Learning Designer

Victoria Police is a large organisation employing police, public servants and protective services officers. Victoria Police provides support to the community 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year.

At Victoria Police our goal is for our workforce to reflect the diverse community we serve. We continually seek to attract and retain a diverse workforce which includes people of all genders, ages, religions, disability, sexual orientation, family and caring responsibilities and cultures including people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage.
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Department: Victoria Police
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Education and Training
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/20034600
Closing Date: 22-Jan-2018
Salary Range: $81,354 - $92,304
Job Duration: Various
Attachments: C2960.docx (Word, 449KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Peter Wilkins
03 9566 9837 or peter.wilkins@police.vic.gov.au

Position Details

  • VPSG-4 range $81,354 - $92,304 p.a. + super + leave loading
  • One (1) full time, ongoing position available
  • Two (2) full time, fixed term (until 30/06/2021) positions available
  • Working within the Learning Development and Standards Division, People Development Command located at the Victoria Police Academy, Glen Waverley, 3150*

About the role

The Media and Online Leaning Unit is responsible for the design, development and delivery of content via mobile and digital platforms. The unit also implements and supports IT infrastructure, simulators, and other learning technologies in line with the organisations objective to provide equitable training and professional development to all staff throughout the state. This is a busy and collaborative cross-functional unit.

As a Learning Designer at MOLU you will be responsible for the design of eLearning content and online programs forming an integral part of the Recruit and Member Promotional Pathways. You will also actively contribute to the design and development of digital content including eLearning packages, blended learning programs and assessment activities in response to organisational training priorities.

Some of your duties will include:

  • Design training and development content for delivery through a range of technologies including digital and mobile platforms;
  • Translate existing training material into easy to understand scripts and storyboards;
  • Consult with key stakeholders throughout the learning development lifecycle using the Learning and Development (L&D) engagement framework model;
  • Work collaboratively with the team to deliver the units strategic objectives;
  • Identify industry trends and innovative training methodologies;
  • Review training evaluations and conduct client feedback to enable continuous improvement relating to the functionality of existing delivery platforms and the content;
  • Prepare high quality and comprehensive briefs, written reports and correspondence articulating trends, opportunities and risks associated with a planned course of action;
  • Ensure training material complies with relevant quality standards.

As the successful applicant you will have:

  • Demonstrated experience designing L&D programs for digital delivery;
  • The ability to translate key learning outcomes into simple and effective online programs/content;
  • Understanding of all areas of the L&D lifecycle;
  • Working knowledge of digital user experience principles, adult learning principles and outcomes;
  • Practical knowledge of e-Learning technologies and deployment strategies;
  • Excellent writing and editing skills;
  • Strong understanding of technical writing and information mapping;
  • A creative approach and an ability to think outside of the box;
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills;
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment; initiative to work and learn independently and proactively contribute to department goals.

Requirements and relevant information:

  • Professional experience in an eLearning delivery environment is essential
  • Qualification in relevant discipline is desirable

*Your usual place of work will be within the Learning Development and Standards Division, People Development Command, however you may be required to work at any other division within the Command as required.

How to Apply

Please click the “Apply Now” button at the bottom of this advertisement. Please view the full Position Description attached to this advertisement before applying. If you are experiencing accessibility issues, please open the Position Description through Acrobat Reader.

Applicants must address the full key selection criteria and include a resume within their application.

If you would like to discuss the role further, please contact Amelia Hollingsworth on (03) 9566 9837 or via email Amelia.Hollingsworth@police.vic.gov.au or Peter Wilkins on (03) 9566 3837 or via email peter.wilkins@police.vic.gov.au.

If you have a disability/medical condition and require a copy of this advertisement and attached documentation in an accessible format or would like to discuss an access requirement/adjustment for the recruitment process, please contact the VPS Recruitment Team via email vpsrecruitment@police.vic.gov.au.




Please note: No applications will be accepted via email, applicants must click on “Apply Now” to submit an application.

Closing date for applications is midnight, Monday 22 January 2018.

Find out what it's like working as a Victorian Public Servant for Victoria Police: http://www.policecareer.vic.gov.au

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