous role, and you will have flexibility and discretion to make the role your own.
what you will get in return
- The opportunity to make a real difference to people’s lives.
- Competitive salary
- 36 days holidays (inclusive of bank holidays)
- Generous pension contributions – up to 10% employer contribution
- A commitment to employee wellbeing with a range of benefits and initiatives centred around your Health and Wellbeing.
- Be part of a values led culture.
- Join a unique and diverse group of companies with growth ambitions.
There are so many more benefits to working for the Calico Group, take a look at our company website for more information.