Senior Learning Designer (full time, fixed term for two years)

Updated: 2 months ago
Job Type: Permanent
Deadline: 02 Apr 2023

  • Opportunities for professional development and free study
  • Flexible working options to support your work-life balance
  • Full time, fixed term for two years, role based in AUT's North Campus

About AUT

Auckland University of Technology (AUT)  is a vibrant, achievement-oriented and rewarding place to work. As one of the world's top 30 millennial universities and New Zealand's newest, AUT offers a stimulating teaching and research environment with strong connections to business and industry.  We have over 29,000 students across our three Auckland teaching campuses.

About the role

In this role, you will support our Faculty of Health and Environmental Services (FHES) to help design, develop and deliver exceptional learning experiences. The faculty is seeking an uplift in student learning experiences in a range of teaching environments - campus-based, blended, hybrid and online. The nature of the work is highly collaborative - building relationships with academic practitioners, learning technologists, professional staff and students will be critical. The approach taken to design will be agile, data-informed and underpinned by the latest scholarship and research.

Skills and Experience

  • Sustained experience of working on new course developments within a university
  • Ability to align learning design to institutional strategic goals and priorities
  • Experience in creating and working with agile learning design processes
  • An ability to connect theory and practice in a range of learning design situations and tasks
  • A broad range of learning and teaching support activities including academic consultation and support for assessment design
  • A proven track record of working with senior academics to achieve outcomes
  • Commitment to Te Tiriti partnership
  • Experience of teaching or curriculum design in a health or life sciences context will be highly regarded


The AUT's Learning Transformation Laboratory (altLAB) team work collaboratively and there is a strong culture of support to achieve success. We work hard and find satisfaction in a job well done.

Be a part of an organisation with engaging work, great environments with purpose and meaning.


  • Professional development and free study
  • Generous leave allowances
  • Flexible and hybrid working options

Your primary location will be AUT's North Campus with some working at City and South campuses.

For all enquiries about the positions please contact Nell Mann, Deputy Head of altLAB

Salary Range: $96,926 - $115,527 (appointment level and salary commensurate with skills and experience)

Ref: 85296

Closing Date: 2 April at 10.30pm

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