Job Posting 89835

Education Specialist
Network of Networks (N2)
Work From Home - From Anywhere
Virtual
closes in 11 days (Fri, 9 Dec)
part time - temporary / contract

Education Specialist

 

Location: Virtual

Appointment Type/ Status: Contract, Part-Time

Hours per week: 12

Start date: asap

End date: 31Mar2023

 

About N2

The Network of Networks (N2) is a not-for-profit incorporated organization and an alliance of Canadian research networks and organizations working to enhance national clinical research capability and capacity. Bringing together trialists and clinical research professionals from across the country, N2 provides a common platform for sharing best practices, resources and research-related content to ensure efficient and high-quality research, integrity of clinical practices and accountability. The organization is truly representative of clinical research in Canada and acts as a national voice and advocate on behalf of a broad range of stakeholders that have an impact on the efficiency and quality of clinical trials conducted in Canada. More information can be found on http://n2canada.ca.

 

About the Role

Working under direction of the N2 Executive Director and with guidance from the N2 Education Committee Co-Chairs, the N2 Education Specialist will coordinate a project to identify high- priority clinical research training topics, and the resources required to develop them. This would include an environmental scan, seeking resources from key subject matter experts and meeting with key stakeholders to identify clear objectives for the proposed content. The N2 Education Specialist will also provide recommendations on a standardized course template and how to approach selection of an optimal Learning Management System (LMS) to house new training content.

 

The successful candidate requires clinical research experience, experience with e-learning software, knowledge of LMS platforms, and strong project management skills. It would be an asset to have knowledge of Instructional Course Design techniques and approaches for adult education.

 

Qualifications

Bachelors degree in health related field or equivalent

  • Minimum three (3) years appropriate clinical and/or professional experience
  • Experience with e-learning software (Articulate, Storyline, MOODLE)
  • Well-developed leadership, problem solving and project management skills
  • Demonstrated ability to express complex technical concepts effectively
  • Excellent synthesis and strong writing skills
  • Mentor/training, adult teaching experience
  • Knowledge of applicable legislative and/or organizational policies
  • Well-developed team building skills and working with interdisciplinary team members
  • Client service oriented, with the ability to effectively work with diversity and appreciate that people with different opinions, backgrounds and characteristics bring richness to the challenge or situation at hand
  • Ability to exercise independent judgment and initiative where required, while working under pressure with often changing deadlines
  • Excellent oral communication skills and ability to interact with diplomacy and tact with colleagues, the general public, as well as individuals in the scientific community
  • French language proficiency and knowledge of Canada’s Clinical Trials Environment an asset

 

Please apply by submitting cover letter and CV to with the subject line “Education Specialist”

 

N2 Values Diversity

Applications from all qualified individuals are invited. N2 is committed to employment equity and diversity and welcomes applications from members of racialized groups, Indigenous Peoples, people with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, and persons of any gender identity or gender expression.

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