Department: IT Services
Salary: £47,325 - £52,833 (Grade 6)
Location: Mile End
Date posted: 29-Jul-2021
Closing date: 22-Aug-2021
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
About the Role
The role is focused on delivering advanced digital learning practices for the Faculty of Humanities and social sciences, building on current practice and developing systems in order to enable the 2030 strategy. The role holder will line manage a small team of Digital learning advisors to ensure strategic oversight for the Faculty digital learning provision.
The successful candidate will have a professional or postgraduate qualification in a relevant discipline as well as an undergraduate degree or equivalent experience. They will have experience managing a team of professional specialists, highly developed knowledge of e-learning tools and services in higher education.
About the School/Department/Institute/Project
Situated within IT Services, the E-Learning Unit (ELU) provides strategic oversight of e-learning at QMUL and works to promote, support and develop technology-enhanced learning across the institution. It is responsible for institution-wide e-learning applications such as the online learning environment QMplus (based on Moodle and Mahara), Q-Review lecture capture (based on Echo360), Turnitin for plagiarism detection and Kaltura for media streaming. Focussed on delivery in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS). The Faculty (HSS) offers top quality teaching by internationally recognised experts and comprises of eight schools.
About Queen Mary
At Queen Mary University of London, we believe that a diversity of ideas helps us achieve the previously unthinkable.
Throughout our history, we’ve fostered social justice and improved lives through academic excellence. And we continue to live and breathe this spirit today, not because it’s simply ‘the right thing to do’ but for what it helps us achieve and the intellectual brilliance it delivers.
We continue to embrace diversity of thought and opinion in everything we do, in the belief that when views collide, disciplines interact, and perspectives intersect, truly original thought takes form.
We offer competitive salaries, access to a generous pension scheme, 30 days’ leave per annum (pro-rata for part-time/fixed-term), a season ticket loan scheme, staff networks and access to a comprehensive range of personal and professional development opportunities. In addition, we offer a range of work life balance and family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, and campus facilities including an on-site nursery at the Mile End campus.
The post is based at the Mile Ed Campus in London. It is a full time, permanent appointment/ with an expected start date of September 2021. The starting salary will be Grade 6, in the range of £47,325 - £52,833 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance.
Queen Mary’s commitment to our diverse and inclusive community is embedded in our appointments processes. Reasonable adjustments will be made at each stage of the recruitment process for any candidate with a disability. We are open to considering applications from candidates wishing to work flexibly. We particularly welcome applications from people who identify as Black, Asian or Other Minority Ethnic groups as these groups are underrepresented at this level at Queen Mary.
Informal enquiries should be addressed to Lucie Langley at firstname.lastname@example.org
To apply for the role, please click the ‘apply’ button below.
The closing date for applications is Sunday 22nd August 2021.
Interviews are expected to be held shortly thereafter.
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