Learning Experience Advisor

Learning and Development Officer – Experience

  • Looking to play a key role in building a learning and development framework?
  • New role to make your own + opportunity to take the next step in your career!
  • Work / life balance + hybrid working model + a supportive team!

Your new role

This is an exciting opportunity where you will work with the HRBP - Experience to overhaul and develop fit for purpose L&D, Volunteers and Student functions and establish a new Leadership Development Framework. In a newly structured HR Team, reporting into the HRBPE you will be supported in developing your employee relations skill set and project management.


In this role you will also:

  • be part of the HR Team and be responsible for continuing to develop a positive organisational culture, aligned to our values and which fosters accountability, innovation, and continuous improvement.
  • Proactively contribute to the establishment of the Learning & Development, Volunteer and Student functions.


What you’ll need to succeed

To be successful with Merri you will be passionate team player who enjoys stakeholder engagement, working in a fast-paced varied environment and going above and beyond to achieve great results for the HR Team, the organisation and yourself. We’re looking for individuals with:

  • Experience working within a Learning and Development function
  • An innovative approach to work as we have big and exciting projects to deliver on
  • A keen interest in developing skills in all areas of the HR function, including but not limited to Learning & Development, cultural transformation, and employee engagement.
  • Experience developing and facilitating training that meets the needs of the organisation
  • Demonstrated experience in implementing, monitoring, and reporting on business initiatives such as Learning & Development, Student Coordination or Volunteer Programs
  • Ability to establish productive working relationships at all levels of an organisation and with key external stakeholders.
  • Communication skills with a proven ability to positively influence through effective mediation, facilitation and negotiation.
  • An approach to work that is flexible and able to embrace and respond effectively to change.
  • Who enjoys working in an innovative close-knit team.

What we offer

Reporting into an experienced HR Generalist and supported by a larger HR Team, you will have a wealth of knowledge and experience to draw from to help shape your future within HR, whether it be as an HR Generalist, L&D Specialist or within Organisational Design. 

We offer a diverse, inclusive and flexible environment which encourages you to bring your whole self to work.  As the successful applicant you’ll be joining an organisation where you will be supported to lead your functional area and continue to grow, learn and enhance your skills.

You will also have access to salary packaging, hybrid and flexible work arrangement options.

What you need to do now

Start by reviewing the attached position description. If this peaks your interest, take a few minutes to learn more about us on our website. If you have any questions, contact Vicki Wright, HR Business Partner - Experience on 0436328783. When you're ready to apply, email your CV and cover letter to jobs@merrihealth.org.au 

Applications close 26/09/2022.

What else do I need to know

Preferred candidates will be subject to comprehensive reference and pre-employment background checking conducted by Merri Health prior to an offer of employment, including criminal record history check, NDIS worker screening and other employee screening and credential checks as determined by the position description.

All candidates must have the right to work in Australia. Merri Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to ensuring a safe environment for children and young people.

We encourage individuals of diverse backgrounds including but not limited to those from the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander, Culturally and Linguistically Diverse, the LGBTIQA+ community and those living with a disability to apply.