Instructional Designer

Instructional Designer


Wake Technical Community College
9101 Fayetteville Road
Raleigh, NC 27603
Phone: 919-866-5000

Job Location

Various locations - to be determined

Will be at one of two locations:  

Northern Wake Campus, 6600 Louisburg Rd, Raleigh NC 27615

Southern Wake Campus, 9101 Fayetteville Rd, Raleigh NC 27603


$39,789-$52,733, Professional 3


State of NC

Job Category

  • Professional

Application Period

Opens: Monday, August 19, 2019
Closes: Sunday, September 8, 2019

Target Start Date

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Expected Work Hours

40 hours per week

Reports to


Employment Type

Full Time Annual Permanent

Minimum Qualifications

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Knowledge of and intermediate skills with technology and software including, computers and web-based resources such as BlackBoard

Advanced knowledge and skills in instructional design, development, and delivery methodologies

Basic knowledge of the Americans with Disabilities Act, Section 508 standards in the creation of instructional content

Ability to accommodate various instructional methodologies including group collaboration, self-study, simulations, etc

Ability to work both independently and within a team environment

Ability to problem solve, think logically, and troubleshoot issues

Ability to exhibit good interpersonal skills and work well with others

Able to maintain records accurately and be able to meet deadlines consistently

Excellent organizational skills

Excellent communication skills both written and verbal

Intermediate skills with MS Office products


Master's degree in Instructional Design or related field

Three years work experience relating to instructional design

Online teaching experience

Experience designing course content

Proficiency with digital audio and video recording and editing techniques and tools
Proficiency in the design, creation, and development/maintenance of supportive media products such as websites, print media (brochures, pamphlets, etc.), email campaigns, social media, newsletters, posters, booth design.
Proficiency with developing instructional products that incorporate audio and video features for synchronous and asynchronous courses, podcasts, webinars, YouTube videos, tutorials, performance support tools, MOOCs, interactive lesson modules, etc.
Willingness and ability to travel to site locations including some overnight travel

Preferred Qualifications

Experience producing learning materials in a variety of formats including print, graphics, audio, video, animation and multimedia to support teaching, learning, and course redesign needs

Experience with the flipped classroom model

Experience with identifying and securing appropriate educational materials to ensure compliance with necessary copyrights

Position Description

This position is responsible for instructional design, development, and maintenance of new and innovative models of instruction, with a focus on accelerated learning in online and technology-enabled learning formats, including mobile learning and asynchronous/synchronous courseware.


 Responsibilities and Duties (*Essential Functions):
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the essential job functions satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary job functions herein described.

*Coordinates instructional design projects from inception to completion

*Assists in the development of instructional strategies, course materials, assessment techniques, appropriate integration of instructional technologies and best practices for online, hybrid, and seated course formats

*Consults with faculty and other team members on instructional design and learning objectives and collaborates to ensure course design effectively supports course and program outcomes

*Implements the flipped classroom model by integrating multimodal, universal design, and adult learning instructional design techniques

* Provides training for instructors to understand and iplement sound instructional methodologies.

Designs and produces learning materials in a variety of formats including print, graphics, audio, video, animation and multimedia to support teaching, learning, and program/college information needs

Designs and develops accessible content

Develops and coordinates innovative educational initiatives, such as MOOCs, to support the program

Develops and collaborates with faculty and team members on the creation of open educational resources

Provides assistance and training to faculty in technology tools and methods, use of instructional software, and effective uses of multimedia

Coordinates the release of learning materials under Creative Commons licensing

Collaborates and coordinates the evaluation of learning materials developed under the program for effectiveness

Reports regularly on tasks and progress

Job Post Contact

Human Resources