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Federation University Australia is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity and inclusion.

As part of this, our employment practices include the provision of reasonable adjustments/flexible working arrangements as required, particularly for staff with disability or carer responsibilities.

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Learning Content Developer

Job no: 851693
Campus: SMB Campus
Categories: Professional/General
School/Area: Federation TAFE

  • Federation TAFE – Ballarat Campus
  • Full-time, continuing appointment
  • HEW 5 - $71,415 p.a. plus up to 17% superannuation

About the role

Federation TAFE is home to vocational education and training delivered by Federation University Australia and offers a broad range of quality education and training programs, reflecting state and national priorities that address the training needs of individuals and industry.

The Learning Content Developer will work on projects to, design, develop and evaluate digital learning resources and student experiences improving the online delivery of Federation TAFE qualifications and accredited courses and supporting the transition towards enhancing teaching and curriculum design practices. You will also contribute to increasing the capability of teaching staff in the appropriate use of technologies and supporting the transition towards enhancing teaching and curriculum design practices.

You will:

  • design and implement high quality interactive educational resources, enabling technologies in line with adult learning principles, practices and strategies;
  • ensure digital learning assets developed are consistent with University’s requirements;
  • contribute to showcasing and sharing examples of good practice in educational resource design and student learning experience;
  • coordinate, create and maintain guides and training materials to support staff.

About Federation University

At Federation University, we are driven to make a real difference to the lives of every student, and to the communities we serve.

Across our University and TAFE campuses in Ballarat, Berwick, Brisbane, Gippsland, and the Wimmera, we deliver world-class education and facilities. With the largest network of campuses across Victoria, as well as a growing Brisbane base, we are uniquely positioned to provide pathways from vocational education and skills training at Federation TAFE through to higher education.

Federation University’s Strategic Plan 2021-2025 outlines our ambition to be Australia’s leading regional university. Our University and TAFE provide integrated lifelong learning, skills, and impactful research enabling people and communities to prosper locally, regionally, and globally.

We are the number one ranked university in Australia for First Generation Student Enrolments (Good Universities Guide 2022). Along with top rankings in Victoria around student support, social equity, skills and employment.

About you

You will have a demonstrated understanding of contemporary education design principles and pedagogies relevant to blended, digital and online learning in addition to demonstrated experience in designing learning resources and assessments.  You will also have excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills and an ability to relate to students and other University staff.

You will possess:

  • understanding of ASQA standards, AQF, training packages, and HESG requirements is desirable;
  • the ability to work independently and as part of a team on agreed goals and priorities,
  • the ability to assess priorities, exercise discretionary judgment and negotiate for positive outcomes; and
  • knowledge and understanding of the needs of a diverse ranges of student.

All University positions delivering education and/or services to children must hold a valid Working With Children Check (WWCC). Please refer to the position description for WWCC requirements.

How to apply

Please apply by Sunday, 2 October 2022.

Applicants are required to submit a resume and suitability statement not to exceed two-pages.

To view the position description, please click here: 851693 (1).pdf

If you are experiencing technical difficulties with your application, please email the Recruitment team or phone 03 5327 9756.  Our position descriptions also list a contact person for job specific enquiries.

A workplace for remarkable people

For 150 years we have been reaching out to new communities, steadily building a generation of independent thinkers united in the knowledge that they are greater together.

We are committed to attracting, retaining and developing the best talent in the regions in which we operate. From our academic and research staff to those working in student experience, we are all part of a collaborative culture that inspires the highest levels of excellence, innovation, integrity and respect. We are proud of our SAGE Athena SWAN Bronze accreditation in 2019 for recognising our commitment to advancing the careers of women, trans and gender diverse individuals in STEM disciplines in higher education and research.

At Federation University Australia we value diversity, embrace difference and nurture a connected, safe and respectful community. We strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people of all cultures, abilities, sexualities and genders. Should you require additional support please email Organisational Development and Diversity.

Find out more about our Aboriginal and Torres Islander Employment Strategy. For support or queries relating to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander employment please email Organisational Development and Diversity.

What we offer

We foster a positive culture shaped by our values of inclusion, innovation, excellence, empowerment and collaboration as outlined in Federation’s Living Values Charter.

You will be able to take advantage of our UniSports Health and Fitness Centre in Mt Helenhttps://uqsport.com.au/, in addition to benefits such as purchased leave, annualised hours, flexible work options, salary sacrificing options, on-campus childcare (Mt Helen and Gippsland), discounted private health insurance, affordable parking, wellness programs, professional development programs and many other benefits. For further information visit our LinkedIn Life page or our leave and work-life balance webpage.

For more information on a career with us, please visit our website or let our staff tell you more.

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