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Experience Design | User Centered Design Facilitator (October 2020 – August 2021)

Red & Yellow are looking for an experienced and passionate UX professional, with a background in education and/or facilitation, to tailor and deliver a unique Experience Design programme for one of South Africa’s most prominent brands. 

Due to the nature of the project, the suitability of the role would likely apply to: 

  • UX freelancers
  • UX professionals working part-time on other projects
  • Professionals who are are versed in digital user or design research
  • Other XD related professionals looking for a rewarding side hustle with a steady income for 11 months.

Role requirements: 

  •  Inform and assist in the development of UX and XD content for online learning in consultation with Instructional Design team and client design leads.
  • Assist in developing assessments and testing instruments that incorporate simulated briefs in consultation with client and Head of Programme Development.
  • Develop lecture slides and workshop plans that support online learning by being engaging and interactive.
  • Deliver lecture sessions and facilitate workshop sessions for one week a month, as scheduled, via video conferencing.
  • Be available for student reviews and consultations on student projects as required.
  • Assist in overall programme delivery and coordination with support from internal programme managers.

This is a part-time, consulting position to be delivered face to face, between October 2020 until August 2021. There will be a level of content development and programme design required prior to delivery of the programme in October.

Time commitment: Approx: 40 - 80 hours a month.

  • Lecturing and Facilitation:  30 hours a month
  • Preparation and Content Dev: 36 hours a month
  • Student consultation and reviews: 6 hours a month
  • Programme delivery and coordination: 8 hours a month

Banking sector experience in the design of user experiences would be preferred.

Requirements

  • Relevant Tertiary Qualification
  • Minimum 2 years experience in a UCD/ UX/ XD position
  • Experience as a facilitator and/or lecturer
  • Proficient in:
    • Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, XD),
    • Sketch
    • InVision
    • Or similar tools
  • Able to commit for the duration of the entire project. 

 Advantageous

  • Post Graduate qualification UCD/ UX/ XD or a Postgraduate qualification with evidence of established skills in the field.
  • Experience in the banking or financial sector
  • Experience in online learning content development
  • Experience in remote facilitation via video conferencing
  • Registered Assessor and/or Moderator for MICT SETA for SAQA ID: 90721

Please provide at least 2 contactable references on your application.

If you feel you’ve got what it takes to join Red & Yellow, we want to hear from you! Get in touch with us!

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