Senior Instructional Designer

Job ID
Education Services


Keypath Education is one of the fastest growing global education services companies transforming the higher education experience in Australia by partnering with universities to deliver innovative postgraduate courses online. In this emerging field in Australian education, our mission is to change lives through education by offering the best online postgraduate courses to our domestic and international students. Due to exponential growth we are looking for another Senior Instructional Designer to join us.


As our Senior Instructional Designer, you'll help manage the course development relationship with one of our university partners. In this responsibility, you'll help drive the design, development and evaluation of course development. Working in coordination with our Associate Director of Instructional Design and our Development team, you'll roll up your sleeves and be responsible for:

  • Working with University faculty academics and Program Managers to redesign course materials for online delivery and create a consistently outstanding experience.
  • Providing advice on developing authentic assessment that makes best use of technologies.
  • Constructing learning experiences that promote interaction, social presence, and community among students, and between students and faculty.
  • Designing and wireframing interactive learning objects, selecting video material, assisting in media production by coaching and script editing.
  • Working with the Associate Director of Instructional Design to implement great UX into an engagement courseware environment.
  • Working with our Project Manager to ensure courses are designed on time and according to specifications.
  • Contributing to the development of faculty training and student orientation materials.
  • Ensuring that all online courses are continually improved and adhere to the highest level of quality standards.


You will have extensive practical experience designing online education for adult learners, with a keen understanding of andragogy in a fully online learning context. You'll have a background in using effective frameworks for instructional design and quality at scale.


You'll have demonstrated experience in project and client management and driven by a passion for student-centred curriculum design, you will:

  • have demonstrable experience in developing innovative instructional design in the university setting
  • be able to talk pedagogy in practice. Endlessly.
  • be the type that thrives on creative challenge and seeks the highest standards of quality.

You'll need strong stakeholder and project management skills, a passion for curriculum design and experience within university teaching environments, preferably with an online component. Being tech-savvy and having an education-related post graduate qualification is a significant advantage.


Why join us?

We are all about culture and we invest in our people and technology. We are innovative at heart and you will have the opportunity for career progression as you grow and learn. Based in the CBD with a great view and public transport on your doorstep, you will have the opportunity to work in a vibrant collaborative environment. 


Join us as we build meaningful connections and change lives through education.


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