Learning & Development Planning & Logistics Lead

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Full Time Part TimePermanent
  • Post Date: October 25, 2021
Job Description

The role holder’s will provide effective and efficient planning and logistics for Learning & Development (L&D). Ensuring that the right resource, right place, right time and fit for purpose equipment by producing learning delivery plans, resource plans and one DVSA collective annual plan in alignment with the financial bidding process with confirmed courses ahead of each quarter. Extracting accurate data from the Learning Management System (LMS) and other systems for quality Management Information (MI) to enable decision making.

Collaborate with L&D and colleagues to enable planning, administration, and logistics for L&D on behalf of the business. An essential member of the L&D Planning & Logistics team to develop colleagues, continuously improve, communicate, and support in embedding the L&D strategy in alignment with the People Directorate strategy to create clarity for customers and colleagues.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Supporting the creation and adherence to standards, quality expectations and service levels.
  • Detailed budget tracking for financial controls (L&D and Travel & Subsistence (T&S) in accordance with good financial practices.
  • Collaborating with departmental Single Point Of Contacts (SPOC) to develop L&D delivery plan.
  • Collaborating with the business to plan resources to enable Training Delivery.
  • Collaborating with Talent Management to ensure administrative support.
  • Planning and providing subsequent logistics for all training programmes.
  • Modelling and delivery of plans to address business challenges and decision making.

For a more detailed description of the role and its responsibilities, please see the attached candidate pack.

About you

We are seeking individuals who are adaptable and welcomes change. You are someone who can plan and prioritise workloads effectively, being able to balance multiple priorities and still deliver high-quality work.

You will work with colleagues, in your team and across the People Directorate, to bring the Directorate’s strategy, operating model and vision to life and deliver business objectives. Be open to new ways of working and contributing towards the People Directorate purpose.

You have strong attention to detail and can analyse a wide range of information with ease. Being able to communicate complex information to others so it is clear to understand.

We would welcome your application if hold a CIPD or Learning and Development qualifications, if you do not hold these then you will have the opportunity to gain these qualifications whilst in post.

Additional information

There will be some travel involved with this role, this will usually occur 1-2 times a year and may include overnight stays.

About Us

The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) helps everyone stay safe on Britain’s roads.

Further information

If you feel your application has not been treated in accordance with the Recruitment Principles and you wish to make a complaint, in the first instance, you should contact Government Recruitment Services via email: dftrecruitment.grs@cabinetoffice.gov.uk If you are not satisfied with the response you receive from the Department, you can contact the Civil Service Commission: Click here (https://civilservicecommission.independent.gov.uk/) to visit Civil Service Commission


Learning & Development Planning & Logistics Lead – Candidate pack
Candidate Guidance for CV and Personal Statement 
Candidate Notes