E-Learning Instructional Designer

E-Learning Instructional Designer
  • Competitive
  • Contract
  • Galashiels, Scottish Borders, Scotland, UK Galashiels Scottish Borders GBR TD1 3HE
Job Ref: 50209498
Sector: Software Development
Date Added: 02 September 2020

E-Learning Instructional Designer

Our Public Sector client is looking for a highly skilled E-Learning Instructional Designer to join their Galashiels based team for a 4 week contract with the potential to go permanent.

Overall Purpose of Job 

  • To apply an instructional design process to the support and delivery of online teaching resources, working with subject experts to develop online materials that meet learning objectives 
  • Organise, support and maintain the clients Virtual Learning Environment 
  • Support and train staff in the use of other supported learning technologies 
  • Assist and lead on project work related to digital learning

Main Duties and Responsibilities

Applying an instructional design process to the support and delivery of interactive teaching resources 

  • Work with subject specialists to identify learning objectives and appropriate learning solutions that align with these 
  • Apply tested instructional design theories, practice and methods through the development process from inception to delivery

Producing interactive technology-enhanced learning content and assessments 

  • Create engaging learning activities and interactive course content that enhances the learner experience 
  • Use appropriate writing styles to make content accessible for all 
  • Create learning resources using the appropriate tool Ensure good quality of all deliverables through a thorough testing process to include usability and accessibility testing 
  • Liaise with teaching staff to embed digital learning resources effectively within the VLE and other platforms 
  • Advise on appropriate forms of e-assessment to match learning outcomes and support the development of such

Organise, support and maintain the Virtual Learning Environment 

  • Monitor usage of the VLE and other learning platforms and provide management reports as required 
  • Support staff on the use of other supported learning technologies 
  • Deliver training to teaching and support staff in the use of learning technologies and other applications 
  • Advise HR on the use of e-learning in CPD and on the provision of digital training to staff

Digital Delivery and Projects 

  • Undertake project management on projects as required with the support of relevant colleagues 
  • Maintain and improve knowledge of relevant existing and emerging learning technologies. 
  • Liaise with the ISLT team to enable the implementation of new learning technologies and related projects 
  • Create necessary technical and training documentation for ISLT and for system users 
  • Co-ordinate research into digital experience and usage across the College, gathering data and producing summary reports 
  • Attendance at internal and external meetings as required

To undertake Personal and Professional Development 

  • Adopt flexible working methods to meet the changing needs of the client
  • Develop and maintain high quality standards appropriate to the post 
  • Develop and maintain professional standards and expertise by undertaking relevant professional development 

If interested, please submit your cv

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

02/10/2020 13:22:12
Contact Consultant:
Paul Hart

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