Head of Technology Enhanced Learning

London, United Kingdom
02 Dec 2017
End of advertisement period
03 Jan 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Full Time

Salary: £45,000 per annum, depending on experience
Status: Permanent, Full Time
Location: Based at our Greenwich or Greenford Campus
Application deadline: 03 January 2018

About the role

We are seeking an experienced Head of Technology Enhanced Learning to join our growing organisation. Within this post, you will play a key role in supporting the effective delivery of Library & Learning Resources within GSM London. This position will develop and manage a team of Learning Technology professionals with the aim of both enhancing existing courses through use of learning technologies and developing new blended content and products with our academic staff, working closely with faculty and educational development teams to manage the development of technical skills and knowledge needed to support their technology-related learning and teaching activities. The post will be responsible for development and maintenance of learning technology systems, processes and policies; management of service development and change; and coordination of operational planning and implementation, and delivery of relevant projects.

To be successful, you will need to be degree qualified with a professional qualification in Educational Technology/Instructional Design or a related discipline or possess equivalent experience, and demonstrate experience within a similar senior role in the HE sector. You will have a strong knowledge of pedagogy, superior customer service skills, initiative and the ability to be planned and organised in a busy and changing environment.  You will bring a creative approach to problem solving and be an excellent communicator with experience of working collaboratively and ability to build and maintain effective networks. Experience in teaching and/or supporting academic staff is critical to this role, as is the ability to work independently.

How to apply

To express your interest in this position view the Job description below and submit your CV and Covering Letter via email to quoting Head of Technology Enhanced Learning in the subject line.

Applications should include a full CV and a covering letter addressing the selection criteria under the knowledge, skill and experience requirements section of the Job description.

Job Description

About GSM London

This is an exciting time for GSM London. Founded in 1973 and formerly known as the Greenwich School of Management, we are one of the UK’s largest independent for-profit HE providers and one of a few private providers to have passed QAA Education Review. With three sites in London and over 6,000 students, we are committed to widening access to enabling social mobility through our focus on strengths based learning and our student outcomes, including their employability. Working closely with our validating partner, the University of Plymouth, who are supportive of our ambitious growth plans, we are building organisational capability to take us forward as we seek to attain degree awarding powers and university status.