Learning Technologist

Posted 10 March by Manchester - Education Featured
My Client is looking for a creative individual to join their innovative and design led team. This exciting and forward thinking company specialises in creating bespoke educational packages.

Job Purpose:
Responsible for producing high quality learning materials that optimise the customer experience using appropriate learning technologies; maintaining and developing the company's learning platform; and resolving customer queries relating to the Virtual Learning Environment.

The client is looking for an experience in the following areas:
 Experience of using learning technologies for teaching, learning, and designing/developing support materials
 Experiance of web and learning technologies, including the Moodle VLE, web2 tools, and SCORM packages
 Experience creating and setting up Moodle courses and how to use the various plug-ins and activities within Moodle
 Experience of audio and video creation and editing (eg Premiere Pro).
 Competent in Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative Suite.
 Graphic image creation, manipulation and editing (Photoshop, Illustrator)
 HTML, CSS, JavaScript

Job Specific Skills: 
 Ability to work under own initiative, showing a flair for problem solving
 Excellent time management skills with an ability to work flexibly and under pressure to meet deadlines
 Excellent communication skills (written/oral), and confidence in addressing groups of staff and students, senior managers and members of external networks
 Be highly motivated, creative and passionate about technology

Salary on assessment: £28,000 - £32,000

Centre Benefits:
free parking, onsite Starbucks and canteen, outside seating and fountain areas, accessible location

 Manage and develop VLE courses and course content for new and existing educational programmes.

 Liaise proactively and responsively with relevant staff to develop and implement course content for the VLE.

 Ensure that the presentation of course content in the VLE is of a consistent high quality and customer centric to provide an excellent user experience while paying attention to detail.

 Keep up to date with emerging trends and technologies in order to promote learning solutions that are current, efficient and enhance the learning experience.

 Provide support to learners and others using the VLE and other learning technologies where necessary.

 Work with the IT solutions team to overcome server-side issues, manage learner enrolment, and enhance the VLE with plug-ins and updates.

 Train staff and tutors in the use of learning technologies.

 Prioritise own workload and work proactively and flexibly to ensure deadlines are met

 Degree level qualification or relevant experience or professional qualification
 Numeracy and literacy skills

Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business

Application questions

Do you have experience of using learning technologies for learning materials?
Do you have experience creating and setting up Moodle courses?
Do you have experience using Moodle VLE, web2 tools, and SCORM packages?
Do you have experience of audio and video creation and editing?
Are you able to put a DBS in application is successful?

Reference: 34654944

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