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Senior Instructional Designer

Date: 06-Jan-2019

Location: Brisbane - CBD & Inner Suburbs, QLD, AU

Company: Mater

About the role

Mater Enterprise Project Management Office (EPMO) has an exciting and rewarding opportunity for a Senior Instructional Designer to join the team. Reporting to the Project Manager, LMS Project this opportunity will be offer as full time and for a fixed term period of 12 months and based at our South Brisbane campus.


The Mater Group has embarked on a new project to implement a cloud based Learning Management System to replace existing legacy applications and processes. The project is responsible for delivering a modern digital learning platform offering more efficient and streamlined processes targeting operational efficiencies, improved user experience and greater functionality in the way our people access, collaborate and consume learning.


This is a wonderful chance to join a market leader in healthcare and a proudly values led organisation and help support business improvement


Salary range: $97 058-$103 968(MCA6) plus superannuation



What you’ll be doing


  • Support all SME, technical and creative development team members involved in LMS project to align with established content framework and guidelines to maintain quality and consistency 
  • Manage and prioritise workload in conjunction with Content Delivery Manager to achieve delivery timeframes and highlight issues in a timely manner
  • Plan, design and develop digital learning content in alignment with agreed project branding and templates to provide a high quality and contemporary learner experience
  • Lead in the planning, development and maintenance of support material including module templates, authoring guidelines, evaluation surveys and review process
  • Provide training advice, recommendations and technical leadership concerning the direction, production and implementation of digital learning resources to support a blended delivery model
  • Maintain a focus on improving the learner experience at all decision making opportunities
  • Provide specialist advice to other enterprise wide designers and authors to design material suitable for blended delivery to build capability across team
  • Appreciate the need to create high quality commercial product, by identifying opportunities to develop courses with appeal to the wider health industry
  • Introduce appropriate contemporary media to support learning
  • Inform project team regarding test requirements and assist with resolution where required
  • Provide expert advice in relation to emerging trends and issues affecting the delivery of education to ensure future relevance



About you

To be successful in this role you will have demonstrated success in a similar role in a complex organisation with the below:


  • Previous experience within a cloud based Learning Management System (Saba preferable)
  • Previous experience within various content authoring tools
  • Proven experience with managing and documenting project outcomes
  • Proven experience working collaboratively with Subject Matter Experts
  • Demonstrated appreciation for Adult Learning Principles



Why join us?

In return for your skills you will have the opportunity to work for an Australian leader in the field of Health, Education and Research and work with a team who make a real difference to the lives of our patients.

Mater provides benefits not offered in other workplaces. In addition to being part of a workplace that offers compassionate care in the spirit of the Sisters of Mercy, pioneers in the provision of healthcare to Queensland for over 100 years, you will have opportunities to increase your take-home pay with our salary packaging options.


Closing date for applications is Sunday 20 January 2019

*Please note we will be reviewing and contacting applicants prior to closing date so please ensure you submit your application as soon as possible.

For further information, please contact Sean Hunter, Senior Project Manager LMS Replacement, on 07 3163 7968

If you are interested in applying for this position, simply click on 'APPLY' to attach your resume.

Please note we CANNOT accept any emailed applications so please ensure you submit your details via the "APPLY" button.

If you are having technical difficulties submitting your application please contact the Recruitment Team ( confirming the role you are applying for and the specific difficulties you are experiencing.

At Mater, you'll find we live and breathe our values. We are a health care leader that provides care to more than 500,000 patients each year as a private, benevolent not-for-profit organisation - what profit we make goes back in to our business which is why we offer state of the art facilities and the resources to advance your career and provide exceptional care to our patients.

Mater is also committed to environmental sustainability and draws on our recognition of the link between health, climate and the environment which ensures we optimise our position as responsible corporate citizens.

Come and join us; as a Mater employee you'll find the benefits you deserve and the opportunity to be part of a healthcare community unlike any other.

Applicants from recruitment agencies will not be considered at this time.

Posting Notes: South Brisbane || QLD || Australia (AU) || Corporate Services ||