_Do you have a passion for instruction and helping employees to expand their knowledge and skills? Are you interested in making a positive difference in the lives of children with emotional and behavioral needs?_
If you answered YES, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team!
**Being a Learning Specialist has its Advantages**
As Learning Specialist at Devereux, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:
+ A wealth of resources and connection opportunities with our national network of Learning professionals.
+ A customer-oriented role, where you’ll help to support our staff of 200+ employees, so that they can better care for the individuals that we serve.
+ Opportunities to learn and grow professionally.
+ Quality Low-Cost Benefits, plus student loan debt assistance and 30-day benefit eligibility waiting period for new hires! http://benefits.devereux.org
+ A rewarding career while making a difference!
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Colorado provides programs and services for children with intellectual disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorder, and dual diagnoses. Located at our main campus in Westminster, CO this position will plan, organize, and help facilitate the employee orientation program and ongoing training programs. They will insure that trainers maintain the highest level of quality, safety, and effectiveness, and will insure full compliance with all Devereux and regulatory requirements related to orientation and training.
**What is Devereux doing to support and protect the health and safety of our staff during the COVID-19 pandemic?**
Devereux is committed to the health and safety of our staff. All Devereux centers have formal infectious-disease and emergency-management plans tailored to specifically address the unique aspects of communicable disease prevention including COVID-19. We adhere to all mandates and guidelines in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization and practice all protocols that protect the health and safety of our staff. To learn more of how Devereux is supporting and protecting our staff during the pandemic, please visit https://jobs.devereux.org/#covid.
_Keywords: Administration, Training, Learning, Trainer, Staff Instructor, HR, Non Profit, onboarding, staff development, training and development, organizational development, talent management_
+ Bachelors degree in Organizational Development, Training & Development or a Human Services field required. Masters degree in Training and Development preferred.
+ Minimum of three years experience in staff training, orientation, and development preferred. Requires anunderstanding of adult learning theory; some experience in curriculum design; and knowledge and skill intraining techniques, blended learning, methods (including e-learning) assessment and evaluation.
+ Experience with effective learning management systems including documentation and record keeping, tracking, compliance, and strategies to promote learning in the workplace.
+ Prior experience in thebehavioral healthcare field optimal.
+ Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills, organizational skills, presentation skills, customer service skills, and multi-tasking skills. Must possess good judgment and be able to make effective decisions independently. Must be able to establish a learning environment that is safe, supportive, andethical. Able to work collaboratively to meet the needs of licensors, administrators, program supervisors and staff. High energy level and positive outlook are essential.
+ Must be able to complete and provide proof of current influenza vaccination.
**The Federal Government COVID-19 vaccine mandate requires most staff working at Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Colorado to be vaccinated. In order to be employed at this center in this position, you must:**
1. If vaccinated - provide proof of vaccination prior to start date.
2. If unvaccinated:
- Receive the first dose of a two-dose COVID-19 vaccine or a one-dose COVID-19 vaccine prior to providing any care, treatment, or other services byDec. 5, 2021; and
- The necessary shots to be fully vaccinated – either two doses of Pfizer or Moderna or one dose of Johnson & Johnson – byJan. 4, 2022.
- Note: If you are getting the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, you must get this vaccine byDec. 5, 2021.
**Physical Requirements** : Significant and frequent amounts of walking, standing, kneeling, bending, stooping and reachingabove shoulder level. Must be capable of lifting and carrying 50 lbs. Normal hearing and vision. Moderateto significant travel; irregular hours. Frequent use of office equipment requiring repetitive wrist/handmovement. Free of dependency and abuse of illegal or illicit drugs, alcohol, inhalants or other chemical orcontrolled substances.
**Posted Date** _1 month ago_ _(10/12/2021 12:47 PM)_
**_Requisition ID_** _2021-20441_
**_Position Type_** _Full-Time_