Senior Educational Technologist (Project Lead)

City, University of London - Professional Services - Learning Enhancement and Development

City, University of London is a global university committed to academic excellence with a focus on business and the professions and an enviable central London location.

City attracts around 19,500 students (35% postgraduate level) from more than 150 countries and staff from over 75 countries.

In the last REF, City doubled the proportion of its total academic staff producing world-leading or internationally excellent research.

Led by President, Professor Sir Paul Curran, City has made significant investments in its academic staff, its estate and its infrastructure and continues to work towards realising its vision of being a leading global university: it has recently agreed a new Vision & Strategy 2026.

City seeks to recruit a Senior Educational Technologist (Project Lead) as part of Learning Enhancement and Development (LEaD). LEaD is a multiskilled service that supports, develops, and influences education at City, University of London. We contribute to educational strategy; run a Masters in Academic Practice; work with staff to further develop their pedagogic practices; help implement and develop educational technologies and learning spaces; and support students in need of learning support or counselling.

The Senior Educational Technologist (Project Lead) has a strategic emphasis in representing LEaD and managing cross-institutional projects, by working as part of a collaborative team with stakeholders from Professional Services, Schools and external parties. Responsibilities range from stakeholder consultations, developing business cases, managing project teams, designing evaluation and disseminating outcomes. Project Leads work closely with other members of the Educational Technology team to provide guidance and oversee the all of the team's projects (both school and operational).

Person Specification
The successful candidate will be an experienced Educational Technologist with proven project management expertise, ideally in a Higher Education environment. They will have experience of working with staff to implement educational technologies and practices in order to enhance and develop the educational experience of students. They will have a collaborative approach, excellent communication and organisation skills, be familiar with the complexities of supporting and promoting change, and be able to work flexibly in a complex working environment.

Additional Information
City offers a sector-leading salary, pension scheme and benefits including a comprehensive package of staff training and development.

Closing date for applications: 11.59pm on 21 December 2017.

Actively working to promote equal opportunity and diversity.

Academic excellence for business and the professions.

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