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Instructional Design Consultant

TransfrVR

TransfrVR

Design
Remote
Posted on Thursday, May 9, 2024
Transfr is on a mission to create alternative pathways to career success. Our hands-on simulation-based training provides people with the skills they need to enter or reenter the workforce, enabling them to have a better quality of life. Our technology gives immersive training that the user absorbs much more readily than video tutorials, slide presentations, and other training methods.
We believe the future starts with innovative workplace training and hands-on skills development. We’re building bridges between schools, workplaces, and governments to make jobs more accessible and create a better tomorrow, today.
This is an exciting time! Demand for VR skills-based training has never been higher. Our startup is in hyper growth mode, scaling in every direction. We are looking for people that possess a true love for learning and have a burning desire to contribute to outcomes that change the world.
Summary: We are looking for an expert in instructional design and technology integration to help us build next generation integration guides for educators and trainers to better integrate Transfr immersive VR and online content into their career exploration and training programs.

Responsibilities:

  • Create comprehensive lesson plans aligned with specific integration guide topics.
  • Design interactive activities that utilize Transfr VR and online content to reinforce key learning points from the simulations and integration guide styles.
  • Ensure lesson plans and activities are learner-centered, accessible, and adaptable to different learning environments.
  • Develop materials that are visually appealing, well-organized, and easy to follow.
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders on a weekly basis to ensure accuracy, consistency, and alignment with the overall project expectations and goals.

Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of experience and knowledge with teaching/training, instructional design and technology integration.
  • A degree in instructional design, educational technology or related field is preferred.
  • Knowledge of career exploration and educational requirements of various career paths.
  • Strong technology skills and experience with virtual reality products would be beneficial.
  • Strong analytical skills of where virtual reality might be the best fit for educational purposes would be beneficial
  • Able to advise on educational program evaluation, e.g. design, process improvement, performance measurement (quality, safety, cost, etc.), educational effectiveness.
  • Ability to communicate with senior level leaders in educational institutions and industry , but also at times to less technical audiences who may not be as tech-savvy.
  • Excellent people and communication (both written & oral) skills.
  • Effective organizational, analytical, time management, problem-solving, and multi-tasking skills and habits; ability to complete projects under tight deadlines with little/no direct supervision.
  • Self motivation is key, working with a small company that is fast paced and remote.
What We Offer:
The hourly rate for this position is expected to be between$70-$80/hour for 100 hours of total project hours. This contract position is a duration of up to 3 months.
In Closing:
If you're looking to make a big difference in the lives of others, we invite you to join us on our mission to make learning more intuitive by helping individuals develop the skills they need for career success.
Be a part of creating pathways to prosperity by helping to develop training simulations to teach skills that lead to well-paying jobs, for all.
At Transfr, we embrace diversity because it breeds innovation. Transfr is an equal opportunity employer that participates in E-Verify committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all applicants, consultants, and employees, and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
**Must be authorized to work in the United States without restriction**
Learn more at transfrinc.com