Learning Technologist

Learning Technologist
Dublin 1 Negotiable Ref:

Job Description

My Dublin based client who is in the Education Sector is looking for a Learning Technologist to join their team. This role will have a strong focus on learning technology and instructional design.

My Dublin based client who is in the Education Sector is looking for a Learning Technologist to join their team. This role will have a strong focus on learning technology and instructional design.

Job Responsibilities

  • Design flexible courses by use of a range of synchronous and asynchronous platforms and using the associated data to enhance the student experience;
  • Collaborate with academic staff, industry experts and the operations team to apply learning design approaches to a range of course modalities (online, blended and face-to-face) to meet learning objectives and outcomes;
  • Working in a collaborative manner with the Digital Learning Manager on content development;
  • Identify areas for innovation and improvement through engagement with stakeholders;
  • Work collaboratively with the IT Department on technical issues relating to implementation and the deployment of technologies and applications to support delivery;
  • Support the enhancement of the digital learning resources; and
  • Complete regular reviews of Online learning resources with a view to enhance digital learning experience.

Experience Required

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience of curriculum design and development;
  • Demonstrable skills in the design and development of digital learning resources;
  • Experience providing professional development to relevant stakeholders, primarily online and also face-to-face instruction;
  • Strong commitment to learning design/pedagogical innovation;
  • Experience working with stakeholders to design and deliver online and blended courses;
  • Experience in the technologies, design and assessment of digital portfolios;
  • Experience designing course for learning management systems and synchronous platforms;
  • Experience in content development using authoring tools;
  • Familiarity with a standard content production processes and methods (e.g. storyboards, asset production and maintenance, etc.);
  • Experience of working in project teams with proven ability to take initiative and to take ownership for work;
  • Excellent communications skills; oral, written and presentation, including the ability to explain pedagogic and technical issues clearly to people at all levels of technical and academic knowledge;
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to work simultaneously on multiple projects and adhere to tight deadlines;
  • Excellent IT skills including a knowledge of VLE Technologies such as Moodle;
  • Familiarity with best practice research in online, distance and technology-enhanced learning in higher education;
  • Familiarity with common standards and formats (e.g. HTML5, SCORM, etc.);
  • Familiarity with the principles of Universal Design for Learning (UDL);
  • A willingness to learn new technologies and develop an understanding of emerging areas of enhancement to Teaching, Learning and Assessment; and
  • Ability to champion a positive approach to change through the effective leadership of continuous improvement initiatives relevant to the application of educational technologies.

Consultant Details

Stephen Daly's Profile Picture
Name: Stephen Daly
Title: Director
Apply for Job Call me now Add to Shortlist

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.

Apply for Job

Not what you're looking for?

If this isn't the job for you then why not reach out to one of our consultants today and send us your CV so we can find the one that is?

Reach out to a Consultant Upload your CV

Email Job Details

  • Enter your details below to email this job to yourself or a friend.

  • In order to submit this form you'll need to agree with our Privacy Policy

Apply for Job

  • Enter your details below to apply for this job, the consultant will then contact you as soon as possible.

  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx, odt, Max. file size: 4 MB.
    Friendly advice to all candidates - ‘Keep it Simple’. We use an automatic scanner to capture your CV, and key details. We then transfer this info to our database. Automated scanners are not compatible with CV’s drafted on powerpoint or with images, or excessive in design. Please use where possible standard word documents for CV formatting and submission where possible. This will maximise your details being retrieved in searches for job roles that fit with your skills and experience. Thank you.
  • In order to submit this form you'll need to agree with our Privacy Policy

Upload your CV

  • Send us your CV and we'll be in touch with jobs relevant to you.

  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx, Max. file size: 10 MB.
    Friendly advice to all candidates - ‘Keep it Simple’. We use an automatic scanner to capture your CV, and key details. We then transfer this info to our database. Automated scanners are not compatible with CV’s drafted on powerpoint or with images, or excessive in design. Please use where possible standard word documents for CV formatting and submission where possible. This will maximise your details being retrieved in searches for job roles that fit with your skills and experience. Thank you.
  • In order to submit this form you'll need to agree with our Privacy Policy
× Speak with our team