Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Learning and Development Supervisor for the The Institute for Families (IFF) within the Rutgers School of Social Work. This position reports to Manager, Learning & Development.The Learning & Development Supervisor is responsible for overseeing new curriculum design or development for both classroom and eLearning instruction, and designing or developing content for job aids, informational documentation, and marketing collateral.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Manages a professional staff of instructional designers and provides work direction to consultants and/or student assistants assigned to provide curriculum and administrative support.
Ensures adherence to identified instructional design processes and templates, building and supporting strong relationships with subject matter experts and stakeholders.
Improves the quality of the learning experience through data analysis, action mapping, and innovation in learning products.
Minimum Education and Experience:
A minimum of five (5) years experience working within programs that provide education to adult learners.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Possess exceptional organizational and communication skills, advanced computer literacy, and the ability to work collaboratively and professionally within a fast-paced team.
Strong manager of people, effective communicator, efficient project manager, and have a solid understanding of instructional technology methods and tools.
Ability to be detail oriented while independently managing and prioritizing multiple tasks and assignments.
Significant experience in design of educational products for adult learners.
Experience designing for innovation and technology in classroom and eLearning platforms.
Proficiency in one or more eLearning authoring tools—preferably Articulate Storyline.
Ability to design or develop learning objects that are compatible with specifications of learning management systems (e.g., Canvas and Moodle).
Comfortable exploring and using additional instructional technology programs and apps. Use of personal vehicle in order to travel for business demands; a valid driver's license would be required for this position.
Experience on a large-scale workforce development project is highly desired.
Experience working with human service professionals and multiple organizational partners and stakeholders is desired.
This position requires the regular use of a computer and expertise with the following software: Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Outlook, and Teams.
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
General office environment including light lifting and document preparation.
Travel to program sites and State offices throughout New Jersey is required.
Clean Driving Record
Posting Number: 20ST1422
Location: Rutgers University - New Brunswick
Internal Number: 117667
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.