Moodle Developer

  • CDU
  • Swindon

Moodle Developer

Job advert

Moodle Developer

Up to £25,000 per annum

Full-Time Fixed Term until 20th December 2019 (potential for permanent) 


About the role:

This is an exciting and varied role where you’ll support the College Development Unit (CDU)/IT Manager with the ongoing development of the CDU and Learning and Development Centre (LDC). You’ll enhance and facilitate the learning and engagement of both staff and students by creating and providing training, support, materials and advice.


You’ll be confident working to promote and develop our VLE (Moodle) and other online learning platforms to enhance independent learning.  This includes eTrackr, Smart Assessor and the College social media platform ‘SC Connect’.  


If you’re into technology, love using systems and IT in a wide range of contexts, then this could well be the next role for you.


About Swindon College:

At Swindon College we are committed to providing each and every person with equal opportunities in education, career qualifications and training. Our dedicated and highly experienced staff strive to help our learners reach their full potential whilst preparing them for their ideal career path.  


There will be career opportunities with us as we grow. The College has just secured a £21 million bid for Government-backed Institute of Technology funding. In partnership with the University of Gloucestershire (and other local anchor partners), we are committed to delivering a step-change in the availability of high quality professional and technical education in advanced manufacturing and engineering, life sciences, digital technologies and creative media.


In this role you’ll:

  • Be at the heart of all learning and development e-solutions within the college
  • Create your own training packages for our students.
  • Investigate new and emerging applications and technologies which move us forward with our technology and enjoy  working with learners of all ages and abilities to support their career objectives



  • Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme
  • 33 days annual leave (inclusive of all discretionary and bank holidays)
  • Training and development support in your role
  • Wellbeing and Lifestyle support including access to our market leading Employee Benefits Platform, free access to on-site gym facilities, eye care voucher schemes and dental plan  
  • On-site parking and subsidised restaurants, Costa & Starbucks


How to apply:

If you are unable to apply on line or require further information please email or call 01793 491591.


Closing date: 10th July 2019


An Application Form must be submitted if you wish to be considered for this post. Please note this vacancy may close sooner if sufficient applications have been received so please apply as soon as possible.

Swindon College is committed to embedding a culture which values diversity and ensures equality of opportunity.  We take our safeguarding responsibilities seriously and promote the welfare of children and young people.  We expect all staff, applicants and customers to share this commitment.

This role is likely to involve working with under 18’s and/or vulnerable adults. Any appointment will be made subject to strict vetting and screening checks and our receipt of a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.







Qualifications and experience required:

·         Level 2 English and Maths (or equivalent) or the commitment to gaining within 24 months

·         Prior experience delivering a VLE platform in a learning and information environment

·         Ability to use e-learning/ILT applications for the creation of online resources

·         Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the confidence and ability to relay information accessibly to a wide                   ange of customer

·         Confidence to provide training 121 and in small groups