Senior Academic Content Developer for Online CPD: Textiles and Fashion

University of Leeds

Leeds, United Kingdom

ID: 7104603 (Ref.No. AHCDE1188)
Posted: July 5, 2022

Job Description

Are you a highly motivated and experienced content specialist in the area of Textiles and Fashion? Can you work with subject matter experts to design innovative learning opportunities for online CPD training? Do you want to work in a fast-paced team which is constantly learning and growing?

You will work with colleagues across the School of Design, subject matter experts and external stakeholders to design and produce high quality, professional and innovative online CPD provision for external organisations and partners within a professional learning context. In particular, you will provide leadership and senior academic subject matter expertise, across the areas of textiles and fashion, as part of a significant and exciting project to deliver CPD online training to a global fashion company, with a focus on sustainability in fashion.

With emphasis on an exceptional learning experience and academic quality, you will have a background of working in an academic environment with the ability to provide leadership for the design, development, promotion and quality assurance processes of online modules and programmes targeted at professional learning for a variety of organisations and levels.

Excellent communication skills with the ability to maintain and develop effective working relationships with colleagues and partners at all levels is essential. You will also have the organisational skills and experience to plan and manage activity successfully across teams to ensure professional and timely delivery of multiple, concurrent production modules and courses.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Professor Maria Lonsdale, Head of School, email: [email protected] 


Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Cultures
School/Institute:  School of Design
Category:  Academic
Grade:  Grade 9
Salary:  £51,799 to £60,022 p.a.
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Fixed Term (Fixed term until July 2024)
Release Date:  Monday 04 July 2022
Closing Date:  Monday 18 July 2022
Reference:  AHCDE1188


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