People Development Partner

British Film Institute


Salary: £40,455 - £47,583 per annum

The BFI is looking for a People Development Partner to join the their People & Culture Team.

Please note: This role was previously advertised as Learning and Development Manager. 

About the role

The People Development Partner will be responsible for developing learning and talent development programmes for all BFI staff aligned to the BFI strategy and objectives. They will focus on the:

  • full learning cycle of activities including designing, curating, procuring, developing, delivering and evaluating development programmes including:
  • induction
  • personal effectiveness
  • management and leadership development
  • Equality, diversity and inclusion programmes

This includes blended programmes, eLearning, in person and virtual group sessions and briefings.

Key responsibilities include:

  • To act in an advisory/consultancy role providing support and information across the BFI on agreed People and Culture priorities.
  • To coach and develop colleagues to initiate effective solutions
  • To procure, design, deliver, communicate and evaluate BFI learning and  development events and programmes including on Anti-Racism, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
  • Facilitate the BFI induction Welcome Event, Policy Essentials, management modules and other events

We are looking for candidates who have:

  • Graduate membership of the CIPD to Level 5 or equivalent with experience working within a Human Resources/People team.
  • Experience designing and implementing learning and development programmes
  • Current knowledge of effective learning and development method
  • Experience of working effectively within a unionised environment
  • Experience or knowledge of financial/budget processes and practices

A full list of responsibilities and minimum requirements can be found in the job description.

About the BFI

We are a cultural charity, a National Lottery distributor, and the UK’s lead organisation for film and the moving image. We believe society needs stories. Film, television and the moving image bring them to life, helping us connect and understand each other better. We share the stories of yesterday, search for the stories of today, and shape the stories of tomorrow.

At the BFI you’ll enjoy benefits such as excellent support for working parents, 25 days annual leave (plus bank holidays and additional paid time off at Christmas), tickets to BFI festivals and events plus many others.

We support diversity and inclusion, and as an organisation recognise that we need to address under representation within our teams. As such we strongly welcome and encourage applicants from our under-represented groups; who identify as D/deaf and disabled and/or are Black and Global Majority. We guarantee a first interview to our under-represented groups who meet our minimum requirements.

Further information

Further details about the role, the BFI and our benefits can be obtained by visiting our website.

First interviews will be held on Tuesday 23 July 2024

The closing date for this position is 08/07/2024 at 23:59

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