Learning Technologist

UWE Bristol are one of the largest universities in the South West and one of the largest employers in the Bristol region. We currently have a 12 month, fixed term opportunity for a Learning Technologist in our new Digital Learning Service within the Faculty for Environment and Technology (FET).

About the vacancy:

Digital Learning @ UWE Bristol will be a catalyst, enabler, and connector, enriching and enhancing problem-based learning and the wider student experience. All our students will benefit from a high quality digitally enabled learning and teaching environment which fosters innovation, collaboration, and inclusion.

You will be involved in many developments within this new Digital Learning Service and there will be plenty of opportunity to have an impact by using innovative approaches, work with an inspiring and passionate group of people and whilst working on some very exciting projects and as we work towards achieving the objectives below:

  • We will ensure that all students have access to inclusive and dynamic digital and problem-based learning opportunities as part of their programmes of study.
  • We will develop and deliver a sector leading digital education service to ensure digitally enabled learning and teaching is well supported, agile, and transformative.
  • We will provide learning environments and spaces that foster collaborative learning and teaching, bringing together learners, educators, professional technical staff, and external partners to develop and deliver practice-led, problem-based programmes that prepare them for the real world.
  • We will enrich the delivery of our programmes through simulation, virtual labs, studio spaces and specialist facilities.
  • We will support our students and staff to be confident and capable, with the skills, knowledge and behaviours that support them to become active and enterprising digital producers and citizens.
  • We will have robust and supportive approaches and actions to address digital poverty.
  • We will use our innovative learning approaches to build partnerships and networks which will benefit our students, helping them to connect with the world and with each other.

About you:

Would you like to be part of this exciting opportunity to shape the new ambitious Digital Learning service at UWE and have a real impact on our students?

You are ambitious, inclusive, innovative, collaborative, and enterprising. You are a Learning Technologist that has a strong growth mindset, open minded, motivated, creative, an excellent problem solver and great with people. You will be part of a team driving change and mindsets by using innovative approaches to deliver on outcomes. You will be part of a workplace culture where people feel valued, included, and supported to be your best.

This post is based at our lively Frenchay campus.

Why UWE Bristol? 

We have a lot to be proud of at UWE, our achievements include scoring above sector average for student satisfaction, we are ranked 36th in The Guardian Best UK Universities 2022 and 39th in the latest Times Higher Education ‘Table of Tables‘.

With inclusivity as a core value, UWE Bristol recognises the power of a truly diverse university community. We support and celebrate the diversity of our staff and students as a key driver for innovation and success, promoting pathways and achievements to inspire and generate confidence and ambition.

In addition to progressive pay rates, we offer a wide range of employee benefits.