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Seasonal Clerical Assistant - International Programmes

Grade 3: £18,412 - £21,220 p.a.

Closing date: 31 March 2017

We are seeking a clerical assistant to provide support and assistance to two portfolios within International Programmes. The postholder must have excellent organisational, administrative and interpersonal skills.

The post is available until 31 October 2017. The expected hours of work are Monday to Friday, 9:00am – 5:18pm with one hour for lunch.

The successful candidate will have an excellent command of English, strong IT skills, and a high degree of accuracy, coupled with administrative experience of working in an office. A flexible and positive approach is essential.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 31 March 2017.


Digital Learning Developer

Grade 5: £24,565 - £29,301 p.a.

Closing date: 10 April 2017

We are looking for a web developer with experience of creating interactive online activities, games and quizzes in HTML5 and JavaScript.

Working in an innovative online learning unit, you will create rich online courses in a wide variety of subjects and at levels ranging from ten week courses for the general public to Master’s programmes.

You will work collaboratively with our designer, film maker, academic subject specialists, pedagogy expert, project managers and other digital creatives to design and produce new learning experiences. You will be able to think imaginatively about the ideas expressed by authors and academics to translate those ideas into a working product. You will be supported by other e-learning developers in your team (each of whom have a specialism) as well as working alone to implement whole projects yourself. Your main duties will be to hand code whole courses following existing style guides as well as to create specific interactives for new and existing courses using JavaScript libraries and tools such as Adobe Animate.

You will have significant front end web developer experience and be comfortable working alongside experienced developers and designers adding input to UI/UX design, if required, in an informal, collaborative environment.

This role would suit a junior to mid-level front-end developer who is keen to learn and join a team where they can develop their skills. The position is fixed-term for 2 years in the first instance.

Please see the job description for further information about the post and for details of how to apply.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 10 April 2017. Interviews are expected to take place on 4 May 2017.