Adult Learning Specialist

Milwaukee, WI
Posted 6 years ago

Job Summary

Adult Learning Specialist reporting directly to the CEO of a innovative startup.  This role will participate on the leadership team to help develop product strategy and company direction.

General Responsibilities

  • Design and develop learning experiences in multiple subject areas
  • Leverage knowledge of and skill in instructional design principles and best practices while creating and revising content
  • Develop additional learning “experience” modules
  • Guide and mentor course developers
  • Approve courses
  • Solicit feedback from users to improve product


  • Bachelor’s degree or above in relevant field, advanced degree preferred
  • 7+ years of work experience in instructional design, learning and development, or other directly relevant field
  • Knowledge of adult learning theory, best practices of instructional design and learning transfer
  • Demonstrated ability to plan for, carry out and provide project support with minimal supervision
  • Ability to work on multiple projects and balance competing priorities
  • Demonstrated strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Willingness and ability to learn and grow to meet the changing requirements of the job
  • Basic familiarity with a Learning Management System (LMS)
  • Experience with developing new technology/products preferred

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