Digital Education Developer, Online Programmes

Lincoln, United Kingdom
From £28,331 per annum
Nov 22, 2019
End of advertisement period
Dec 11, 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Full Time

Lincoln Academy of Learning and Teaching

Location:  Lincoln
Salary:   From £28,331 per annum
Please note this post is permanent and full time at 37 hours per week.
Closing Date:   Wednesday 11 December 2019
Interview Date:   Tuesday 07 January 2020

We are seeking a motivated, organised and collaborative learning technologist (known locally as Digital Education Developer) to support the University of Lincoln’s online programmes from January 2020.

The role of Digital Education Developer (Online Programmes) is critical to delivering this aim and will engage with colleagues across the University of Lincoln to deliver the digital elements of the master's level online programmes. The role holder will bring a coordinated and proactive approach to the support and enhancement of, and innovation in, digital education and engagement in furtherance of the University of Lincoln’s strategic agenda.

The University puts students at the heart of everything it does and has a reputation in the Higher Education sector for student-led innovation in teaching and learning. We are seeking an enthusiastic and committed Digital Education Developer to provide support for the new online programmes, utilising the distance learning systems (e.g. Instructure's Canvas) and associated learning resources in order to place them within a Lincoln physical context.

Reporting to the Dean of Digital Education, the role holder will be dedicated to the delivery of online learning programmes, working in close partnership with academic and digital education colleagues across the University. In particular, the role holder will lead digital support for creation, advice and practical input into effective strategies to enhance teaching and learning with technology to support our students to access learning resources in a timely and effective manner.

Excellent organisation and communication skills with advanced knowledge of digital learning tools are essential. Experience of supporting digital education within distance learning programmes are desirable. 

The University of Lincoln is a forward-thinking, ambitious institution and you will be working in the heart of a thriving, beautiful, safe and friendly city. 

This position does not fulfil the UK Visas & Immigration sponsorship criteria for Tier 2.