Education Technologies Assistant

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
  • Category:
  • Location: Wellington – Wairarapa
  • Date Advertised: 04-MAR-20
  • Job Reference: NZ/EDTECH
  • Job Title: Education Technologies Assistant
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  • Summary:

Unique opportunity to work with Fire and Emergency New Zealand’s Education Technologies team.

  • Part-time role (16 hours/week) until 30 June 2020
  • Grow your information technology skills and work experience

Are you a tech-savvy quick learner with a keen eye for detail? Maybe you’re an information technology or web design student or recent graduate looking for an opportunity to grow your skills and work experience. If so, we have a unique opportunity for you within the Fire and Emergency New Zealand (FENZ) Education Technologies team.

About us

Fire and Emergency New Zealand is a Crown Entity established on 1 July 2017. Our vision is to build stronger communities and protect what matters most to the people within them. Our unified organisation provides a fire and emergency service that delivers for communities, and the firefighters who serve them, now and in the future.

As the most trusted public sector agency, we are working to embed our new values.

  • We Do the Right Thing – Kia Tika
  • We Serve and Support – Manaakitanga
  • We Are Better Together – Whanaungatanga
  • We Strive to Improve – Auahatanga

About the role

Situated within Training, the Education Technologies team is responsible for ensuring the provision and management of learning technology solutions that meet the current and future needs of FENZ’s 14000+ learners. This includes managing FENZ’s Learning Management System (LMS) and researching new approaches within the online training environment.

As Education Technologies Assistant, you’ll be assisting the Education Technologies Advisor with the functional/technical testing of e-Learning resources to ensure that they work for diverse learners across a range of ICT environments. You’ll ideally be familiar with SCORM content and Flash/HTML5 web standards and will be responsible for helping manually test a range of e-Learning resources and for clearly documenting any issues (such as bugs and glitches) you find.

This is a part-time role, 16 hours per week until 30 June 2020, the hours will ideally be split across two to four days each week. We can provide some flexibility around timing and total hours for the right candidate. The salary range for this role is $50,000 to $56,000 per annum (pro-rata), paid commensurate to experience of the successful candidate.

About you

Ideally, you will have the following:

  • Intermediate qualifications or skills in IT or web/digital media technology or design
  • Good interpersonal written and oral communication skills
  • Proficiency in using MS Office
  • A strong eye for detail
  • Experience in using Articulate Storyline and Rise is desirable but not necessary

How to apply

If this sounds like you, please visit our website to find out more information about this role and how to apply.

Applications close Monday, 16 March 2020.