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Senior Learning Designer

£48K-£55K Basic Salary + Benefits

Location Greater London
Sector Private Sector
Job type Permanent
Role Learning design
Job ref 2985
Benefits Bonus scheme, Pension

Are you an exceptional Learning and Development professional with extensive experience in the design of skills-based learning in a corporate environment? Do you have a strong understanding of adult learning principles and instructional design theory in a fully blended environment? If you are looking for an opportunity to grow as a professional and test your skills in one of the worlds most respected global organisations, then read on… This role is on a 2 year FTC with potential to extend. You will have the opportunity to work remotely twice a week.

This job aligns to the LPI’s Capability Map see how


  • Lead on kick-off meetings for all design projects, including regularly reporting on project progress, ensuring these are delivered on time and against budget
  • Regularly liaise with stakeholders and provide expert design consultation
  • Brief and coach subject matter experts throughout each stage of the project
  • Ensure adult learning theories and best design techniques are adhered to
  • Work closely with eLearning Developers to create learning content


  • Excellent understanding of adult learning principles
  • Superb communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Strong project management skills
  • Understanding of authoring tools and their capabilities, e.g. Articulate Storyline or Adobe Captivate, or GOMO


  • 5 years experience designing blended learning solutions
  • Experience in a professional services firm is an advantage
  • Experience project managing design projects from inception through to launch
  • Experience of consulting with external clients about their learning requirements


  • Educated to degree level or equivalent


  • Project Management qualifications are desirable

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LPI Capability Map

This role aligns to the following competencies on the LPI’s Capability Map. If you plan to apply for this job, it will help your application to submit your Capability Map Competency Profile, in addition to your CV.

Design and develop solutions

Create and manage content
4 – Strategic

(Co-)Creating relevant learning content using sound learning design principles, and ensuring content is aligned with needs analysis and learning solution design and assessment strategy. Editing content when required to maintain, accuracy and relevance.

Design and develop solutions
4 – Strategic

(Co-)Designing and developing learning experiences and solutions that include appropriate formal and informal learning solutions, resources and performance support, ensuring that business, performance and learner requirements are met.

Manage projects
4 – Strategic

Initiating, planning, executing, controlling and closing the work of teams on L&D projects to achieve goals and meet success criteria.


Working with the Learning & Performance Institute

Blue Eskimo enjoys a unique relationship with the Learning & Performance Institute, as its nominated recruitment provider. And, as a company that’s accredited by the LPI, we operate within its guidelines and uphold its standards.

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