Educational Technologist

open until filled
Medical Sciences
University of Cambridge
Cambridge, United Kingdom
£29,799-£38,833 GBP

Applications are invited for the post of Educational Technologist, within the Undergraduate Section of the Education Division of the Office of the School of Clinical Medicine. The post is based at the Clinical School, on the Cambridge Biomedical Campus.

This is an exciting opportunity to work with the Senior Educational Technologist and the Education Technology team to oversee the eLearning provision within the Clinical School and to help the Senior Education Technologist to manage the Education Technology team to support that aim. This post will also provide cover for the Senior Educational Technologist in the running of the Education Technology team, as well as attending and reporting to committee meetings when the Senior Educational Technologist is unavailable.

The successful candidate should have a degree, experience managing a small team and strong customer service skills. They should also have experience managing and administering a Virtual Learning Environment (preferably Moodle) and working with other Educational Technologies (such as ePortfolios and Virtual Classrooms). They should also have a good understanding of learning styles and pedagogical processes.

They will have an ability to communicate clearly and effectively with staff and students throughout the University and within the NHS (both locally and regionally), working with a wide range of professions and personalities. They will also need to be able to work effectively on their own as well as leading a small team. They will be able to rapidly assimilate new information and knowledge, and to become proficient users of specialty or in-house IT systems as well as reporting to the Clinical School management teams, where required.

To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' button below. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 13th May 2018. If you have any questions about this vacancy or the application process, please contact William Mair at

Please ensure that you upload a covering letter and CV in the Upload section of the online application. The covering letter should outline how you match the criteria for the post and why you are applying for this role. If you upload any additional documents which have not been requested, we will not be able to consider these as part of your application.

Please include details of your referees, including e-mail address and phone number, one of which must be your most recent line manager.

Please quote reference RA15298 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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