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Specialist Learning Design

Date: 22-Jun-2022

Search suburb or city: West Melbourne, VIC, AU, 3003

Company: Australian Red Cross Lifeblood

  • Permanent part time opportunity - 8 days per fortnight
  • Partner with our Transplantation and Immunogenetics Services Team 
  • Work from home and from one of our Processing Centres in either Melbourne, Brisbane or Sydney


This is your opportunity to find a life-giving purpose

As an organisation our purpose is simple: to give life. It’s at the centre of everything we do. As part of the Lifeblood team, you’ll have the opportunity to contribute to this life-giving purpose and grow your career. We’re committed to ensuring you have the ability to innovate, learn new skills, and embrace new challenges – all while making a difference in the lives of countless others.  



Lifeblood has an inspiring opportunity for you

You will work with a passionate and professional learning team responsible for providing services and advice regarding the customised design and development of learning solutions to build the capability of Lifeblood employees. The role will partner with our Transplantation and Immunogenetics Services business unit to gain an understanding of their learning requirements and provide best practice advice to maintain, expand and improve their learning pathways. The role also provides learning consultation and advice to support a range of stakeholders, organisational projects and initiatives.


Sound interesting? Here’s what we’re looking for;

  • 5+ years of experience in learning and development, including stakeholder consultation, needs analysis and learning administration
  • Ability to understand and communicate highly technical content
  • Project management experience with the ability to plan and manage time to ensure that key outcomes are delivered as agreed
  • Experience in a scientific field and/or working with scientists as a client group will be highly regarded
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills and the ability to engage with both internal and external stakeholders effectively
  • Be highly motivated and comfortable with working autonomously
  • Display an analytical problem solving approach with a proven capacity to work collaboratively
  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment or equivalent/higher qualification (desirable)

This is a permanent part time opportunity, working 8 days a fortnight with a hybrid work model of working from home and from one of our Processing Centres, located in Melbourne, Brisbane or Sydney


Thrive in a diverse culture that cares for your wellbeing

At Lifeblood, we welcome different perspectives and backgrounds and we’re proud to foster an environment where people can come together to achieve their very best. That’s why we don’t believe in one-size-fits-all – especially when it comes to your wellbeing. Every employee is unique and we’ve developed a range of initiatives to look after the varying needs of all our people.



As part of the Lifeblood team you’ll have access to a generous salary packaging program, plus a great range of rewards like discounts on insurance, groceries, food & beverage, department stores, travel, and more.



Excited to join us? Apply now and discover a career filled with life-giving possibilities.



Next steps

Applications closes on Wednesday 6 July 2022 and your application will be reviewed after the closing date. If your application is suitable but the role is filled prior to the advertising close date, you can rest assured that we will keep in touch and consider you for the next similar opportunity. If selected, you’ll be required to complete a number of background checks — don’t worry, we’ll help you through this process.


For further details on this position please contact Kollyann Thim on



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