Instructional Designer

Skills Gap - Remote - Part time

Skills Gap is an innovative study abroad program. We arrange for young people to learn in demand technology skills in the world’s most exciting cities. We’re a young, dynamic company growing at a rate of knots and we’re looking to find a committed, rigorous and organised individual to be our Instructional Designer.

You will be responsible for shaping our educational philosophy and working with Subject Matter Experts to develop content and set learning outcomes for our in-person courses. Our education team ensure that we offer world class courses and our students learn technology skills to accelerate their career.

The Instructional Designer is a part time position, around 30 hours per month

What you'll do:

  • Work with Subject Matter Experts to create engaging learning activities and compelling course content
  • Analyse courses to identify discrepancies between learning objectives and content and provide appropriate remedies.
  • Manage deliverable timelines with Subject Matter Experts
  • Help our Operations team to hire inspiring Instructors and Teaching Assistants
  • Provide support ad hoc proofing and editing tasks as needed

What you'll need:

  • At least 3 years experience in Instructional Design
  • Experience with designing in-person learning experiences and engagement strategies
  • An interest in technology and technology courses (coding knowledge preferred)
  • The ability to collaborate with Subject Matter Experts, Instructors and Graphic Designers
  • Outstanding attention to detail
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • The ability to work independently

What you'll get:

  • Great experience of being in a senior position of a vibrant, fast growing company
  • A job that enables you to shape the company’s educational philosophy and create outstanding course content
  • The chance to develop close relationships with Subject Matter Experts and Instructors
  • The feel good factor of designing programs that will boost young people’s career prospects

To apply for the position please send your CV with a concise covering letter to

For more information on Skills Gap visit

The closing date for applications is Monday 21 October 2019

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