Education Designer, Assessments

Sydney, Australia
$100,032K p.a., including leave loading and a generous employer's contribution to superannuation
30 Sep 2022
End of advertisement period
16 Oct 2022
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Are you looking for an education design project to add to your own portfolio of work?
  • Join an project to implement a new assessment portfolio system - Kaizen, Fry-It
  • Work with schools, the vendor and a great agile project team
  • Full time, 18 months fixed term position, offering a remuneration package of $100,032K p.a., including leave loading and a generous employer's contribution to superannuation

About the opportunity 

The Faculty of Medicine and Health, Education team has an outstanding opportunity for a talented Education Designer (Assessment) to join the authentic assessment project to implement a new assessment portfolio system - Kaizen, Fry-It. The Education Designer (Assessment) will work closely with our academics and teaching staff, as well as the project team, to develop an understanding of their assessment needs, and provide design solutions that will see paper-based workflow transformed to a digital. You will also run workshops and build communities of practice within the School and across the Faculty.

The Education Designer (Assessment) will work within a strong, supportive team to deliver industry best practice, feedback and assessment workflows for the delivery of our courses. 

About you

The University values courage and creativity; openness and engagement; inclusion and diversity; and respect and integrity. As such, we see the importance of recruiting talent aligned to these values and are looking for an Education Designer who:

  • proficient in the use of an LMS, and other education design tools
  • demonstrated ability to learn a new system quickly and then teach others
  • can design text and video support materials for a diverse range of stakeholders
  • listens to the needs of stakeholders and transforms that into viable solutions
  • holds a tertiary qualification in education and or information technology or equivalent work experience
  • demonstrates the ability to build trusted, positive professional relationships.

Sponsorship / work rights for Australia

Please note: Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. For a continuing position, you must be an Australian or New Zealand citizen or an Australian Permanent Resident.

Australian Temporary Residents currently employed at the University of Sydney may be considered for a fixed term contract for the length of their visa, depending on the requirements of the hiring area and the position.

Pre-employment checks

Your employment is conditional upon the completion of all role required pre-employment or background checks in terms satisfactory to the University. Similarly, your ongoing employment is conditional upon the satisfactory maintenance of all relevant clearances and background check requirements. If you do not meet these conditions, the University may take any necessary step, including the termination of your employment.

EEO statement

The University of Sydney is committed to diversity and social inclusion. Applications from people of culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds; equity target groups including women, people with disabilities, people who identify as LGBTIQ; and people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent, are encouraged.

How to apply

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Sunday 16 October 2022 11:59 PM