Senior People Development Consultant
£ 36,000 - 40,000 per year Contract - Part time (3 months) 29.00 hours per week
Senior People Development Consultant

Location: Garden Court, Coventry
Salary: £36,000 - £40,000 Pro Rata (£28,800 - £32,000 per annum)
Part time, 29 hours per week, Permanent

Are you looking for a varied role in a modern, customer focussed business that combines commercial thinking with social purpose?  We are excited to introduce an opportunity for a Senior People Development Consultant to make a real difference to our employee’s career journey.

This role will support the People Development Manager to lead the planning and implementation of a wide range of projects to deliver key talent and engagement initiatives across Orbit. You will project manage initiatives covering coaching, engagement, leadership development and talent management (including systems implementation).

As a Senior People Development Consultant you will work independently, delivering against deadlines whilst using initiative to solve problems and find solutions. You will build effective external relationships with stakeholders to ensure budgets, tasks and customer satisfaction targets are met.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a pragmatic and ambitious professional looking to put their expertise and flair into a customer focussed and forward thinking team. You will be experienced in introducing and delivering business developments and initiatives. You’ll need to be an excellent communicator who can come into the People Development team and ‘hit the ground running’.  Our approach to partnering the business means organisation, resilience and analytical skills are all qualities that a successful Senior People Development Consultant will need.

Please be aware this role will be offered as a part time role, working 4 days a week.

Why apply?

We believe that an organisation's best asset is its people, and as such we want everyone to feel that they can make a difference. We want to unlock the potential in all Orbit employees and maximise their satisfaction in the job. We have a corporate training programme, opportunities for professional development and our staff tell us we are a great organisation to work for. We offer an excellent benefits package, including private medical insurance, discounted dental insurance and gym membership, 27 days holiday entitlement and pension scheme.

About us

As one of the country’s largest housing associations, Orbit owns and manages 40,000 homes and is committed to its purpose of Building Communities. Orbit is an ambitious, dynamic organisation with national reach and influence. We are passionate about making a real difference to our communities, ensuring our customers are proud of where they live. We are a long-term sustainable business and make profit for a purpose in order to re-invest in our services and to build much needed new homes. 

How to apply

Advert Closes – Sunday 9 December 2018

Interviews – Thursday 13 December 2018

To apply for this role please submit your CV and a supporting statement that demonstrates how you meet the key criteria we need.  If you wish to discuss the role further, please contact Jennifer Cole at Retinue Solutions, on 0203 837 7880 or via email on
We are one of the UK’s leading housing groups providing high quality, good value homes to over 100,000 customers across the Midlands, the East and South East.
We are a developing housing association that owns and manages 42,000 homes and builds 2,000 new homes every year.
Our customers are at the centre of everything we do. We provide all sorts of homes for all sorts of people and our innovative approach empowers every one of them to grow and flourish.
We are commercially driven. The more profit we make, the more we invest into the communities that we work for, improving services and playing a key role in driving UK housing growth.
We empower our employees and enable people from every background to achieve their career ambitions by giving them the support, benefits, training and environment they need to thrive at work and in life.
We are Orbit.
Sector: Human Resources and Personnel
Education: N/A
Driving License: Not Required
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