Instructional Design Manager

Product · London, Greater London
Department Product
Employment Type Full-Time

Your Mission


Do you enjoy transforming technical information into engaging learning experiences that motivate and inspire? Join us as an Instructional Design Manager, and you can make a difference designing and developing learning experiences to help learners achieve employability outcomes within the digital economy. 


FourthRev builds world class online learning programmes that lead to qualifications from leading universities, certifications from the world's best technology companies and digital technology jobs with a global network of employer partners.


It’s our vision to become the world’s leading enabler of employability outcomes for students and lifelong learners. In doing so, and helping close the digital skills gap, our purpose is to create social and economic value on a global scale.


What you'll be doing with us

  • Oversee the pedagogical quality assurance and control of all FourthRev courses;
  • Define and execute product strategy while ensuring Product team is enabled on strategy;
  • Define and execute measures of success to evaluate effectiveness of products and inform improvement plans';
  • Ensure the appropriate development of FourthRev product to meet the required standards, across all components including but not limited to:
    • Written materials;
    • Graphical materials;
    • Video materials;
    • Assessment tasks and activities;
    • Peer-to-peer activities;
    • Other required learning activities to support engaging learning in all of online, face-to-face and blended learning environments;
  • Consult and engage with academic and administrative staff of FourthRev education partners to understand and deliver to critical product requirements;
  • Lead the continuous improvement and uplift of FourthRev portfolio products, liaising with education and industry partners where relevant and possible;
  • Lead other team-members, external SMEs and service providers to ensure development of materials to required standards, including accessibility, quality, sustainability requirements, and others as required;
  • Ensure all FourthRev products are to an industry-leading standard, ensuring fit-for-purpose design for varying audiences, qualification levels and use-cases;
  • Manage varying development projects in-line with organisational timelines and budgets.


What you'll need to to succeed 

  • Bachelor's or master’s degree, ideally in education or digital technology 
  • Minimum 7 years’ experience in instructional design, learning technology and user experience 
  • Experience in live and live virtual classroom design, leveraging technology to enhance the experience 
  • Proven leadership experience 
  • Experience in designing blended learning solutions including curating content 
  • Knowledge of Agile and user centric design principles
  • Strong project management skills 
  • Experience working with remote international teams would be a benefit


Why you’ll love working here


  • You’ll tackle unique and challenging opportunities and embrace the unknown, supported by an amazing and talented team of professionals who genuinely care and want you to succeed.
  • Your voice matters. We believe that people matter and that our success as an organisation is driven by the people within it.
  • You’ll become part of a greater community. We’re passionate about enabling the growth of others, mentorship, lifelong learning, supporting learners in the digital economy and other causes.
  • We are a globally diverse team with colleagues spanning different time zones including the U.K. Australia and South Africa. Let us know where you are, we will try and make it work!

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  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Department
    Product
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time