eLearning Consultant - New Zealand - Wellington

About Us

Catalyst IT is part of a global team of skilled open source technologists, with our HQ situated in Wellington. We specialise in developing, designing and supporting enterprise grade systems using open source technologies. One of our largest offerings here at Catalyst is that we specialise in the design, development and hosting of e-learning platforms. Catalyst are one of Moodle's longest standing partners, co-founders of Totara LMS and core developers and maintainers of the Mahara project.

About the Role

We are expanding our eLearning Consulting team and looking for a eLearning Consultant to offer our clients more support in regards to content creation, training and consulting. You will provide support to clients in the environments they use to reach better results for staff and learners, coordinating their wishes and requests and turning them into reality. You will be responsible for developing effective ongoing relationships between existing clients and Catalyst to ensure the client receives excellent service. This role also involves engaging in business development tasks and creating opportunities for long term growth.

You will be acting as the interface between non-technical clients and Catalyst developers and identifying, advising on and implementing client configuration requirements. You will also be designing and facilitating workshops and training sessions for clients on the effective use of their learning solution, as well as designing and conducting occupational and training needs analysis, designing and developing training courses and general consulting for a wide range of eLearning queries.

Who are we looking for?

To succeed in the role, it goes without saying that you should have excellent verbal and written communication skills, including presenting to a diverse range of stakeholders. You should be able to elicit and translate requirements from clients with the ability to both listen carefully and ask the right questions.

You will need excellent relationship management skills with the ability to maintain mid/high level client relationships as well as the ability to appropriately prioritise your time and tasks. Exceptional organisational skills are are must have.

You should also have an understanding of FOSS and knowledge of software development in terms of process, tools and technology.

Any of the following would look great on your CV and be an definite advantage:

  • Previous exposure to Totara or Moodle LMS specifically
  • Teaching or training experience or tertiary education would be favourably considered, but is not mandatory
  • Instructional Design experience

Being a good employer is really important to us. We pay our staff a fair wage and make sure they have any support they need to grow their skills. We get together every Friday afternoon to relax, share company news from around the world and celebrate the achievements of our staff. We also offer health insurance, flexible working hours, plenty of training opportunities, and a great central location.

You must have the right to work in New Zealand to apply for this role.

If this sounds like you please send your CV and Cover Letter to jobs@catalyst.net.nz. Please also include links to any public work you're happy to showcase.

Our hiring processes reflect our diversity policy which you can read in full here: https://www.catalyst.net.nz/content/catalyst-diversity-policy