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Learning Designer

Join our Learning Services team in designing transformative learning experiences.

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Permanent, Full-time

Reports to

Head of Learning Services

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The Learning Services Team plays a key role in supporting our partner institutions in the creation of engaging high-quality learning experiences that are innovative and socially constructive.

Our Learning Designers work across a range of projects - from tasters, continuing professional development, micro-credentials, vocational units, right through to full post-graduate qualifications. They also assist in building the capacity of educators and support the transition to learner-centric and authentic learning experiences and outcomes.

Key accountabilities include:

  • Apply evidenced-based innovative approaches to course design for blended and fully online delivery.
  • Consistently design and create courses that strongly reflect the OpenLearning philosophy.
  • Proactively engage in the scoping of solutions for new and existing partners.
  • Effectively manage project outcomes, timeframes, and partner relationships.
  • Contribute to the evaluation of projects and course learning designs.

What is OpenLearning?

OpenLearning is an online learning platform that goes beyond content delivery to focus on community, connectedness, and learner engagement motivate your learners.