Learning Technologist

Centre for Teaching and Educational Technologies
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Closing date: 
Thursday, November 12, 2015 - 17:00
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Full or part time: 
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Job description: 

The Learning Technologist is responsible for ensuring timely course production, course quality, and user training, support, and documentation.   In a team environment, learning technologists work on courses and projects to ensure innovative and effective use of technology that delivers high quality learning and teaching experiences for RRU students and faculty. 


To be well qualified for the role you will require the following qualifications and competencies:

  • Post-secondary degree or diploma in relevant field, plus minimum one year relevant combination of skills and experience
  • Strong web programming skills (html, css, web layout, writing for the web) and general computing skills (MS Office, Dreamweaver, file manipulation, remote access)
  • Attention to detail, highly organized, ability to meet deadlines
  • Produces quality images, audio and video for a web environment
  • Experience coordinating projects with a proven ability to establish priorities, identify tasks, coordinate the activities of project participants and report on the status of a project
  • Experience with the following would be considered an asset:
    • Moodle and Blackboard Collaborate (or similar)
    • PC, Mac, and mobile platforms
    • E-learning trends, issues and technologies
  • Works independently, and as a positive contributing member of a team, in a changing and innovative institutional environment
  • Ability to analyze problems and make sound decisions about a course of action within the scope of the position
  • Contribute to a work environment that is sensitive to the effect of personal language and actions on others.
  • Take a professional approach to maintaining positive relationships and resolving conflict in order to promote a respectful and harmonious work environment.
  • Positive, professional relations with clients and external organizations in order to support University objectives of excellence in service.
Application submission information: 

This is a regular full-time position working 37.5 hours per week on campus, with a recruitment range that starts at $42,864 per annum.  The University is pleased to offer a comprehensive benefits package.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please email your application to:

rru-career-opportunities@royalroads.ca with a subject line of:

15-120-T0102 – Last name, First name

Or mail to:

Human Resources - Career Opportunities

Royal Roads University

2005 Sooke Road

Victoria, BC   V9B 5Y2

Fax:  (250) 391-2570


The competition began on October 29, 2015 and will close on November 12, 2015; however, the competition will remain open until a successful candidate is found.

While RRU values all applications we receive, only those candidates short-listed for further consideration will be contacted.  Royal Roads University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the principle of equity in employment.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority consideration.

If you are sending your application via e-mail, please ensure that your electronic file is saved in MS Word or Adobe pdf.