Job no: 0053143 Location: Parkville Role type: Full time; Fixed-term to June 2024 Department/School: Melbourne Graduate School of Education Salary: UOM 7 – $98,402 – $106,519 p.a. plus 17% super
About the Melbourne School of Education https: // education.unimelb.edu.au/
The Melbourne Graduate School of Education (MGSE) fosters staff productivity, growth and engagement in a collective effort to enrich the contribution that education makes to society. We conduct research and teaching that leads to the transformation of education practice both within and beyond the profession. MGSE stimulates learning that enriches the potential of students from around the world, enabling meaningful careers and profound contributions to communities. We provide research leadership, setting the direction for high-impact, innovative and responsive research that addresses the pressing issues of our time. We lead purposeful engagement with society, sharing our resources and expertise as part of collaborative efforts to build a resilient, equitable and sustainable future.
About the Role The Learning/Educational Designer will provide expertise, knowledge and skills in relation to the design, development, adoption and delivery to teaching and learning in the MGSE using a range of contemporary technologies in online learning environments.
Under the broad direction of the Director of Digital Engagement at MGSE the Learning/Educational Designer will play a substantive role in advancing the effective use of innovative and engaging learning approaches. The position will use sound instructional principles and methodologies oriented to best practice learning and teaching pedagogies and will be guided by the University's eLearning Strategy.
The incumbent will use their understanding of emerging technologies to contribute ideas and objects that realise subject and course-level learning designs as innovative, engaging and student-focused course content. The role involves providing a broad range of expert advice, professional learning and resources to enable staff to engage with and embed educational and digital technologies in programs and courses.
The Learning Educational Designer will work as a member of a team to ensure that the MGSE is building capacities of staff and students as outlined in the MGSE Digital Strategy. The Learning/Educational Designer will work closely with disciplinary experts to provide pedagogical advice and support on the design and development of high quality, innovative, technology-enabled programs within the MGSE.
In a typical week at work, you may:
About You Confident communicator with high-level organisational and project management skills, including the ability to prioritise workload, work well under pressure to plan, implement, execute and evaluate new initiatives by working independently and also collaboratively as part of a team.
Ideally, you will further have:
To ensure the University continues to provide a safe environment for everyone, this position requires the incumbent to hold a current and valid Working with Children Check.
Please note: To be considered for this role you must have current valid work rights for Australia.
About the University The University of Melbourne is consistently ranked amongst the leading universities in the world. We are proud of our people, our commitment to research and teaching excellence, and our global engagement.
Benefits of Working with Us In addition to having the opportunity to grow and be challenged, and to be part of a vibrant campus life, our people enjoy a range of rewarding benefits:
To find out more, please visit https: // about.unimelb.edu.au/careers/staff- benefits.
Be Yourself At UoM, we value the unique backgrounds, experiences and contributions that each person brings to our community, and we encourage and celebrate diversity. Indigenous Australians, those identifying as LGBTQIA+, females, people of all ages and culturally diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply for our roles. Our aim is to create a workforce that reflects the community in which we live.
If you feel this role is right for you, please submit your application including a brief cover letter, your resume and your responses against the selection criteria (found in the Position Description) for the role.
For information to help you with compiling short statements to answer the selection criteria and competencies, please go to https:// about.unimelb.edu.au/careers/selection-criteria
Should you require any reasonable adjustments with the recruitment process, please contact the Talent Acquisition team at [email protected]
Advertised: 23 Nov 2022 12:05 AM AUS Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: 07 Dec 2022 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time