ABOUT BLOOM LEARNING

ABOUT US

The Bloom Team provides complete learning solutions, including sourcing the best L&D professionals, tools and technology. We provide expertise and people who deliver fresh, innovative, cost effective and scalable learning solutions.

We specialise in sourcing learning and development managers, staff and contractors. We also provide L&D teams for large transformation projects and change programmes.

As a learning and development consultancy, we provide tailored learning solutions. This includes needs assessment, learning needs analysis, learning interventions in the form of eLearning, blended learning and face-to-face workshops, and programme evaluation. We specialise in building in-house capability.

We also serve the industry by providing relevant and up to date news, reviews and products, webinars, workshops and training to help people, teams and organisations.

And because we are L&D Specialists, we are the first choice for L&D and the sourcing of L&D professionals in New Zealand.

 

GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS

Bloom Learning is proud to partner with the following global organisations:

VISION

Creating Engaging eLearning Everyone Can Afford

 

ENTERPRISE PROMISE

 

your L&D specialists
Connecting you with the best learning technology, tools and people

 

VALUES

  1. Value: We add value to the L&D industry, our clients, candidates and our own team
  2. Ease: We make finding a candidate or job fast and easy. Staff find it an easy and enjoyable place to work
  3. Expertise: We are leaders in our industry and are up to date with the latest thinking in Learning and Development. Our team are life long learners
  4. Connections: We connect clients to candidates and candidates to jobs.  Quickly and with professionalism
  5. Entrepreneurial spirit: Because we are all entrepreneurial, we understand that L&D teams must add measurable value. We help individuals, teams and organisations do this

THE BLOOM LEARNING TEAM

RUSTICA LAMB

Founder & Director


Rustica is a learning designer, edupreneur, facilitator and founder of Bloom Learning (2012). She is also co-founder of the first New Zealand Green School (2016). She designs learning experiences and spaces which are engaging, affirming, empowering and inspiring.
Rustica travels and searches the world for the best people, tools and technology and brings them to New Zealand so that we can all share in the latest trends that make our world and workplaces a better place to be.

NICKI TURNBULL

General Manager


Nicki is responsible for the day-to-day running of Bloom Learning. and ensures that everything (and everyone!) is in order. She is also in charge of our Events schedule including eLearnz conference and eLab.
Nicki is a grounded positive manager who leads with an empathetic style and can always be counted on to ‘go the extra mile with a smile’.

GARRY BUTLER

Business Development Manager


Garry’s key role is to develop lasting relationships with our clients and to raise brand awareness of Docebo in New Zealand.
He is pivotal in the sales process ensuring everything runs smoothly from needs assessments and demonstrations through to implementations. Our clients value his expert advice.

Esther Kirkland-Smith

Project Manager and Instructional Designer


Esther is a passionate learning professional using learning theories to mentor and train staff. She is a PMP certified Project Manager who enjoys the variety and challenges of project work and a Creative Director with 20 years of experience in the deadline-driven media environment.
Esther has worked extensively in business transformation and change management which has included large-scale IT projects. She is skilled in leadership, project management, production and change management.

AGATA OLEKSIAK

Instructional and Media Designer


Agata specialises in e-learning modules, training resources development, gamification and publishing. She is our go to Instructional Designer to create distinctive learning solutions for our clients.
Agata has been recognised with the 2014 NZATD Education Trust L&D Awards in the category ‘eLearning Initiative of the Year’ and holds a Masters degree in Multimedia Art and Graphic Design from Nicolaus Copernicus University in Poland.
She uses Storyline 2.0, Captivate, Camtasia and the Adobe Suite and is a certified Totara LMS partner. Agata’s passion is creative and unique training provision and as a trainer herself she knows how to develop learning that inspires and engages!

ANNA KINGSTON

Training Facilitator


Anna is our facilitator extraordinaire who is passionate about developing people. Her delivery of our Instructional Design workshop is legendary with her hands-on modern approach.
Anna is fascinated by how the brain works and how we can use it more effectively to deal with change well, and perform at our best.

LYNLEE WILSON

Resourcing Manager


Lynley is our resourcing guru with over 25 years recruiting experience. Her knowledge of the NZ marketplace is extensive which creates huge value for both our candidates and clients assignments.
Lynlee is a Registered Organisational Psychologist and also trains Organisations in recruitment skills for Managers. She has a very pragmatic approach and is results orientated focusing on the outcomes that need to be achieved through people in Organisations.

Necym Remadi

Storyline and Animation Developer


Necym is our eLearning developer extraordinaire! He has extensive experience and has worked with multiple companies from all continents. He is skilled in graphic design, animations and creative work using Storyline, Powerpoint, Goanimate and Adobe.