Online Learning and Design Advisor
Vancouver Coastal Health
Vancouver, BC
Work Site: Vancouver General Hospital
Status: Regular Full Time
Reference#: 113867-ale

JOB SUMMARY:
Reporting to the Manager, Learning Technologies, you will be responsible for planning, designing, developing, implementing and evaluating education programs and training modules using educational theory and a variety of learning modalities. Working in a team environment of learning technology advisors, learning materials designers, as well key stakeholders throughout VCH, you'll assess, design, develop, test and implement quality online and blended learning courses. In this role, you will be responsible for editing educational materials and providing consultation on educational content for an online/e-learning environment.

You will support strategic planning initiatives through needs analysis, performance analysis, competency assessment, problem solving, change management, education and training, group facilitation and project management.

In collaboration with other team members. you'll promote and advance the development of online learning at Vancouver Coastal Health, as well as refine, utilize and enhance learning management programming and systems to better achieve department goals and objectives.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERTISE:
Qualifications:
Master’s Degree in a related field (education, distance education, instructional design, Health Administration) plus five (5) years of recent, related experience in instructional design and people development or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Affiliation with an appropriate professional association is desirable.

Expertise:
Applies comprehensive knowledge and skill in educational theory, research, technology and related best practices as well as an understanding of health care disciplines and networking abilities to support and enhance educational practices.
Uses superior group facilitation, team building, negotiating, conflict resolution skills and an interactive teaching style to engage learners with a variety of different learning styles and facilitate critical thinking and problem resolution.
Fosters creativity and innovation in strategic planning involving learning and development and in the development of teaching and learning strategies.
Multi-media development skills Articulate Storyline, Captivate, and rapid development software. Video and photography experience would be nice to have Proficient with Articulate Storyline.
Experience working with a Learning Management System (LMS) preferably Moodle.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Proficient with Microsoft Office.
Proven ability to develop engaging and effective training programs.
Instructional design experience.
End-to-end course development experience.
Displays comprehensive knowledge of project management principles and methodologies and ability to effectively manage multiple projects.
Applies superior written communication abilities and proficient computer skills in the design and composition of creative high quality, interactive learning materials.
Superior process design applied in the design and development of learning and development initiatives.
Physical ability to perform the duties of the position.

Please note:
Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.

***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the https://my.vch.ca/working-here/job-postings site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.***

Thank you for your interest in Vancouver Coastal Health.