Telecommute – US National
Instructional Designer Level 2, Contractor
Creative MultiMedia INSTR14247
K12 believes in education for everyone. We provide families an online option for a high-quality, personalized education experience. Students can thrive, find their passion, and learn in an environment that encourages discovery at their own pace. In support of this, we are committed to creating and maintaining a culture of inclusion and diversity where our employees are passionate about serving students and families, treat one another and customers with respect, challenge each other to innovate and always strive to do better. .
Instructional Designer (ID), 2, adheres to ID principles as defined by evidence-based practices and the Company’s style guidelines. This position designs lesson modules and creates specifications for assets that meet the goals of the learning objective while drawing from the strengths of the team; ensuring quality and consistency and contributing new ideas to products and processes.
As an Instructional Designer, you will…
Essential Functions:Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.
Develops and revises storyboards, assessments and hands-on activities in collaboration with Content Specialist, Assessment Specialists and Writers;
Creates a plan of action when presenting materials;
Edits lessons for instructional soundness, pace of presentation, age-appropriateness, consistency of tone and style and general readability;
Provides visual design specifications for corresponding graphics, photos, illustrations and animations;
Researches information to complement existing materials, including finding external web links, books or other materials;
Uploads text, assessments and inputs items into the Content Management System (CMS), making corrections to text, assessments and graphics in CMS as needed and recommending future CMS upgrades;
Works with Graphic Designers to create and develop graphic presentations and software as well as develop visual standards relating to content;
Consults with IDS, Editors and Writers to discuss standards and consistency of content, style, visuals and PDFs and coordinates content across units and lessons;
Participates in usability testing of lesson materials and incorporate results of this testing as well as edits previous lessons based on user feedback and academic review feedback;
Responsible for keeping appraised of current research and new instructional design applications in the field and in-house and for helping to mentor junior staff.
Supervisory Responsibilities:This position has no formal supervisory responsibilities.
Minimum Required Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree AND
Three (3) years of experience in learning product development OR
Equivalent combination of education and experience
Certificates and Licenses: None required.
Other Required Qualifications:
Strong technology skills, use of media and instructional design techniques
Strong written and oral communication skills; good interpersonal skills
Self-motivated with a demonstrated ability to meet deadlines with creativity, independence and high standards
Demonstrated ability to establish objectives, identify problems, analyze data and creatively deliver solutions
Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively on large-scale projects and adapt to new environments and meet new challenges head on
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Computer & IT , Education & Training , Graphic Design , Internet & Ecommerce , Online Content