Manager, Learning and Development

Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
June 21, 2024
Offerd Salary:$6,000
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Overview: RMIT University Commitment

RMIT is committed to the rights of students and staff to be safe, respected, valued, and treated as an equal in their place of study and work. All staff are expected to share this commitment and contribute to a safer community. While carrying out their role, staff are in a position of trust with students. Staff have a duty of care to report wellbeing concerns about students through the designated channels and uphold to the code of conduct. RMIT Vietnam expects all staff members to comply with its Code of Conduct, policies and procedures, which relate to legal and regulatory requirements and our ways of working.

Why RMIT University Vietnam?

RMIT Vietnam is committed to excellence, innovation, and social responsibility. We welcome applications from qualified and passionate individuals who share our values and vision. RMIT University has a global reputation and ranks 140th globally and 11th in Australia in QS World University Rankings 2024. To learn more about our rankings, please check out our latest facts and figures here Reputation and rankings - RMIT University

Rewards and Benefits:

  • Competitive salary package and allowances
  • Generous annual leave, carer leave and public holidays (Christmas and Tet Holidays)
  • Private health insurance and wellness programs
  • Professional development and career advancement
  • Relocation and visa support
  • Access to state-of-the-art facilities and resources
  • A vibrant and diverse campus life and more!
  • RMIT Vietnam has been honoured with the respectable HR Asia Award as Top Employer To Work For in Asia. To find out more about RMIT Vietnam and our current vacancies, please visit our website: https: // www.

    Position Summary

    The Learning and Development Manager is responsible for fostering a culture of continuous professional and leadership development. This role encompasses a broad range of responsibilities including the design, implementation, and evaluation of learning strategies and programmes, leadership development, digital learning solutions, and the enhancement of training methodologies.

    The Learning and Development Manager will lead initiatives to boost staff competencies, leadership skills, and skill development, strategically integrating innovative learning technologies, managing external vendor relationships, and developing comprehensive capability and leadership frameworks to enhance educational outcomes.

    Reporting Line:

    Reports to: Senior Manager, Organisational Development

    Direct reports: 1-2

  • Develop and implement comprehensive learning and leadership development programmes that enhance the skills of faculty and staff, incorporating digital learning platforms and methodologies.
  • Conduct thorough needs assessments to identify specific training needs and design targeted programmes that address these gaps.
  • Establish and refine capability frameworks that outline expected competencies and skills for various roles across the university, supporting targeted professional development.
  • Design and implement a leadership framework that defines and supports the development of leadership competencies across all levels of the university.
  • Integrate capability frameworks into all learning programmes to ensure a consistent approach to leadership development, promoting a strong leadership culture.
  • Focus on continuous skill development, aligning training programmes with the strategic needs of the university and individual career paths.
  • Utilise innovative learning technologies to facilitate skill enhancement, ensuring relevance and effectiveness in a rapidly changing educational environment.
  • Manage relationships with external vendors and consultants to ensure high- quality training materials and programmes.
  • Collaborate with IT and other departments to support the seamless implementation of digital learning tools and resources.
  • Establish metrics and evaluation processes to assess the effectiveness of learning and leadership programmes, including digital learning initiatives.
  • Utilise data to refine and enhance programme offerings, ensuring they meet the needs of the university and its staff.
  • Manage multiple learning and development projects, ensuring they are delivered on time, within scope, and within budget.
  • Lead and inspire a team of HR and training professionals, cultivating a collaborative and empowering environment that fosters innovation, accountability, and a high-performance culture.
  • For a more detailed description of the key areas of responsibility for this position please click here to download the JD.

  • Holds a Bachelor's degree in Adult Learning, Human Resource Development, or a related field; a Master's degree or relevant professional certifications in training and development or leadership coaching is highly desirable.
  • A minimum of 8 years of professional experience in learning and development, with extensive expertise in designing and implementing comprehensive training and leadership development programs within an educational or corporate environment.
  • Proven capability to lead and manage diverse teams, creating an empowering environment that encourages innovation and high performance; a established track record in leading large-scale projects and facilitating change initiatives.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of adult learning theories, instructional design, capability and leadership frameworks, and program evaluation.
  • Demonstrated understanding and practical experience with digital learning platforms and educational technologies, including their integration into learning and development strategies.
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to engage effectively and collaborate with a diverse range of stakeholders across all organizational levels.
  • Excellent analytical skills with a proven ability to conduct needs assessments, analyse data, and utilise insights to enhance program effectiveness and creatively solve complex issues.
  • Demonstrated experience in effectively managing multiple concurrent projects, ensuring timely completion within scope and budget, including managing external vendors and consultants.
  • High level of personal integrity and discretion in handling confidential information, with a commitment to upholding and promoting the university's values through professional conduct.
  • Benefits include but not limited to:
  • Competitive remuneration package in USD (for expatriate candidates) or VND (for Vietnamese candidates).
  • Relocation allowance package up to USD $6,000 with support to relocate overseas candidate (and family) from home location to Vietnam for expatriates applying outside Vietnam.
  • One-way flight from home location to Vietnam for staff and immediate dependents.
  • School tuition fees for children, up to USD $20,000 per child up to 2 children per year
  • Private premium medical insurance for employee and immediate family
  • 20 days annual leave plus 5 days paid leave Christmas closure and paid sick leave.
  • Support and guidance from experienced Mobility Advisor to assist in work permit and visa application together with relocation to and settling into living and working in Vietnam.
  • Ongoing professional development program and support.
  • Further information

    The role located is Ho Chi Minh city Vietnam, is open for both local and expatriate candidates.

    English Proficiency

    English is the language of teaching and communication at RMIT Vietnam. For this role, the minimum requirement is IELTS 6.5 (General) with a score of at least 6.0 or 170 in Lingua Skills.

    To Apply

    In order to be considered for this role, it is mandatory to submit both a resume AND A COVER LETTER. Please click on the 'Apply' link provided below to initiate the application process. Your application will not be considered complete without the submission of both documents.

    Please note, we will be running a rolling recruitment process, so please do not wait until the closing date to apply.

    Applications Close:

    4 thg 6 2024 11.59 pm

    RMIT University Vietnam (RMIT Vietnam) is a campus of RMIT University. RMIT Vietnam is creating an innovative research, teaching and learning culture. We are committed to providing internationally recognised high-quality education and professional training for our students, clients and members of the community. As an internationally recognised Australian university based in Asia, RMIT Vietnam is assisting in the development of human resources capability in Vietnam and the region.

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