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Instructional Designer


Sep 26, 2018

Metro Detroit, MI


Agent: Katy V.

Job #: 138586

Job Description

Freelance Instructional Designer needed, must be local to the metro Detroit area but remote work options are available. 

Job brief 
We are looking for a professional Instructional Designer to design and develop learning and practicing experiences. The goal is to facilitate learners in acquiring knowledge, skills and competencies in an effective and appealing manner. ​


  • Create engaging learning activities and compelling course content that enhances retention and transfer 
  • Work with subject matter experts and identify target audience’s training needs 
  • State instructional end goals and create content that matches them 
  • Visualize instructional graphics, the user interface and the finished product 
  • Conduct instructional research and analysis on learners and contexts 
  • Apply tested instructional design theories, practice and methods 
  • Provide exercises and activities that enhance the learning process 
  • Create supporting material/media (audio, video, simulations, role plays, games etc) 
  • Decide on the criteria used to judge learner’s performance and develop assessment instruments 
  • Maintain project documentation and course folders 


  • Proven working experience in instructional design and with instructional technology 
  • Excellent knowledge of learning theories and instructional design models 
  • Lesson and curriculum planning skills 
  • Basic HTML and Flash programming knowledge 
  • Solid knowledge of course development software and at least one Learning Management System 
  • Visual design skills (Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Illustrator) and ability to storyboard 
  • Ability to write effective copy, instructional text, audio scripts/video scripts 
  • BS or MA degree in instructional design, educational technology or similar

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