Instructional Designer
  • Full Time, Permanent position
  • Hybrid working environment 
  • Salary up to $99,900 inclusive of Super and Leave Loading,

About Us

The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP) serves as the primary organisation representing the psychiatry medical specialty in Australia and New Zealand. Our mission focuses on training, educating, and advocating for psychiatrists in both countries, with a vision for excellence and equity in the provision of mental health care.


The role 

This role is responsible for the collaboration, design, development and implementation of engaging online learning experiences. You will have a strong background in instructional design, online learning development, and have a passion for leveraging technology to enhance learning outcomes.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with subject matter experts to analyse learning needs and develop learning objectives.
  • Design and develop interactive online courses, modules, and learning resources using instructional design principles, adult learning theories, and multimedia tools.
  • Produce storyboards and other relevant documents.
  • Utilise authoring tools (e.g., Articulate Rise and Storyline) to create engaging and interactive online learning content.
  • Incorporate multimedia elements such as videos, simulations, quizzes, and interactive activities to enhance learner engagement and retention.

Please refer to the position description attached for a more detailed outline of responsibilities


To be successful in this role you will have: 

  • Previous experience in developing engaging learning content.
  • Knowledge of learning theories, including assessment, and instructional design models.
  • Proficiency with learning management systems (LMS).
  • Basic HTML programming knowledge.
  • Solid knowledge of course development software and at least one Learning Management System.
  • Visual design skills (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign).
  • Ability to write effective copy, instructional text, audio scripts/video scripts.
  • Proficiency with online learning authoring tools such as Articulate Rise, Storyline, Adobe Captivate, or similar software.
  • Eligibility Requirement: Applicants must be either an Australian citizen, permanent resident, or a New Zealand citizen.

Working with RANZCP

At RANZCP, our employees are our greatest asset. We offer a range of benefits including monthly RDOs, hybrid work arrangements, gifted leave at the end of the year, competitive salaries, and ample training and development opportunities.


How to apply

Please apply through the Expr3ss link, submitting a single document containing both your resume and a cover letter that addresses your qualifications, relevant experience, and suitability for the position. Refer to the position description for further details.


For any queries related to this position please email [email protected]. We do not accept referrals from agencies.


Applications close at 5pm on Thursday, 20 June 2024.


RANZCP is dedicated to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace that respects and values the unique perspectives and contributions of all individuals. We actively encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and Maaori peoples, aiming to provide a supportive and inclusive environment for all employees.


  Full Time

    Melbourne VIC

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   Posted 08 Jul 24

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