Instructional Designer (Ref: KHID)
Remuneration: R40 000 - 45 000 Per Month

Position in the Education sector in Durban - Kwa- Zulu Natal
Posted On Friday 12 March 2021
Job Description:

My client a private education provider, URGENTLY seeks an Instructional Designer to join their team.

Please email applications through to

Main job function

Providing online teaching consultation by understanding faculty’s teaching style, the course learning objectives, required instructional components while co-developing a suitable course delivery strategy and co-identifying relevant learning technologies that would embrace the design of the curriculum for online delivery

Staying current with online learning trends in higher education, online learning effectiveness, online student readiness, and new online learning tools and methodologies

Responsibility for everyday online faculty and student support services including but not limited to developing online teaching resources (best practice guides and tutorials), producing eLearning modules, and managing course review assessments

Developing, coordinating, and participating in online teaching seminars and workshops that demonstrate effective uses of instructional technologies in online teaching

Creative, learner-focused storyboards that encourage engagement through a blended learning approach

Appropriate use of colours, images, layout etc. to create an aesthetically pleasing learning experience

Work with subject matter experts to develop meaningful content, which includes formative and summative activities


Bachelor’s degree, Master’s degree, or graduate certificate


Experience with HTML, CSS, JavaScript

Experience with a Learning Management System, preferably Moodle

The ability to analyze and interpret content, learning outcomes and target audience level to construct an end-to-end learner experience framework that is suitable to an online learning environment

Competence in applying instructional design methodologies in the development of storyboards

The ability to develop storyboards in an online learning environment (i.e., on an LMS platform)

The ability to create an engaging online learning experience that maximizes learning opportunities


Writing narratives

Video production / editing

Editing and inserting voice overs

Desktop publishing skills

Developing virtual reality experiences

LMS development experience

Experience in content management

Project management experience

A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position. Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks. We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.

Please contact Kay Henderson