Latest Digest from Elearning Support – 7 March 2019

1. News and Information

Job vacancy – ICT Learning Technology Analyst

Come and join our team!

Yorkshire Ambulance Service is seeking to recruit a Learning Technology Analyst to work as part of the North e-Learning Support Team.

The role is extremely varied and requires the post holder to be highly organised and an efficient coordinator with excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Key duties include:

  • Providing support on various learning technologies and systems
  • Problem solving in relation to technical support queries
  • Facilitating regular webinars on creating and publishing e-learning
  • Maintaining procedures and guidelines for learning technologies
  • Preparing data and reports for external customers

For more information please visit

The closing date for applications is 21 March 2019.

Job vacancy – E-Learning Support Officer, University of York

A vacancy has arisen within the University of York’s Programme Design and Learning Technology Team for the position of E-Learning Support Officer. This post offers an opportunity for personal development in acquiring skills and experience in delivering learning technology training and support services to staff and students across the University.

Further details of the post are available at

The closing date for applications is 15 March 2019.

Job vacancy – HR Systems Lead

The National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE) are looking for a HR System Lead to lead on projects to increase and improve the use of ESR and develop the system to its full potential.

Further details of the post are available at

The closing date for applications is 19 March 2019.

2. New Resources

e-Learning for Healthcare Programme of Work

e-Learning for Healthcare provide monthly updates to their programme of work,  As e-Learning for Healthcare programmes are available via the e-LfH Hub, ESR and AICC link the programme of work is a good way to identify if there is a course in development or about to be updated that would benefit your Trust. If you are interested in knowing if there are plans to develop content in a particular subject area, please email the North e-Learning Support Team,

3. Events


Newsquest L&D Success Story: The Journey from Classroom Learning to Blended Learning – 26 March 2019, 14.00 GMT

Join Newsquest’s Head of Learning Solutions, Melanie Cooley, and Mind Tools’ CEO Oliver Craddock, for a 30-minute webinar.

Hear practical tips and examples of how Newsquest has helped drive learner engagement of their 1,000 field-based sales team in less than 2 years.

For more information or to register visit,


Learning Technologies 2018 Awards Showcase – London – 29 March 2019

The Learning Technologies Awards represent the best the industry has to offer. At this event the people behind the prizes will be there to showcase their work and share their own backstories.

For more information or to register visit,

Support Your Workforce at the Point of Work – Online – 3 April 2019

The Digital Support Solutions Spotlight will introduce you to tools and methods to get started creating practical digital solutions.

Sessions include;

  • Leveraging Mobile Coaching as a Digital Support Solution
  • Creating Valuable Augmented Reality Solutions for Performance Support

For more information or to register visit,—digital-support-solutions/

Learning Technologies Summer Forum 2019 –  ExCeL London – 11 July 2019

Designed to further develop the key learning themes from the Learning Technologies event, this free exhibition is your chance to see, hear and experience the best of the sessions, new technologies, demos and companies that you may have missed at the February event, as well as a host of new content that will be on show.

For more information or to register visit,—digital-support-solutions


Using Technology in Evidence-Based Teaching and Learning (Future Learn)

Explore effective research-informed ways of using technology to support teaching and learning in the classroom.

For more information or to register visit

Multimodal Literacies: Communication and Learning in the Era of Digital Media (Coursera)

This course introduces innovative approaches to learning and teaching, with a focus on the use of e-learning and social web technologies.

For more information or to register visit

4. Learning Technology Articles and Information


Education horizon-scanning Bulletin –February 2019 

A digest of recent studies and articles related to healthcare, nursing and medical education, produced by John Gale at Mid-Cheshire NHS Foundation Trust.

TEL News – February 2019 

TEL News is your monthly update keeping you up to speed with all the national work on Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL) in health and care.


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