#150965

Senior Learning Designer

Location:
Melbourne CBD, Australia
Posted By:
Johanna Kehoe
Date:
14/08/2019

Job Description:

Our Client creates learning solutions that use technology, pedagogy and content to enrich student engagement in the School, Higher Education / Vocational and Professional educational sectors in Australia and New Zealand. They are passionate about learning, innovation and engagement.

This Client sets the bar higher to achieve the best possible outcomes for our customers by putting learning first. They embrace diverse thoughts and backgrounds and challenge themselves and others to continuously improve. They seek to employ the best people to deliver inspiring, innovative and sustainable educational solutions for our customers.

Our Client wishes to appoint a highly motivated Senior Learning Designer to work on our client's product. Based in the Melbourne head office, you will be reporting to the Head of Production, and will lead the learning science approach across School and Higher Education / Vocational products.

This position is an exciting opportunity for an exceptional individual to drive evidence-based, innovative, learner centric products that improve the learning outcomes and engagement experience of students and teachers.

Responsibilities:

  • Analysis and design of the content strategy within the product to match the subject / discipline and course curricula

  • Test ideas in the market based on these hypotheses, examining data, and iterating

  • Craft a detailed learning design plan for product(s) within subject/discipline

  • Utilise the Company's Principles for Quality Learning Design

  • Develop new learning solutions that focus on improving student and teacher experiences and

    learning quality

  • Act as the advocate for student learning to ensure continuous improvement of products and learner

    outcomes

    Attributes:

  • Proven experience in developing customer focused resources for teaching and learning that meet needs and challenges, and translating those to product and the value story for the learner

  • Exceptional knowledge and understanding of learning methodologies and how to build a content strategy plan

  • Experience in collaborating with cross functional groups to help execute on product vision and strategy

  • Proven ability to balance experience and learner knowledge with data-driven insights to make

    impactful decisions

  • Experience in measuring and evaluating learning experiences, capturing and analysing metrics

  • A willingness to re-purpose content, test and iterate ideas in the market, to meet the changing needs of

    learners

  • An ability to collaborate and work co-operatively with all in-house departments demonstrating mutual

    respect

  • Extraordinary problem-solving skills; questioning the status quo and taking calculated risks to meet

    customers’ needs

         Benefits:

  • Values-lived company culture of respect, honesty and integrity 
  • Fantastic location 
  • Fun working environment 
  • Team events such as trivia nights, art gallery visits and team lunches 
  • Charity involvement and support for charity fund-raising initiatives 

Appropriate tertiary qualifications in Maths or Science is an advantage. The salary package offered will be commensurate with skills and experience. A detailed job description is available on our website for interested candidates. This position requires a Working with Children check.

We look forward to hearing from you!