Learning Designer

Melbourne, Australia
13 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
26 Oct 2017
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Convenient CBD location
  • Full time, continuing position
  • $83,397-$90,272 p.a + 17% super

The Organisation

RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise. Our mission is to help shape the world through research, innovation, teaching and engagement, and to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work. The College of Science, Health and Engineering comprises four Schools delivering a broad range of programs in science, engineering, health and technology at apprenticeship, certificate, bachelor, masters and PhD levels.

The role and your responsibilities

The Learning Designer will play a critical role in supporting the implementation of RMIT's Learning and Teaching Framework. The Learning Designer will work individually, as well as within a team environment, collaborating with teaching and program staff to develop sustainable, accessible and high quality blended learning materials appropriate for a range of disciplines, incorporating evidence-based educational design principles that are consistent with RMIT's policies. The role will increase the capability of teaching staff in the appropriate use of technologies and support the transition towards enhancing teaching and curriculum design practices, and increase the uptake of appropriate technology enhanced teaching practice to improve the student learning experience.

Skills and experience required

The ideal candidate will bring to the role expertise in blended and online learning and teaching practice. Ability to negotiate with and influence stakeholders to enable evidence-based outcomes in blended and online learning design will be critical to your success in this role. Furthermore, key to this role will be extensive experience in design, delivery and evaluation of professional development workshops, webinars, and modules for the development of tertiary pedagogies in the area of active, flexible blended and online learning. You should be able to demonstrate experience in managing learning design projects and driving best practice developments.

To Apply

For further information please contact Tom Steiner on +61 3 9925 9613 or to view a position description visit yourcareer.rmit.edu.au and search using job reference number 558653

Applications close on Friday 20th October 2017.

Applicants are requested to separately address the key selection criteria as outlined in the Position Description. Job Ref # 558653

RMIT is committed to being a Child Safe organisation and is an equal opportunity employer. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community.

This role will require satisfactory confirmation of a Working with Children Check.