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Corporate Learning and Workforce Development Specialist 15176


Newmarket, ON, CANADA | Toronto, ON, CANADA | Richmond Hill, ON, CANADA | Markham, ON, CANADA
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The Regional Municipality of York works to provide residents and businesses access to a broad selection of services and resources. York Region consists of nine local municipalities, with a diversity that's reflected in its geography, economic development and population. Consistently recognized as a top employer, York Region offers fulfilling and diverse career opportunities.

York Region is an equal opportunity employer committed to an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process, and as we grow, it's important that our workforce reflect the citizens we serve. At the Region, we respect, encourage, and celebrate our diversity.

Job Description

Corporate Learning and Workforce Development Specialist 15176

Salary $78,078 - $88,475 annually

Position Purpose
Reporting to the Manager, Corporate Learning and Workforce Development, is responsible for focusing on workforce development and corporate learning; assessing, designing, delivering and evaluating corporate learning courses, opportunities, programs and initiatives; providing performance consulting to address the performance needs of individuals, teams and Departments; facilitating internal career development programs; and facilitating organizational effectiveness initiatives, as requested.

  • Successful completion of a University Degree in Adult Education or Human Resources or approved equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Minimum five (5) years experience in adult facilitation, performance consulting, program assessment, design, delivery and evaluation.
  • Knowledge required to provide career counselling to internal staff, including familiarity with the Career Development Cycle.
  • Knowledge of and demonstrated ability in applying adult learning principles and practices, instructional design, needs analysis, delivery, measurement and evaluative methods.
  • Knowledge of and demonstrated ability to utilize a variety of learning mediums including electronic presentation technologies, integrated multimedia and on-line learning technologies, video conferencing and in-house classroom design.
  • Knowledge of and demonstrated ability in corporate core competencies including customer service, communication, team work, initiative/self management, accountability, flexibility and adaptability.
  • Understanding of management theory and practice in order to advise and assist management staff.
  • Excellent training, facilitation, presentation, communication, research and writing skills.
  • Strong program management and interpersonal skills.
  • Computer literacy utilizing MS Office software applications including proficiency in word processing and presentation applications and in conducting internet research/searches; familiarity with e-learning software, learning management systems, and web-based evaluation tools.
  • Ability to foster collaborative working relationships, both within and outside of the organization.
  • Ability to travel to off site locations in a timely and efficient manner, as required.
  • Ability to work outside regular business hours, as required.

    How to Apply
    Please apply on-line at by December 9, 2013, quoting competition #15176. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. For additional information on York Region, please visit the above-mentioned website.

    Draw on your passion. Shape our community.
    Once again, York Region has been named one of the Greater Toronto's Top Employers. One of Canada's fastest growing municipalities, we're proud to be acknowledged as a place where professionals can bring their enthusiasm, talent and ideas for the future - while contributing to the progress of our vital community. As part of our diverse and highly engaged team, you'll have the opportunity to work on innovative projects that further a sustainable environment, enhance our public services and promote a healthy community.

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