Learning Designer

Heriot-Watt University - Edinburgh Business School

The learning designer will be a key part of a new team that will deliver on EBS’s strategic vision for online learning. The successful candidate will use their creativity and pedagogical expertise to support and advise faculty members in the design and construction of new online courses, as well as contributing to the development of specific assets such as videos and podcasts. Reporting to the programme development project manager, the learning designer will use initiative and innovation to help shape the student experience at EBS over the short, medium and long term.

The successful candidate will be creative and passionate about digital education, and have outstanding communication and technical skills. This is an exciting opportunity to make a lasting contribution to an innovative, sector-leading approach to online learning.

This role does not meet the minimum requirements set by UKVI to enable sponsorship of migrant workers. Therefore we cannot progress applications from candidates who require sponsorship to work in the UK. For further information on this please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website: https://www.gov.uk/browse/visas-immigration/work-visas


An undergraduate degree, ideally in education or a related field. A postgraduate qualification in digital education or learning design would be desirable.

Applications are particularly welcome from women and black and ethnic minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts at Heriot-Watt.

For application details please go to: www.hw.ac.uk/apply-jobs.

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