Posted: Saturday, February 18, 2017 3:38 PM
Would you like to work for one of the most progressive companies in the career education industry? Are you excited about giving committed students the skills they need to be successful? Summary: Applies instructional design processes and techniques to classroom and online curriculum and course development. Also, provides leadership and expertise in the supervision of contracted instructional designers. Produces curriculum and courses for ECA schools. Knowledgeable of and keeps current with the literature related to curriculum trends and best practices for online education and actively participates in the continuous research and application of innovative practices in instructional design. Reports To: Curriculum Manager Duties and Responsibilities: Apply the appropriate learning theory, instructional theory, and/or applications of media to curriculum and course development. Apply a systematic instructional design and development model in real world online settings. Design usability studies and needs assessments to support ongoing development and improvement of product. Identify areas of weakness in courses and employ strategies for improvement. Take appropriate steps to address any problems noted through revision and re-development. Develop curriculum, courses, assessments and instructional media as needed in the creation and improvement of ECA curricula. Coordinate, with the project manager, internal and external instructional design resources to develop consistent, high quality course products. Evaluate the content performance of instructional design contractors. Ensure that course design is modeled after best practices and is reflective of input from all appropriate levels of personnel involved with course development and implementation. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required: Ability to make a significant contribution to complex projects involving writing, design, and technology in an educational environment. Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community. A track record of delivering successful results. Strong ability to effectively utilize technology Minimum Job Requirements: Generally requires a BS/BA degree in education or information instructional design/ technology. Minimum 4 years of work experience in instructional design in either educational or corporate training environment. Professional certification is required in some areas. If this position fits you then please apply and join us as we transform lives!
• Location: Birmingham
• Post ID: 17656784 birmingham