VSP Global is comprised of five complementary businesses that combine high-quality eye care insurance, high-fashion eyewear, customized lenses, ophthalmic technology and retail solutions, with employees in over 23 countries. No matter the role, we're all focused on a singular mission: to help people see. Learn more by visiting https://vspglobal.com/cms/careers/
Oversees training curriculum and instructional development across multiple audiences creating consistent practices for design and establishing methods for delivery assuring that learning events are successful and meet business goals.
Assesses scope of training needs across all supported audiences for new product, process, and system rollouts, creating schedules for development, delivery and methods for evaluation
Designs and develops programs for learning experiences ranging from New Hire/New Role transition training to on-going learning for new product, process, and technology.
Develops instructional strategies, course materials, assessment techniques, and appropriate integration of instructional technologies and best practices for all learning events.
Designs and produces learning materials in a variety of formats including print, graphics, audio, video, and multimedia to support communication and learning needs.
Project manages instructional design projects from inception to completion.
Coordinates the use of multimedia technology and authoring tools to support the online learning environment through training and implementation, and promotes the expanded use of Course Management Software tools.
Serves as SME to training staff effectively training them on technology tools and methods, use of instructional software, and effective uses of multimedia.
Researches and makes recommendations on educational best practices, instructional resources, instructional technologies, and multimedia hardware/software to support teaching and learning.
Evaluates training methodology and delivery technology, documents findings and leads efforts for improvement.
Works with Trainers to ensure that all learning materials are up to date.
Leads effort for Sales on the establishment of a Learning Management System for VSP training teams.
Typically has the following skills and abilities:
Bachelor's Degree in Education, Instructional Design, or related subject or equivalent work experience
Five to seven years of instructional design and curriculum planning
Two years of facilitation experience in the classroom or virtual classroom
Experience using instructional software such as Captivate, Oracle User Productivity Kit, (UPK) and other similar applications
Strong knowledge of training development best practices including adult learning theory, learning styles, writing and measuring effective objectives
Experience in using research methodologies and techniques
Strong knowledge of instructional design processes and strategies including standards for planning and implementing instructional design and development, instructional technology media and materials development and implementation principles and curriculum standards, and assessments
Proven track record designing large complex training rollouts of new systems and processes, assessing needs, determining scope, and utilizing resources effectively
Excellent communication skills to effectively communicate with all levels within the organization
Exceptional time management skills with the ability to coordinate multiple large projects
Advanced skills using Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Ability to regularly exercises discretion and independent judgment the in performance of his/her job duties
The working environment is generally favorable. Lighting and temperature are adequate, and there are no hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by noise, dust etc.
The above information in this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
VSP Global is an equal opportunity employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to age, gender, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability or protected veteran status. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.
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