Online Educational Designer, Defence and Space, HEO7

Adelaide, Australia
$87,067 - $97,750 per annum plus up to 17% super
Friday, 20 December 2019
End of advertisement period
Monday, 27 January 2020
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Join one of Australia’s leading defence Universities
  • Fixed Term contract (3 years) full time (1.0FTE) position based at City West campus
  • Salary range: $87,067 - $97,750 per annum plus up to 17% super

Australia’s University of Enterprise for Defence and Space

UniSA is one of Australia’s leading defence research and teaching universities, with active research in this area for more than 20 years. We use our strong relationships with industry to prepare for the high-tech defence and space industry jobs and challenges of the future. Our relationships and partnerships with industry ensure we have the capabilities to solve complex, real world challenges by collaborating with government, industry and business. More than 100 staff are currently contributing to our defence and space activity and we’re growing our capabilities by investing in bringing more leading experts to UniSA.

About the Job

Reporting to the Academic Developer and positioned in our Teaching Innovation Unit, the position provides a specialist service to academic staff in enhancing blended delivery and online learning. This involves providing expert advice, training and support to appropriately use educational technologies in programs and courses, assisting in the achievement of key learning and teaching outcomes in defence and space program development across the University and aligned to our 2015-2020 Digital Learning Strategy.

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will possess relevant tertiary qualifications or equivalent skills in education and/or learning design. You will demonstrate experience in applying pedagogical theory into practice to analyse complex teaching and learning situations and develop appropriate online learning solutions. Highly developed skills in the use of learning management system tools for the development of educational course materials such as online quizzes, discussion groups, chats, podcasts, virtual classrooms, e-portfolios, blogs and web 2.0 tools will be important.

Benefits on Offer

At UniSA, we seek to enrich people’s lives through the creation and application of knowledge. Our staff love to be a part of an organisational culture that promotes a strong commitment to educating professionals, sharing knowledge, and engaging with our communities.

We offer a competitive remuneration package that includes generous superannuation contributions of up to 17% and benefits including professional development support, salary sacrifice options and a family friendly approach to ensure you enjoy a healthy work/life balance and the many benefits of living in vibrant, highly affordable Adelaide.

Lodging your Application

For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit Please refer to the online application form to understand which selection criteria you need to address. A cover letter should be addressed to Bernie Dyer, Senior Recruitment Consultant. For further information about the position or the recruitment process, you can contact the UniSA Recruitment Central Team on +618 8302 1700 or via email to using job reference number #2157.

Applications welcomed from Australian or NZ citizens, Australian permanent residents and those who have the legal right to work in Australia for the term of appointment AND must have the legal right to work in Australia for the term of the appointment.

Applications close:
11.30pm Monday 27 January 2020 

How to apply:

Applications must be lodged online, please note UniSA does not accept applications via email.

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UniSA is committed to developing a diverse workforce and a constructive enterprising culture in which everyone can thrive.

For further support, contact Recruitment Central on +61 8 8302 1700 or email and you will receive a response within one working day.

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