Senior Educational Technologist (Centre for Innovation in Learning) [Office of Teacher Education]

Job Reference: NIE_IN-L_Aug2017
Employer/Agency: National Institute of Education (NIE)
Location: NTU Campus (1 Nanyang Walk)
Experience: 6 to 9 years
Salary/Package: $4k-$6k
Job Sector: Education & Administration; Information Technology
Functional Role: Education & Teaching; Software ( Application & Database ); Software ( Web ); System Admin & IT Support
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The National Institute of Education invites suitable applications for the position of Senior Educational Technologist in the Centre for Innovation in Learning (IN-Learning). We are looking for a talented individual to assist in the management of teaching and learning platforms.


• At least 5 years of experience in developing blended/online learning experiences for adult learners.
• A degree in Multimedia, Computer Science, Information Technology, or equivalent.
• Post-graduate qualification in Educational Technology/ Instructional Design/Education or professional certification in adult learning – DACE/ACTA will be an advantage.
• Good knowledge on learning management system administration, usability and functionality testing methods, as well as course and learner evaluation methodology.
• Knowledge of software evaluation and technical report writing.
• Strong project management skills with experience in all phases of the instructional design process.
• Good interpersonal, communication and presentation skills required.
• Exceptionally meticulous in work details.
• Analytical and possess good creative thinking and problem-solving skills.
• Pro-active team player who can work with minimal supervision.


• Administer and provide end-user support (email/phone call) for NIE’s learning management system (Blackboard) and other adopted e-Learning platforms.
• Work closely with faculty, Learning Designers and other cross functional teams to develop blended learning/e-Learning courses in the learning management system.
• Provide consultancy and support to faculty on the appropriate learning management system tools to be used for teaching and learning.
• Provide end-user training and support in ensuring smooth implementation of the blended learning/e-Learning courses.
• Develop end-user guides for all adopted e-Learning platforms, software and applications.
• Evaluate the pedagogical affordances of the various Blackboard building blocks to enhance the effectiveness of the learning management system.
• Scan for emerging technologies and evaluate the pedagogical affordances.
• Design and deliver educational technology related workshops for faculty, pre-service and in-service teachers.

Only candidates pursuing a career in educational or instructional technology should apply.

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