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VCPI is a fantastic place to work! We’re a passionate, innovative, and driven group of people committed to being a powerful resource for public safety nationwide. From curriculum development to program management, IT support, copy writing, marketing and beyond, we are always looking for people who share our vision to work with us in a variety of capacities.

VCPI is accepting applications for the position of Instructional Designer

What VCPI needs:

VCPI is looking for a dynamic, creative, and talented individual to join our team as an Instructional Designer. This full-time, salaried team member will use technical knowledge and design expertise to produce in-house digital and technology-enhanced solutions for a variety of projects. This person will develop and maintain online courses (including graphics, resources, and materials) and provide technical support to external users. Additional responsibilities include collaborating regularly with VCPI team members, subject-matter experts, and vendors to assist with current and future technology solutions, such as maintenance and expansion of multiple websites, out-sourced IT services, learning management systems, and more.

Are you the right candidate?

First, do you have the basic requirements?

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field (Master’s degree preferred)
  • Ability to be both self-directed and work well as part of a team
  • Very strong organizational, interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills; Attention to detail is critical
  • Experience in developing and administering both asynchronous and synchronous web-based learning deliverables
  • Proven experience in instructional design, curriculum development, and learning management systems administration to include:
    • Proficiency with technology platforms and software necessary to support effective content creation, experience using web-based authoring tools preferred
    • Experience with eLearning authoring software such as Articulate Storyline and have a basic understanding of LMS-relevant technical specifications
    • Understanding of accessibility requirements including 508 compliance and WCAG guidelines;
    • Experience designing for large audiences, can develop for multiple delivery modes, and experience with multiple design and development tools
    • Strong understanding of adult learning theory, learner engagement, and levels of interactivity in web-based training
    • Administering and working within databases and Learning Management Systems, to include Moodle;
    • Formatting and loading eLearning courses, including pre- and post-tests, evaluations, and activities to LMS
  • Writing and developing visual content for websites, course manuals, and other content and resources
  • Ability to assist the VCPI Team in marketing outreach, digital publications, and other IT in-house and outsourced functions
  • Preferred candidates will have additional desired experience and skills to include:
    • Video filming, production, and editing
    • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite software (Photoshop, Illustrator, Premier Pro, Audition, etc.)
    • Experience recording and editing high quality audio content

Next, are you a good fit for VCPI?

  • Do you take ownership and pride in your work, and enjoy being part of an effort that’s bigger than yourself?
  • Do you thrive in a fast-paced and collaborative environment?
  • Do you enjoy participating in idea generation and developmental and explorative processes?
  • Do you subscribe to a life-long learning philosophy and practice?
  • Are you passionate about life in general and do you put that energy into your work?

This is a full-time position at VCPI that features a competitive salary and benefits package designed to attract great people and keep them. VCPI offers a fun and casual, yet professional, work environment and an opportunity to make a difference. VCPI offers a flexible schedule and the possibility of a hybrid work option. VCPI is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive and supportive environment for all employees.

If you are interested in this position, please forward your résumé and a cover letter to resumes@vcpi.org.

There are no openings available at this time.

Please check back at a later date for updated listings.

Are you interested in joining our family, but don’t see an opportunity listed above the fits your skillset? Please feel free to introduce yourself and submit a resume for our file at resumes@vcpi.org.

We look forward to hearing from you!

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