Digital Learning Advisor

Activate Learning
Reading,United Kingdom
£30,000 - £35,000 Per Year
24 Nov 2022 09:16
14 Dec 2022 23:59
Further Education
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Digital Learning Advisor

Who we are:

Activate Learning is a pioneering education group with a global reach, committed to transforming lives through our approach to learning.

We see our employees as individuals, empowering them to make the right choices for their ambitions and careers. We value our people as vital to our continued success and aspire to a diverse, open and inclusive environment that provides the motivation for everyone to pursue their career goals and flourish.

When you work for Activate Learning, you’re working for an organisation that provides you with the advantages of a large employer, a trusted partner in your career development, and a transformational way of working whilst also investing in building a community environment for everyone.

Together, we will bring out the best version of yourself.

About the role:

The Group Digital Learning Advisor will liaise with faculty partners to translate traditional curriculum design into engaging, interactive online learner journeys using instructional design methodologies to prepare online content to supply the production with a pipeline of development work, whilst identifying opportunities to embed technology in the classroom.

You will be responsible for introducing, supporting, and training mixed reality technologies by working closely with curriculum colleagues to enhance the learner experience. This will include running staff training events which involves the development of activities to support staff with the embedding of digital skills, and technology into curriculum planning.

You will ensure quality and standards of service provide business continuity in meeting the needs of the Group and support the day-to-day operations of the college learning environments (Libraries), providing support to staff and students as required to ensure a high level of customer service at all times.

What do you need to be successful in this role?

We are looking for candidates with an awareness of online learning and a high degree of instructional design is essential. You will need to have experience designing engaging, interactive online learner journeys for delivery via a learning management system. The successful candidate will have the enthusiasm to introduce, support and train mixed reality technologies as well as provide generalist training on our learning management system.

We are looking for a high degree of customer service experience to underpin the relationship with colleagues in faculty.

This is a permanent, full time role with the potential to earn up to £31,276 per annum depending on qualifications and experience. This position will be assigned to a base location with opportunities of working from home and may require travel to other sites.

Why work with the Activate Learning Group?

Here are some of our benefits:

  • Enrolment into generous pensions schemes
  • Generous annual leave entitlement
  • Excellent on-site facilities including free onsite parking, refectory facilities, Hair and Beauty salons
  • An extensive Learning and Development programme with a range of CPD opportunities
  • Access to qualified coaches for all staff
  • Leadership and Management development programmes
  • Flexible working opportunities, where appropriate
  • A comprehensive wellbeing programme including access to the Fika and Everymind app
  • Mental Health support including access to Mental Health First Aiders
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Employee resource groups
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Refer a friend vacancy incentive
  • Access to student discount programmes

Applications are reviewed and shortlisted on a rolling basis, and we reserve the right to interview, appoint and close adverts early due to the volume of applications we receive.

We therefore encourage you to apply at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment as once we have closed a vacancy you will be unable to submit your application form.

Activate Learning is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all its staff to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to undergo a DBS check at the appropriate level.

Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK as we do not sponsor work permits and work permits from other organisations are unacceptable as proof of right to work in the UK.

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.

Activate Learning are committed to employing people with disabilities and will ensure our recruitment process is inclusive and accessible. If you require any reasonable adjustments either at application or interview stage please contact the talent team directly.

If an agency submits an unsolicited CV to any partner or employee of our company, you should be aware that they have no authority to enter into an arrangement with you. Should we require recruitment agency involvement, we will contact the agencies on our preferred suppliers list, and we would ask that you respect the relationships we have already built with these suppliers.