Learning Technologist

Overview

To support digital improvement projects which optimise the use of digital technologies to enhance internal and external customer experience. 

We are seeking a Learning Technologist to create online learning/training content and supporting materials, advise on technology solutions (benefits/use/adoption) and develop the company’s Moodle-based virtual learning environment (VLE) and associated content. 

Working as part of NCC Education’s Digital Improvement Department, the role would be highly suitable for someone wishing to build on prior experience of Learning Technologies or online content development, or alternatively we would be interested to hear from applicants coming from a teaching background where they have been making use of, and developing knowledge and experience with, online technologies.

Job purpose  

To create e-learning and online learning/training content and supporting materials, advise on technology solutions’ benefits/use/adoption and develop the Company’s virtual learning environment (VLE) and associated content.

Key Responsibilities:  

  • Translate digital improvement project requirements into digital solutions and product features, which execute the product vision and enrich internal and external user experiences 
  • Advise on configuration, testing, implementation and support for a set of digital solutions and associated content
  • Contribute to scoping and designing, and developing new e-learning courses through to delivery and evaluation 
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of a quality assurance approach ensuring that digital materials are fit for purpose within the regulatory environment and comply with established technical standards 
  • Update and amend existing learning/training content, focusing on creating video e-learning content, adapting training/learning materials from face-to-face to e-learning 
  • Develop interactive, engaging, and impactful digital learning and training solutions, and assist in upskilling key staff to promote and use the solutions 
  • Work independently, and with subject matter experts as required, to understand learning/learning technology requirements and determine solutions 
  • Work with colleagues and technical experts to design and create engaging e-learning tools, providing creative flair and imagination to ensure that the e-learning tools are innovative and informative 

The above is not an exhaustive list of duties as the role may change to meet the overall objectives of the department.  

Competencies:  

  • Self-motivated and enthusiastic [essential]  
  • Internal and external customer focus [essential]  
  • Developing relationships and teamwork [essential] 
  • Delivering results and effective planning [essential]
  • Innovation and adaptability [essential]  
  • Interpersonal awareness and self-management [essential]  
  • Good decision making and timely decision escalating [essential] 
  • Awareness of competitor activity [essential]  

Skills, knowledge and experience:

Skills

  • Interpretation of quantitative and qualitative information [essential]  
  • Problem analysis and problem solving [essential]  
  • Ability to progress multiple tasks through effective scheduling and time management [essential] 
  • Excellent working knowledge of MS Excel, PowerPoint and Word [essential]
  • Ability to critically evaluate systems and processes to find efficient ways of operating [essential]   

Qualifications

  • Degree level or equivalent [essential] 

Knowledge and experience

 

•      Experience in designing and developing learning/training content [essential]

•      Experience liaising with stakeholders, Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) and

•      being able to consult/advise on content development [essential]

•      Previous experience in an education and training environment [desirable]

•      Understanding of HTML5 and JavaScript [desirable]

•      Understanding of the subjects covered by the programmes [desirable]  

•      Understanding of assessment theory and different methods of assessment [desirable]


What are we offering?

  • Free on-site parking
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Regular employee engagement activities
  • Long service award
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • We value work life balance by allowing flexible work patterns.
  • Free hot drinks and refreshments 

About NCC Education

NCC Education is a global provider and awarding body of British qualifications. We provide the complete education solution to over 170 Partner Centres, in more than 50 countries across the world. By working in partnership with accredited partner centres and universities, we provide students with affordable qualifications in Business and Computing from foundation through to degree, master's level and beyond.

www.nccedu.com

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