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Learning Designer (Ref:031)

Salary range: 
£28,762 to £31,411 per annum

Full time, permanent 

We have an exciting, creative full-time opportunity within our Centre for Excellence in Learning and Teaching. The role holder will work to support academic course teams in the development of learning spaces and activities within the University’s online learning environment, through facilitated module or course level design events. This role will be aligned to our Partnership institutions. 

At the University of Suffolk, we believe in the design and development of a range of partnerships and collaborative services to deliver high quality learning and research opportunities.  This is done primarily through the provision of innovative learning and research environments; skills and knowledge development programmes; and learning design and innovation through course design and technologies. 

We are seeking a person with a creative and flexible approach to work, with an ability to identify and understand trends in data, and with an interest in learning environments.  In return, we will provide an innovative working environment, agile working, and support for ongoing personal and professional development. 

For further information on this opportunity, please refer to the job description or email Mary Cornelius, Senior Learning Designer ( for an informal conversation.  

Closing date:  Friday 16th December, midday

Interview date: Monday 9th January 2023 

We are a values driven organisation, committed to ensuring we remain a beacon for aspiration and achievement, while providing a great environment to work and study.

We are committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community - a place where we can all be ourselves and succeed on merit. We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, staff engagement forums, campus facilities and services to support staff from different backgrounds. If you share our values and our vision, you will find a home at the University of Suffolk.

How to apply:

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  3. Fill in the Application Cover Sheet
  4. Fill in the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form
  5. Attach a curriculum vitae and a covering letter setting out clearly how you meet the essential and desirable criteria for the post

Please return them as Word (.doc) or Rich Text Format (.rtf) attachments by email to including the post title and reference number in the email subject heading.

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