MAYNOOTH UNIVERSITY

Educational Technologist

Location
Maynooth, Ireland
Salary
€37,323 - €53,707 p.a. (9 points)
Posted
06 Mar 2019
End of advertisement period
25 Mar 2019
Ref
002841
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Office of The Dean of Teaching and Learning is expanding its online learning provision within the areas of Critical Skills and Employability. To support this expansion, we seek to appoint an Educational Technologist. The Office requires a self-motivated and technically capable individual to work in partnership with the Critical Skills and Experiential Learning teams to support the development of new and the conversion of existing academic materials into pedagogically sound courses for online and blended delivery.

The post-holder will explore and promote the innovative use of technology to enhance online teaching, feedback, assessment, student engagement and classroom technologies, whilst working in partnership with relevant stakeholders across the University.

Applicants will hold a primary degree and/or relevant experience have a high degree of web literacy and experience of using a range of virtual learning environments and advising academic staff. They will have experience of emerging digital learning technologies and of leading and or/ supporting the learning design of courses using a virtual learning environment.

Purpose

Administrative Officer Grade II Salary Scale: €37,323 - €53,707 p.a. (9 points)

Appointment will be made in accordance with the Department of Finance pay guidelines.

*New entrants to the public sector will be appointed on the first point of the above scale.

Closing Date:

23:30hrs (local Irish time) on Monday, 25th March 2019.

Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system.

Late applications will not be accepted.

Maynooth University is an equal opportunities employer.

The position is subject to the Statutes of the University.