UNIVERSITY OF ROEHAMPTON

eLearning Adviser

Location
London (GB)
Salary
£35,135 to £38,051 pa inclusive of London Weighting Allowance
Posted
21 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
18 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

eLearning Adviser, Full time, 35 hours per week (Maternity cover for 1 year)

Department: Digital Learning Services | eLearning Services team  

Salary: £35,135 to £38,051 pa inclusive of London Weighting Allowance 

We are looking for an eLearning Adviser to join the eLearning Services team. They will provide support for staff using technology to enhance learning, teaching and assessment, through blended and distance delivery. This involves ensuring there is effective use of the University’s core systems including our Virtual Learning Environment (Moodle), e-Portfolio and blogging system (CampusPress) and anti-plagiarism software (Turnitin) as well as a variety of other technology enhanced learning tools. 

The post holder will engage with the academic department(s) where they are responsible for the promotion, support and development of effective technology enhanced learning strategies in areas such as curriculum development and online assessment as part of the eLearning Services team. This will involve providing training, support and practical assistance in the use of eLearning technologies for both staff and students. 

As well as supporting the existing systems provided by eLearning Services, the post holder will research, test and deploy innovative, up to date and sustainable technological solutions that can be implemented across the University.  

The University of Roehampton is the most research intensive modern university in the UK, with some of the highest regarded academic departments in the country. 

This is an exciting time for the university, with investment in new curricula, the construction of a new £35m state-of-the-art library and student accommodation, the development of a number of external partnerships across the globe and plans for more doctoral scholarships. 
We have a strong emphasis on supporting our students to reach their full potential in order to launch themselves onto successful graduate careers.  We are ranked the best modern university in London in major UK league tables and we are embarking on a radical programme of enhancement in learning and teaching across all our academic areas. 
The University has a beautiful, vibrant parkland campus, is located in the heart of south-west London and offers excellent facilities for researching, learning, teaching, and working. 
For an informal discussion about the post, please contact the eLearning Innovation and Services Manager, Nicola Betts (020 8392 5798) nicola.betts@roehampton.ac.uk. 
To find out more information about the role and what we’re looking for, visit the Working at Roehampton section of our website where you will find full details, how to apply, as well as further information about the benefits of working for us. 
The closing date for completed applications is: 18th October 2017  
It is expected that interviews will be held: week commencing 30th October 2017 
The University is an equal opportunities and ‘disability confident’ employer. 
http://www.roehampton.ac.uk/Working-at-Roehampton/