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Educational Technologist (Fixed Term)

The University of Cambridge is recruiting a team to provide learning design and educational technology guidance and expertise to all staff across the University involved in delivering pedagogically-robust online, blended and hybrid teaching as part of the University's strategy for delivery of a high-quality educational experience in 2020-21 in the light of constraints imposed by COVID.

For this role, we are seeking an experienced Educational Technologist to join the newly established Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL) team which will also consist of a Learning Designer & TEL Team Leader, a Learning Designer, as well as two E-learning Support staff which will report into this post.

The team will be based within Education Services, and will work closely with the Schools, Faculties and Departments to ensure that effort is targeted appropriately across all Faculties and Departments. The intention is to recruit team members with a range of backgrounds in arts/humanities and sciences to facilitate understanding of subject areas.

A full role specification can be found in the Further Particulars below (link at the bottom of this page).

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 1 years in the first instance.

Applications are welcome from internal candidates who would like to apply for the role on the basis of a secondment from their current role in the University.

Click the 'Apply' button below to register an account with our recruitment system (if you have not already) and apply online.

Please upload your CV and an accompanying cover letter.

Your application should clearly set out how you meet the Person Profile criteria listed in the Further Particulars along with relevant examples. Candidates will be shortlisted based upon these criteria.

We expect interviews for the role to be held during week commencing 2 November 2020.

If you wish to make an informal enquiry about the post, please contact Michael Cresswell, Technology Enhanced Learning Project Adviser. Email:

If you have any technical difficulties submitting your online application, please contact the recruitment team (email

Please quote reference AK24243 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

Further information

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