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Ref no:
GCU00997
Published:
22/7/2021
Closes:
12/8/2021
Location:
Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, G4 0BA
Salary:
£33,797 - £39,152 per year
Contract Type:
Permanent
Position Type:
Full Time
Hours:
35 hours per week

This position has expired.

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This is an open-ended opportunity based at GCU Glasgow

Glasgow Caledonian University is a vibrant, multi-cultural and modern university in the centre of Glasgow, and is placed amongst the top 50 universities globally (THE Impact rankings, 2020).  Our welcoming community of 20,000 students, from more than 100 countries, enjoys a wide range of award-winning support services and state of the art facilities across each of our campuses in Glasgow, London and New York.  Our University mission - with its commitment to the Common Good and core values of integrity, creativity, responsibility and confidence - is integral to everything we do.

GCU has a team of Learning Technologists whose role is core to the work of the University, and has been integral this past 12 months, as the University has successfully moved to a temporary offering of online and blended learning delivery.

As GCU works to implement its 2030 Strategic ambitions we are now recruiting for a Learning Technologist to join our Academic Development & Student Learning Dept.  This role will work together with the current Learning Technologists across our Schools and Departments, within a matrix working set up, ensuring that that skills are best utilised across the team.  They will work in collaboration with staff, advising on the best use of technology for teaching and learning; training and upskilling for digital delivery; and developing creative online teaching and learning resources using a range of technologies. 

The successful candidate will have relevant Learning Technologist experience, ideally hold a relevant qualification and will demonstrate strong service delivery experience. The ability to exercise initiative and show a high degree of responsibility is a prerequisite of the role. The Learning Technologist will be an excellent communicator and will be highly organised.

Please refer to ‘Job Attachment’ below for a more detailed summary of the role.  

As the University for the Common Good, we are committed to embedding equality, diversity and inclusion, as well as our values in everything that we do.  As such, we welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates who demonstrate the GCU Values.

Glasgow Caledonian University is committed to a fair and transparent recruitment process that is free from bias so that we can attract and retain a high performing workforce which makes a critical contribution to our success​.

The University holds the prestigious Athena SWAN Silver institution award, which recognises our significant record of activity and achievement in promoting gender equality across different disciplines.

As a Disability Confident 'Committed' employer, we are striving to ensure that our recruitment process is inclusive and accessible to disabled people. Although the Disability Confident 'Committed' level does not guarantee an interview for disabled applicants, we will make reasonable adjustments for disabled applicants during the recruitment process.

The University also holds the Carer Positive ‘Engaged’ employer award, which recognises our commitment to supporting staff with caring responsibilities.

Glasgow Caledonian University are committed signatories to the Armed Forces Covenant

The University offers a range of benefits including opportunities for professional development, family friendly policies, cycle to work scheme and onsite childcare facilities.

Please note that the appointment will be made on the first point of the salary scale (unless by exception).

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