E-learning and Digital Content Coordinator - Roxbury Community College
Roxbury Community College
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Internal Number: 166210
Location: Boston, MA Category: Full Time Staff Posted On: Wed Aug 16 2023 Job Description:
Title: E-learning and Digital Content Coordinator
Unit: MCCC Day (CLASSIFICATION TITLE & GRADE: COORDINATOR OF ACADEMIC COMPUTING, Grade 6)
Department: Academic Technology
Reports To: Director of Instructional design and Digital Learning
Date: September, 2023
The E-learning and Digital Content Coordinator is a full time benefited position that supports faculty in teaching online, blended, and face-to face courses and programs throughout the College. Under the direction of the Director of Instructional design and Digital Learning, the E-learning and Digital Content Coordinator provides expert pedagogical and technical guidance in the design/redesign and delivery of online and web-enhanced courses by introducing and applying best practices in eLearning pedagogies, researching and employing new tools and technologies to aid teaching and learning and providing training and resources for instructors and students.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Design and develop engaging instructional materials, including e-learning courses, videos, job aids, and other multimedia assets.
Apply adult learning theory, and best practices to create effective and interactive learning experiences.
Use authoring tools and multimedia software to develop and edit content.
Maintain and update training materials to ensure accuracy and relevance.
Conduct regular LMS audits to track and measure learning across the College.
Guide faculty through the design and development process including writing learning objectives and course outlines, script development, assessment and assignment creation.
Develops and manages process for testing and security of new features, tools, and LTIs that integrate into the LMS - including managing requisitions, facilitating and educating vendors, security of LTIs, communication of new features, and accessibility testing/evaluation.
Establish and maintain relationships with our 24/7 Canvas support, academic technology vendors, associated departments, and the academic technology team.
Provides help resources and support for students, faculty, and staff including documentation, tier 2 support, and technical training and consultation.
Research and evaluate new pedagogies in eLearning; to adapt new practices that would facilitate the improvement of existing online courses and programs.
Participate in the adoption of new platform and learning tools functionality. Provide support in the testing and assessment of new technology solutions.
Assist with supporting eLearning initiative and implement technical and pedagogical training for faculty and staff; deliver workshops and webinars on technology best practices; develop and support self-paced training modules using badges and competencies for effective use of technology used at RCC.
Bachelor's degree in Educational Technology, Instructional Technology/ instructional Design or closely related field; with five (5) years' experience and/or training that includes Educational Technology, academic computing or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
Experience with Learning Management Systems is required. Knowledge and application of skills in instructional design theory, principles, and practices is required.
Ability to demonstrate the requisite knowledge and skill using a variety of authoring technology tools and new and emerging technologies, i.e., MS Office, Web 2.0 tools and CSS and HTML.
Demonstrated ability to apply instructional design principles, learning theory, and educational technologies in the design and development of learning experiences.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team; Strong oral and written communication skills; Strong problem-solving skills.
Strong commitment to customer service.
Preferred Qualifications & Experience:
Familiarity with SCORM and other e-learning standards is preferred.
Knowledge of PC hardware, Mac hardware, operating systems, Office 365 Suite (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint), desktop and web publishing software.
Experience working with copyright and intellectual property;
Experience using and supporting accessible technologies; knowledge of online learning regulatory and compliance agency requirements including, ADA, Section 508 compliance, FERPA, and other applicable laws, rules, and regulations related to online learning.
As an employee of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts you are offered a great career opportunity influencing a wide-spectrum of services to the diverse populations we serve. The State's total compensation package features an outstanding set of employee benefits which you should consider towards your overall compensation. Including but not limited to:
ï¿½ Reasonable Health, Dental and Vision Plans
ï¿½ Low cost basic and optional life insurance
ï¿½ Retirement Savings: State Employees' Pension and a Deferred Compensation 457(b) plan
ï¿½ 12 paid holidays per year and competitive Sick, Vacation and Personal Time
All offers of employment at Roxbury Community College are contingent upon clear results of a thorough background check review. Background checks will be conducted on all final candidates and/or all persons who have an employment relationship with RCC, as deemed necessary.
This is a full-time (37.5-hours) MCCC Unit Professional Position, with Full Benefits.
Shift Schedule: Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Roxbury Community College is an urban, public, 2-year College serving a diverse community including people of color, recent immigrants and nontraditional populations. The College mission is to facilitate student success in achieving educational goals through the delivery of high quality transfer and career programs. RCC strives to honor traditional commitments, and to be responsive to new challenges and insights through workforce training, ESOL and community education.