Head of Learning and Performance


Head of Learning and Performance

Business Area: Infrastructure

Place of Work: Reigate

Contract Type: Permanent

Osborne is one of the leading construction businesses in the UK. As a family-owned business, we have the freedom and flexibility to take a different approach. We focus on creating structures and spaces that provide an environment for people to thrive in and solutions for our customers that provide a better experience during the creation. From rail to road, housing to healthcare, however large the project or contract, we know that it is always personal to the people who use it and those that are responsible for it. 

We provide an inclusive environment which is aligned to our core values of Quality, Integrity, Openness, Caring and Progressive. We value everyone as an individual and provide the opportunity to influence and change the way that we do things to ensure that we progress and evolve as a business. As a responsible employer we are also committed to promoting and protecting the physical and mental health of all our staff at all times. 
Infrastructure, be part of our success
Infrastructure is not just about building practical solutions for our customers – it’s about enabling people, businesses and communities to become more connected. Our employees are an integral part of that process, whereby each individual helps to shape the future of Transport Infrastructure across the country. If you’re looking for an exciting opportunity to make a difference, then you have come to the right place, with over £1b of secured pipeline taking us up to pretty much the end of this decade. At a time of increased uncertainty greater security of employment as well as development opportunities are important.
The Opportunity


To support the new standalone Osborne Infrastructure business we are currently recruiting for a Head of Learning and Performance. The role will develop and deliver the Learning and Performance strategy, enabling individuals to maximise their potential and the business to grow as a learning organisation. The Head of Learning and Performance will help create a Learning environment that enhances individual and collective performance and strives for continuous improvement whilst supports the People Director with the on-going development of the People Strategy aligned to the needs of Osborne Infrastructure business.

What are we looking for?


We are looking for a Learning professional who has deep functional expertise with the ability to operate both at a strategic level and operationally where required. You will have coaching and mentoring experience, ideally with a related qualification and be able to design and develop programmes to support learning, leadership performance and organisational development at varying levels. You will be commercially focused and able to set and manage budgets with knowledge of Organisational Design and learning theories to support business change, learning, development, and engagement and have an expertise in learning and performance platforms and digital learning. You will be able to manage 3rd party supplier selection and manage these external provider relationships ensuring that they meet our needs and provide value back into the business. You will be an excellent communicator and work well with senior management teams in facilitating the delivery of both the overall business strategy and the accompanying Learning and People Strategy.

Our Benefits
  • Competitive Salary and Company Car (dependent on position)
  • Company Pension
  • 25 Days Holiday
  • Gift Day off for your Birthday
  • Private Health Insurance (after qualifying period dependent on level)
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Life Assurance
  • Trade Discount Cards
If this sounds a lot like you, and your approach to your work is the same as ours, we would love to hear from you. If we end up working together, we will give you a great environment to work in with real opportunities for you to shine, deliver great work and develop your career.
Please note that we would also make reasonable adjustments where possible to ensure that our places of work are inclusive and allow us to support the creation of a diverse and engaged business.
Due to the nature of the work that Osborne are involved in, additional criminal record checks maybe required to carry out particular roles. This will be clarified during the interview process.
If you have any further queries regarding this role, please contact the Resourcing Team on resourcing@osborne.co.uk

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