Head Of Learning & Development London

London, Greater London
Hybrid working (2 days wfh)
30 Nov 2023
15 Dec 2023
teamtailor-3397232
Full Time, Part Time
Head Of Learning & Development London

What we offer You:

  • Hybrid working (2 days wfh)
  • Competitive salary, tailored to the caliber of candidate's experience
  • Complementary staff food & drinks while on shift
  • VIB (Very Important Burgers) - generous food & drinks allowance off shift
  • Your birthday off work fully paid
  • 34 days holiday allowance (including Bank Holidays)
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme - 24/7 helpline via Hospitality Action
  • Career development and progression opportunities



The role and You:

As Head of L&D at Honest, it is your mission to create a meaningful learning journey for all our team (old, new and everyone in between). You will stimulate curiosity through developing L&D materials that will enable our people to grow, keeping our talent pipeline flowing. You will build and deliver engaging content through digital platforms as well as be able to captivate your audience in the classroom environment. You will be a stickler for detail and data which validates your teams' learning journeys.

You will be part of a strong L&D community and keep up to date with L&D trends. You will be tech savvy (being an Attensi Master is a must as well as creating digital content) and a whizz in all elements of Microsoft.

You will have managed your departments budget and always be looking on how to best create value for the investment made in L&D in Honest. You will be a relationship builder crossing over restaurant teams, central support, customers and Honest suppliers. A natural born problem solver, you thrive in a collaborative environment between all departments in Honest.

You are a dot joiner, and when all of the dots are joined, your final picture allows our people to grow, our restaurants to thrive and our customers to continue to trust in Honest.

Being your authentic self will be key to being successful in this role. You will not be afraid to challenge the status quo as and will lead your team to do the same.


Areas of responsibility:

  • Collaborate with stakeholders to identify training and development needs across our restaurants, prep kitchen and central team.
  • Design, implement, and deliver learning and development programs to address identified needs.
  • Lead succession planning and talent development initiatives to support the growth and development of our employees.
  • Oversee compliance training to ensure that employees are equipped with the knowledge and skills to meet regulatory requirements.
  • Manage and optimize training systems and platforms to ensure effective delivery of training programs, specifically Attensi.
  • Develop and manage the learning and development budget, ensuring that resources are allocated effectively.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • 5+ years of experience in learning and development, with at least 3 years in a leadership role.
  • Proven experience in collaborating with stakeholders to identify training needs and designing and delivering effective training programs.
  • Strong understanding of succession planning and talent development best practices.
  • Experience in overseeing compliance training initiatives to ensure regulatory requirements are met.
  • Tech-savvy with experience in managing training systems and platforms.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage a learning and development budget effectively.

We believe in equal access to support and opportunity that exists for all. We celebrate our differences and want you to help us to continually strive for diversity, inclusivity and a warm welcome for everyone. This means your name, age, race or gender doesn't need to be on your CV. If you'd rather take it off, that's good with us.