Inverness College UHI is a key partner in Scotland’s newest University, the University of the Highlands and Islands. As a tertiary institution, the College delivers the further and higher education provision in this part of Scotland. Inverness College UHI delivers one of the widest ranging curricula in Scotland at all levels from basic vocational skills to university Masters Degrees and Doctorates. Delivery takes advantage of the newest technologies; online, blended and face to face learning. The university is growing, Inverness College UHI is growing, our reputation and commitment to becoming a centre of excellence in learning and teaching is intensifying, and we need highly astute and educated professionals to join us on our journey.

To support our work we are recruiting to the following role:

Learning Technologist

Salary range £25,621 – £29,187
DurationPermanent
Working hours35 Hours
LocationInverness College
Closing DateSunday 24th February 2019

Inverness College has an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and engaging individual to join our small ICT team to be the new go-to person for learning technologies within the college. You will be passionate about all things digital, with an awareness of new and emerging technologies and an ability to work collaboratively with others to support them in finding and using the right digital solutions.

Day-to-day you will provide operational advice and support to teaching staff, from recommending a solution or product through to supporting staff in delivery. You will help to design and produce digital learning materials, maintaining a digital learning toolkit you can share with others. You will be responsible for authoring and maintaining online content, including student induction materials, and for helping students in accessing and using digital technologies.

Working with both teaching staff and students, you will have an energy for building strong relationships with others, from colleagues and students to the wider education sector. You will be based at the new Inverness College UHI campus, working with a suite of state of the art equipment at your disposal such as virtual/ augmented reality; video/ action/ 360 cameras; and audio equipment.

We want you to have an SFFC Level 8 or equivalent qualification, be a strong communicator and have good presentation skills. You will need to be calm and methodical whilst being adaptable to change and new ideas. Your ICT skills should be excellent across a range of digital platforms and technologies.

If you think this dynamic and interesting role is for you, please view the full Job Description, Person Specification and Terms and Conditions below and apply via the Application Form. Good luck!   

 

Interviews will be held W/C 4th March 2019.

If you have any queries about the application process please contact the Human Resources Department on recruitment.ic@uhi.ac.uk or on 01463 273210.