Capital Region - Online Instructional Developer
Location: Greenbelt, MD/Virginia Extension in Springfield, VA
Reports to: Director of Online Education
Our Academic Affairs Department is seeking an Online Instructional Developer for the purpose of facilitating the design and development of online instructional materials in cooperation with online education staff and faculty as well as faculty and staff of the iLEAD Center Capital Region, Capital Bible Seminary. This position reports to the Director of Online Education.
Candidates must meet the following minimum requirements:
- Bachelors Degree required; Master’s degree desired.
- Academic degree(s) in instructional design, educational technology, adult education or a related discipline.
- 5 years of practical training or teaching experience working with adult learners.
- Experience in web-based course development or instructional technology.
- Experience in computer graphics, video and audio preferred.
Candidates will need to possess the following skills:
- Skilled in the use of a computer for course design including course management software.
- Ability to transform complex information into professionally produced effective instruction.
- Ability to express instructional content using graphical, video and audio techniques.
- Knowledge or familiarity with visual display design principles.
- Skills in teaching, writing and lesson development.
- Ability to prioritize, schedule and meet deadlines.
- Ability to work independently and with teams.
- Possess strong interpersonal and organizational skills.
- Desire to continuously learn new features of development tools and software.
- Evidence of “goal-oriented” performance.
- High attention to detail.
Essential Duties, Responsibilities, and Functions:
- Design and develop online courses in cooperation with faculty members using a systematic instructional design.
- Pioneer practical and innovative educational approaches in online course development.
- Identify instructional design challenges and work with faculty to implement solutions.
- Assist in planning and delivery of faculty training.
- Provide on the job training and work with student instructional design and production assistants.
- Create and implement learning templates for use by faculty in course development.
- Provide technical support with online learning platforms for students and faculty.
- Provide information to faculty regarding policies and procedures for online course development.
- Assist in the use of course management software for faculty in the classroom.
- In collaboration with faculty, proofread and edit online course materials for quality, readability, consistency and effectiveness of instruction.
- Develop assessment tools and assist in the assessment and revision of online courses as needed.
- Keep abreast of current training technologies and software.
- Attend staff meetings both virtually and at the main campus.
Interested and qualified candidates should submit the following: cover letter; resume; and spiritual testimony to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lancaster Bible College is committed to treating others equally without regard to race, color, national origin, gender (except where gender is a bona fide occupational qualification), age, disability, or veteran status.