Instructional Designer - Education and Training

09 Apr 2021
07 May 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
KM Recruitment is a specialist UK wide recruiter for the Skills and Employability sectors.

Job Title: Instructional Designer - Education and Training

Location: Home/Field and centre based - with travel for client visits and other company centres, meetings or events in the UK as required (may involve overnights stays)

Salary/Package: Circa GBP35,000 + Excellent Benefits Package comprising of a generous holiday entitlement, contributory pension scheme, various employee perks, insurances + more!

Type: 35 hours Monday to Friday, Permanent

The role requires flexibility with some out of hours work which does also include weekends

Essential Criteria for all candidates:

Proven experience as an instructional designer / designer of learning or curriculum development

Experience of working with Articulate, Moodle and Storyline

Excellent project management skills

Experience of design and development of sophisticated products across various environments

Must hold own experience of assessment strategy and development

Excellent ability to understand others and comprehend technical topics and information

Able to nurture and develop others around you

Proven experience in managing priorities and working to set timescales

Experience of applying learning principles

Knowledge of UK regulatory requirements and awarding body landscape

Good computer skills and digital I.T working experience

To hold an understanding of the technical language used

Duties include:

Working to an agreed product brief and specification; the Instructional Designer will ensure all products (training programmes) are developed within budget and timescale.

Working collaboratively, you will be responsible for the creation of leading products

Providing guidance throughout the design process, ensuring specifications meet product brief and are mapped against membership, SFIA and standards criteria whilst also providing measurable outcomes.

Carry out and take part in design planning meetings to support in the design and development against standard process, whilst also seeking out solutions to development issues within the build allocated timescale and agreed budget

Ensure quality is maintained and version control follows development process

Gain feedback on your work by managing the quality assurance and review processes

Keeping in line with product brief; develop and prepare syllabus, learning objectives, assessment guides and associated material

Ensure content developed is in line with methodology

Able to quickly coordinate and write content gathered from subject matter experts and other relevant sources

Train and coach subject matter experts as required

Gain an excellent understanding of the organisations product and standards landscape whilst maintaining a continuous knowledge of the product portfolio

Working flexibly to continuously identify areas for improvement

Use various applications to maintain track of projects, ensuring timescales and budgets are being met at all times

Ensure all internal processes and policies and regulatory and legal processes are met and implemented

Maintain awareness across the market for new technologies and trends to ensure the best experience is offered

Use an online platform as required to manage and upload content

Please note:

KM Recruitment receive a high number of applications for each role advertised and although we would like to we are not always able to deliver feedback to unsuccessful candidates. If you have not been contacted within 4 days then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful. Thank you for your interest and keep an eye on our website for future opportunities