Northern Caribbean University is an educational institution owned and operated by the Seventh-day Adventist Church
Applications are invited from suitably qualified individuals to fill the following position on the Main Campus:
Position: eLearning Coordinator
Qualifications and Experience Required:
Masters’ degree in Educational Administration, Education Technology or related field.
Previous experience with integrating technology into different subject areas and in teaching ICT skills. including online learning that reflects knowledge of modern pedagogical practices.
Minimum 3 years’ experience in technology-mediated systems within educational and business environments
Good working knowledge of Learning Management Systems and related educational tools
Project Management Qualification/Certification and Pedagogical training is an asset
The eLearning Coordinator enhances the effectiveness of the Distance Education Department by providing professional, efficient, and effective managerial support to the Director and Assistant Director of Distance Education.
The Coordinator is the chief point of contact for students, staff and faculty and will provide support for the implementation of eLearning strategies.
The incumbent will work with respective sub-teams to support faculty, staff and students in e-learning activities. These activities will include but will not be limited to the development, scheduling and delivery of online and mixed modality offerings ensuring sound educational design principles are in line with the policies of the University and our stakeholders
Required Skills or Competencies:
Must have the competence to work independently
Must be willing to participate in professional development opportunities to consistently grow knowledge base
Must be open to travel to executive training and other special responsibilities
Enthusiasm for learning new things.
Capable of handling and interacting with a team
Good knowledge of how to interact with internal and external clients.
Capable of handling difficult situations in a professional manner.
High standards of ethics and confidentiality to handle sensitive information
Advanced computer skills, including Windows, Microsoft Office and Microsoft Project
Strong knowledge of administrative process and procedures
Be knowledgeable of and committed to the philosophy, principles and mission of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, and give witness to these values in his/her professional and Christian life
The subject line of the application should contain the name of the position that is being applied for as listed above e.g. “eLearning Coordinator” and addressed to: The Director, Human Resource Northern Caribbean University Manchester Road Mandeville, Jamaica, West Indies Phone: 876-963-7168 E-mail: email@example.com
Applications should be made by sending the following information as ONE single attachment (either in PDF or word format) to firstname.lastname@example.org incorporating all of the below required information: • A Curriculum Vitae, including all qualifications and experience, and a cover letter addressing your interest and suitability for the role; • The names, email addresses, correspondence addresses and telephone numbers of three referees whom the University may contact.
Short-listed candidates will be expected to present original degrees and request transcripts of their grades to be sent directly to the Human Resource Department
A detailed job description will be provided at the interview.
Application Deadline: The completed application documents should be forwarded by email to arrive no later than Monday, April 10, 2017.
As a Seventh-day Adventist institution, NCU gives preference to qualified individuals who are members of the Seventh-day Adventist Church.
Northern Caribbean University is a
Seventh-day Adventist institution of higher education