Learning Technologist ( Krugersdorp Campus )

BACKGROUND: The successful incumbent will provide learning technology service and support to Academic Staff, Academic Administrative Staff and Students, onallaspects of Academic technology and integration.- - - - - - - - - - - - - -KEY ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:Provide learning technology support according to agreed and measured service standardsOngoing Lecturer support and advice inallaspects and modalities of learning technology, ensuringallmodules are complete with required informationProvide Canvas support to Administrative Staff, and webinar/guest speaker/live session support as requiredLearning technology design and development, aligned to agreed and measured service standards and up-to-date knowledge and evaluation of learning technology developments. This includes building and populating existing and new Canvas blueprints and templates, the upload and roll-over of course content, HTML workarounds, and preparation & upload of teaching snippets/videosInvestigate and report on new applications and functionalityEvaluate and select learning technology software & hardware, and usage recommendationsTrack, monitor and take appropriate action on Canvas release updates, changes and improvementsPlan and provide Staff training onallrelevant learning modalitiesDevelop and maintain how-to guides for Staff and StudentsMINIMUM REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS:Post-graduate qualification in Instructional Technology / Educational Technology, or related fieldMinimum 3 years experience utilising a Learning Management System (LMS) and web development (front and back end)Experience conducting application research and evaluationPrevious experience teaching Higher Education courses, and prior Canvas experience would be advantageousPedagogical, HTML/CSS and Javascript knowledgeAbility to convert training documented on paper to an LMSIT, Design Software, Canvas and MS Office knowledgeKEY ATTRIBUTES:Communication (verbal & written), collaboration, and interpersonal skillsCustomer service orientationMethodical and able to work to design timelines and under pressureAnalytical, accurate and quality focusedAligned to STADIO values and passionate about educationTrouble-shooting abilitiesDeadline driven
Johannesburg, GT, ZA