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Job Number : 25224
Type and Location : Organisational / Melbourne
Listed By : Metro Trains Melbourne on 9 Aug 2018
Organisational Psychologist / OD Focus

Are you someone at a stage in their career who is looking for a short term (8 month) challenge in managing a small team involved in a range of exciting HR / OD projects.  Are you interested in leading a team in changing the way that people are led, managed and developed in this increasingly people focused business.  The team of 4 plus 2 rotating Organisational Psychology placement students is highly motivated and self driven. 

While this role is a maternity leave backfill position and presents you with an opportunity to continue leading the design and delivery of high quality programs and interventions to meet the growing business demands, the potential for an ongoing opportunity may be possible.  While operating autonomously, you will be closely collaborating with the wider People team, and the local divisions, to understand business needs, and implement custom programs. You will also collaborate closely with the Corporate Affairs and Communications team to design and deliver programs that align with business strategic objectives.

Your background could be either in consulting or internal an internal OD role but managing a team will be highly regarded.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Leading the intake of the fourth cohort of the Signature Leadership Program, while maintaining a high standard of delivery to the existing cohorts.
  • Supporting the business, where required, to deliver psychometric assessments for development and recruitment.
  • Continuing to rollout the High Performing Team Program to meet the demand from the business.
  • Leading the design and delivery of customised Organisational Development programs in response to business demand.
  • Leading the further development and rollout of the leadership / culture strategy, specifically the rollout of the Service Leadership philosophy and Behavioural Competency framework.

You will preferably hold qualifications which will enable you to supervise Organisational Psychology Placement students.

This role will commence in November 2018 to allow a comprehensive handover to the preferred applicant.


Contact Details
Peter Kellaway, Head of Capability, Metro Trains Melbourne, 0416 018 945



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