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Contract Instructional Designer

£250 per day

Location Southwest, Gloucestershire
Sector E-learning
Job type Contract4-5 months
Role Creative
Job ref EK2615
Work hours Full time

An excellent contract opportunity for an enthusiastic and motivated instructional designer!

You will be responsible for designing, developing and implementing a suite of effective software solutions.

Key responsibilities

  • Consult with subject matter experts (SMEs) to understand subject matter and discuss learning approaches
  • Design creative learning solutions
  • Use a range of authoring tools to create effective learning solutions including eLearning, video, simulations and reference resources
  • Manage LMS implementation


  • Instructional Design related qualifications are desirable


  • Knowledge of eLearning standards such as SCORM, xAPI etc.


  • 3 years’ experience in an Instructional Designer role or similar
  • Proven success designing blended learning programmes
  • Previous experience in a contract role
  • Demonstrable experience working with a LMS
  • Experience of liaising with stakeholders regarding learning requirements
  • Experience of using e-learning content authoring tools


  • Excellent instructional design skills
  • Ability to engage with SMEs to understand diverse and complex subjects quickly
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Experienced creating blended learning solutions
  • Ability to use authoring tools such as Articulate Storyline, Rise, Elucidat, GoMo etc.

Working with the Learning & Performance Institute

Blue Eskimo enjoys a unique relationship with the Learning & Performance Institute, as its nominated recruitment provider. And, as a company that’s accredited by the LPI, we operate within its guidelines and uphold its standards.

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