Learning and Capability Advisor

About this role

The People Team is a small but high performing team. We support our people and leaders to create an inclusive and constructive culture that is reflective of Aotearoa.  

Reporting to our Leadership Development Specialist, you’ll be responsible for building craft (technical) capability across RNZ to help us be “match-fit” for the new strong public media entity. You’ll also work across HR projects to support the people team’s business plan. 

A savvy communicator, you’ll bring your learning and development experience to assess, design, and develop capability solutions for our kaimahi. You will be able to look at the big picture as well as deliver the solutions – this is end-to-end design and delivery for someone to get stuck into! 

You’ll work collaboratively to develop new L&D or to support our subject matter experts develop and deliver training. We’re a small team who likes to work collaboratively and have fun.

So, if you are someone who: 

  • is passionate about improving capability
  • designs and delivers relevant, engaging learning that can be applied on the job
  • formulates effective strategies
  • delivers results, and
  • builds effective long-term relationships

apply to join the RNZ team today. 

Skills & Experience

  • Demonstrated high levels of achievement and recognised success in an L&D role
  • Confidence and proven experience in designing, delivering and measuring technical training to employees at all levels.
  • Knowledge of adult learning principals, including instructional design, and best practice learning methods 
  • Experience and confidence with a range of learning methodologies, including on-line learning
  • Strong customer focus/perspective 
  • Familiarity with LSI or similar desirable 


  • Join a great team delivering awesome mahi
  • Up to 4% Employer contribution to KiwiSaver
  • Flexible hours and location (AKL, WGN, CHCH)
  • RNZ supports work/life balance for our people including working from home initiatives where possible

About us

This is an opportunity to develop your skills and improve on your craft at a unique organisation. New Zealand's award-winning Public broadcaster, RNZ aims to develop a life-long relationship with all the people of Aotearoa by enriching, reflecting and connecting the communities of Aotearoa and the Pacific through informative, challenging and entertaining storytelling.

This is a fixed-term role (hours flexible) based in Wellington, Auckland or Christchurch.

Please note: A complete application includes your covering letter and a CV.

Applications close: Sunday 29 May

RNZ is committed to the principles and practices of Equal Employment Opportunity and welcomes applicants reflecting New Zealand’s cultural and ethnic diversity.


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Fixed Term / Contract

Job no: 633

Location: Wellington, Auckland, Christchurch

Closing Date: Sunday, 29 May 2022