Digital Learning Materials Assistant Developer

Bristol, United Kingdom
£33,199 to £37,345 per annum
Friday, 16 August 2019
End of advertisement period
Sunday, 8 September 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Division/School Digital Education Office
Contract type Fixed Term Contract
Working pattern Full time
Salary £33,199 to £37,345 per annum
Closing date for applications 08-Sep-2019

Applications are invited for the position of Digital Learning Materials Assistant Developer to join the Digital Education Office (DEO) in the Educational Services of the University of Bristol. The post will play a key role in current and planned strategic educational initiatives.

The role holder will lead and support the development of digital learning materials, as well as redeveloping legacy interactive content into current industry standard formats. The new digital learning materials may include interactive learning resources for students, as well as supplementary teaching or training materials for our taught programmes.

The Digital Learning Materials Developer will collaborate with Senior developers to: 

  • develop learning resources or components of resources, test and improve them
  • help with organising, storing and maintaining the resources
  • liaise with team members and teaching staff to ensure understanding of requirements, and successful delivery

The successful applicant will have:

  • Experience in creating interactive learning resources and developing their individual components; coding, image editing, graphic design, animation skills and using relevant tools (eLearning authoring tools, HTML5, CSS, Javascript, image editing & animation tools, virtual learning environments etc). 
  • Understanding of UX and accessibility issues.
  • Planning and organisational skills, attention to detail.
  • Ability to work well with people from a variety of disciplines and at different levels.

Please see detailed attached description for more information.

For informal enquiries please contact Hilary Griffiths,

We welcome applications from all members of our community and are particularly encouraging those from diverse groups, such as members of the LGBT+ and BAME communities, to join us.