Digital Learning Development Manager

  • Job Reference: WREQ2375
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2020
  • Employer: Weston College
  • Website: https://www.weston.ac.uk/
  • Location: Weston-super-Mare, Somerset
  • Salary: £37,855
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

As the Digital Learning Development Manager, you will be responsible for realising a quality-driven approach to blended and online learning across Weston College Group. You will manage a team of digital learning staff, consulting and working with faculties and subject staff in designing a blended curriculum, embedding digital pedagogies and developing engaging and innovative solutions to digital learning.

 

You will coordinate a variety of instructional design and development activities and projects, including the growth of online courses, digital content creation, innovation projects and working with faculties to design and embed blended approaches. Remaining up to date on digital learning methodologies, including new and emerging approaches to learning and development will be key to the success of the role.

As a key role within curriculum development, you will work closely with the Quality team in the development of blended learning across full-time curriculum closely on bids and external projects related to digital learning and innovation, including work associated with the West of England Institute of Technology.

Being an excellent communicator with good project management skills, you will work collaboratively across Weston College Group at all levels to identify further opportunities for digital enhancement.

This role reports to the Director for Technology, Learning Resources and Skills for Progression.

This is an exciting time to join Weston College. The College is Ofsted 'Outstanding', its Higher Education provision is graded 'Gold' by the Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework (TEF), and Weston College has recently won the Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education, one of only two Further Education colleges in the country to be awarded this prestigious honour. Furthermore, the College is an Investors in People 'Champion' and has been awarded 'Gold' by Investors in People, which demonstrates Weston College's commitment to invest in our staff to improve performance.

Weston College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.