Senior Coordinator, Learning Environments

Banyule, Australia
19 Aug 2019
End of advertisement period
27 Aug 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Full time, fixed term position until 15th April 2024
  • $96,022 - $109,805 per annum plus 17% superannuation
  • Based at La Trobe Bundoora Campus

About the role

The Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic) Portfolio is responsible for enhancing the quality of teaching, learning, the student experience, internationalisation, indigenous education and employability outcomes. La Trobe Learning and Teaching (LTLT) is situated within the portfolio and works in partnership with La Trobe’s Divisions, Colleges and Schools to endhance learning and teaching.

We now have an exciting opportunity to appoint a Senior Coordinator, Learning Environments to support the implementation of the La Trobe Learning and Teaching Plan 2018 – 2022 and day-to-day operations.  Your main responsibilities will be focused around providing expert advice and support on digital technologies and educational innovation. Close collaboration with other central units and Colleges to successfully scope and deliver projects and achieve strategic outcomes will be an important part of this role.

Skills and Experience

To be successful in this position you will be passionate about ensuring students from diverse backgrounds have access to high-quality learning experience. You will have a relevant undergraduate qualification and experience in higher education, preferably in digital education. Your understanding of the intersection of pedagogy and technology and how to ensure the best fit between pedagogical requirements and technology in learning design is imperative. You will also have demonstrated experience in the successful coordination and implementation of strategic projects including planning, communication, implementation, negotiation, evaluation and reporting.

In addition, you will have strong analytical and problem-solving skills as well as excellent communication skills including the ability to influence and negotiate successful outcomes with a range of stakeholders from diverse backgrounds.


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How to Apply

Closing date: Tuesday 27th August 2019 at 11:55 pm

Position Enquiries: Victor Renolds – Manager, Learning Environment Solutions

TEL:  (03) 9479 2022.


This position is open to people with a valid full-time working visa.

Please address Key Selection Criteria and attach these with your application.

All La Trobe University employees are bound by the Working with Children Act 2005. If you are successful, you will be required to hold a valid Victorian Employee Working with Children Check prior to commencement.

To apply and to view position description please visit and search for job number 558648 under current vacancies.

About La Trobe

La Trobe University’s success is driven by people who are committed to making a difference. They are creative and highly motivated, pursue new ideas and create knowledge. La Trobe is one of Australia’s research leaders, and the largest provider of higher education to regional Victoria. La Trobe University turned 50 in 2017, and over the half century of its existence it has established a reputation as an innovative and accessible university, willing to take risks and take on challenges. Our teaching and research address some of the most significant issues of our time and we’re passionate about driving change through operational excellence to benefit the communities we serve.