Senior Learning Designer

at University of Melbourne

  • Join Australia's number 1 University
  • Career opportunities, professional development, work-life balance.
  • Use your expertise and innovative thinking to have an impact.

Who says you can't change the world? We expect to do nothing less.

Graduate Online Melbourne

Salary: $99,199 - $107,370 p.a. plus 17% superannuation

The University of Melbourne has an outstanding reputation for excellence in teaching and research. This commitment to excellence has seen the University bring together the brightest minds to redefine best practice in online education to deliver unparalleled quality education, 100% online, to students worldwide.

We are seeking an ambitious and talented Senior Learning Designer to join our team.

The Senior Learning Designer will focus on leading the design, development and delivery of innovative solutions for the University's suite of online courses including the Massive Open Online Course's (MOOC) initiative, using a range of contemporary technologies, online platforms and collaborative learning environments. As the successful applicant, you will use sound instructional principles and methodologies oriented to best practice learning and teaching pedagogies, and will be guided by the University's Digital Learning Strategy.

You will have extensive experience in the practice of learning design for online education, with an established and intellectual understanding of pedagogy in an online learning context and a background in the development of frameworks for efficient and effective learning design. You will also guide and mentor Learning Designers.

If you can demonstrate your expertise in these areas, you are encouraged to apply for the position and join a team of highly talented and motivated staff.

Benefits

  • Maximise your benefits through our Salary Packaging scheme
  • Flexible family friendly policies, providing generous leave and working conditions
  • The opportunity to work in a culturally rich environment
  • A substantial discount to eligible staff and their immediate families in undertaking further studies at the University of Melbourne

To find out more, go to our website.

Culture

The University is a vibrant campus. We have well established clubs and networks giving the opportunity to engage and collaborate with other staff around the University. We strive to create an environment where staff and students promote culturally inclusive behaviour and activities, ensure cultural differences are heard and explored, and actively seek to learn from other cultures.

The University of Melbourne is the Number 1 University in Australia and among the leading Universities in the world, according to The Times Higher Education world reputational ranking, the National Taiwan University ranking, The Times Higher Education world university ranking and Shanghai Jiao Tong Academic Ranking of World Universities.

Close date: 4 June 2017

Position Description and Selection Criteria: Download File 0043286.pdf

For information to assist you with compiling short statements to answer the selection criteria, please go to our website.

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