Leadership & Management Development Consultant

Last updated 6 hours ago
Job Type:Full Time


York, GB

Department Name

Route Services

About Network Rail

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Brief Description

To assist with the design and development of leadership and management programmes in support of Network Rail's strategic business requirement for a cohort of skilled managers with high leadership capability. To deliver leadership and management development training to a range of target groups as specified by the annual training plan.

Please note interviews will be held week commencing 5th October.

About the role (External)

Key Accountabilities

1.Deliver and facilitate high-quality leadership and management development programmes and events.

2.Manage available resources effectively in order that delegates are motivated to learn and given every opportunity to achieve the learning objectives.

3.Develop training materials for new leadership and management development programmes, amend and update existing materials, as required.

4.Assess the impact of leadership and management development programmes through end-of-course evaluation questionnaires and feedback into the design process.

5.Working with the Development Co-ordinator, establish and maintain processes and systems for course scheduling, delegate call-up, place booking, issue of joining instructions and other administration requirements.

6.Assist the Leadership Development Manager in training needs analysis, programme design and evaluation, as necessary.

7.Contribute delivery and facilitation expertise as part of other scheduled learning programmes at Westwood.

Job Skills, Experience and Qualifications


  • Experience of successfully delivering corporate level leadership and management training.

  • An engaging delivery style.

  • Organisational skills and sound planning ability.

  • Excellent team working skills.


  • Experience of working in complex change-oriented environments with multiple stakeholders.

  • Experience of learning programme design and development

How to apply (External)

Salary: £40,107-£45,120

Closing date: 30-Sep-2020. Late applications will not be accepted.

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