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Training and Development Advisor: Digital

British Museum


Posted 4 weeks ago

Join the prestigious British Museum as a Training and Development Advisor and shape the future of digital learning


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In-person- Bloomsbury United Kingdom

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The British Museum, a guardian of human history and culture, is on a quest to advance their HR department with a new strategy focused on delivering exceptional support and fostering an outstanding employee experience. This esteemed institution is inviting a dynamic individual to become an integral part of their Training and Development team.

Role Summary:

  • Design and implement digital training solutions with an emphasis on cyber security and general security awareness.
  • Contribute to the professional growth of the Museum's diverse workforce by aligning development initiatives with the HR Strategy.
  • Assist in the creation, promotion, and evaluation of both classroom and digital learning programs.

Role Requirements:

  • Achievement of or progress towards the Certificate in Training Practice, or equivalent experience.
  • Background in Training and Development, with a focus on eLearning or other digital platforms.
  • Current knowledge of best practices in digital training.
  • High proficiency with PCs, analytical skills, and a keen eye for detail.
  • Capability to analyze, report on, and respond to data effectively.


  • 25 days of annual leave, increasing with tenure, 2.5 privilege days, and bank holidays.
  • Membership in a civil service pension scheme.
  • Complimentary access to various museums and exhibitions.
  • Invitations to exclusive Museum events and lectures.
  • Interest-free loans for travel, bicycle purchases, and rental deposits.
  • Opportunities for professional and personal development.
  • Employee Assistance Programme and discounts on Museum dining and shopping.

The HR department at the British Museum is evolving. We recently signed off on a new HR strategy which aims to ensure that we provide first class support to the leadership and management teams of the British Museum and British Museum Company Ltd. We provide high quality strategic and operational HR advice to support the Museum in the growth and development required to meet a series of ambitious and challenging organisational strategic objectives. We also strive to ensure an excellent employee experience for all of our people.

About the role We now have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team in the role of Training and Development Advisor: Digital. This role will join our Training and Development team who provide effective support for management and staff development in line with our HR Strategy, through the design, delivery, promotion, administration and evaluation of classroom and digital development solutions for our diverse workforce. The role will have a specific focus on developing cyber security, general security awareness and digital training solutions.

Job requirements You will have completed or be working towards obtaining your Certificate in Training Practice (or you’ll otherwise able to demonstrate equivalent knowledge and skills gained through experience) and your previous roles will have been in a Training and Development environment, with experience of designing and delivering training and particularly delivering via eLearning or other digital learning applications. You will need to be able to demonstrate an up-to-date knowledge of relevant best practice and you’ll also have proven high levels of PC literacy and analytical skills, strong attention to detail and an ability to evaluate, report on and respond effectively to data.

Benefits The Museum offers a competitive benefits package including: Generous annual leave allowance of 25 days (rising to 30 days after 10 years’ service) plus 2.5 privilege days and plus bank holidays Membership of the civil service defined benefit pension scheme. Free entry to a wide range of museums and exhibitions Participation in private and public Museum activities, including talks by leading curators from around the world and behind-the-scenes opportunities to learn how museums care for and manage their extraordinary collections Interest-free travel, bicycle and rental deposit loans Professional and personal development opportunities Employee Assistance Programme Discounts on food and gift shop purchases.

Applications details For more information about this role, please see the job description. If you have any additional needs that we should be aware of in order to support you with your application, please provide details to [email removed - click apply for more details].


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