Course Content Developer

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Course Content Developer

Dublin

Contract

Negotiable

Ref: E10078SD

Job Description

My Dublin based client is currently recruiting a course content developer who will partake in the development and production of online and blended learning material to a variety of academic units.

Job Responsibilities

  • You will primarily be responsible for collaborating with client subject matter experts to research, organise, script, and create course content.
  • Interview lecturers to acquire course content and/or leverage existing recordings
  • Draft course storyboards, including (but not limited to) detailed scripts, suggestions for animations/images, interactions, introductions and conclusions.
  • Contributing content development/instructional design expertise to course teams across a range of online programmes.
  • Communicating technical and educational concepts effectively to all levels of the organisation and across a range of technical and /or educational experience.
  • Working with specific academic teams to restructure their content such that their upgraded courses become the example in their faculty of how to utilise the latest technology and tools to support a blended learning environment.
  • Being rigorous in ensuring that the content is of a high quality and usability to protect the user’s experience.
  • Providing regular reporting as required on key project metrics relating to the learning platforms and services.
  • Identifying areas for innovation and improvement from engagement and feedback from stakeholders.
  • Creating courses using Moodle as the primary learning tool and elearning rapid authoring tools as appropriate to each learning activity.
  • Keeping up-to-date with technology and platform developments to seek and identify possible improvements to the online learning experience for students and clients.

Experience Required

  • Excellent writing skills, the majority of this role involves writing and editing lecture scripts
  • Experience working with tutors/SMEs, instructional designers, graphic designer and video production to design and deliver online and blended courses.
  • Familiarity with a standard production processes and methods (e.g. storyboards, asset production, etc.).
  • Experience of working in project teams with proven ability to take initiative and to take ownership for work
  • Good attention to detail, technologically adaptable

Desirable Skills

  • Expertise/experience with virtual learning environments (VLEs)/learning management systems (LMSs)
  • Working knowledge of Moodle at admin and teacher level
  • Expertise/experience with some/all authoring tools e.g. Camtasia, Captivate, Articulate Studio, Articulate Storyline, H5P
  • Expertise/experience some/all Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Web design and graphic design skills , HTML5, Twitter Bootstrap
  • Awareness of usability issues and best practice.
  • Familiarity with common standards and formats (e.g. HTML, SCORM, etc.)
  • Some project management experience evidenced by an ability to manage own work and deliveries and an awareness of risk management.

Educational Requirements

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent experience gained in a relevant working environment.
  • Proven content development/instructional design skills in third-level and/or other environment

How to Apply

If you are interested in this role, then please Apply along with your updated CV and I will be in touch with you to discuss your application in more detail, otherwise feel free to connect with me by whichever medium you are most comfortable with be that Linkedin, Email or Telephone. Remember we have limited our site to a maximum of 200 Jobs so if this Role is not a 100% match to your requirements please be sure to connect with us as we will most likely have another role which you may find more suitable.

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