Instructional Designer in Louisville, KY at ResCare

Date Posted: 2/22/2018

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Job Description


Title: Instructional Designer

Job Category: Corporate Services

Line of Business: Resource Center Services

About ResCare

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Instructional Designer.

Are you passionate about helping others? Don’t miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you help people reach their highest level of independence! Apply today! ResCare. Where Care Meets Career.

Instructional Designer Responsibilities

ResCare is evolving to be the leader in technology and learning in the human services industry.  The training team plays a vital role in driving the initiatives around systems, processes, and leadership.  It is an exciting time as the training team is growing faster than ever! This role offers opportunity to own and implement major projects across the organization. 

The Instructional Designer will be responsible for the effective design of training programs and materials across the organization. The Instructional Designer will collaborate heavily with operations and Human Resources employees. Responsibilities include applying instructional design and cutting-edge development principles to produce standardized, engaging and innovative learning programs to drive company objectives, compliance, and our values-based culture. Your primary goal is to ensure learning transfer occurs and to successfully address any performance gaps. You will also be involved in: 

  • Evaluating the effectiveness of all learning programs
  • Partnering with others to ensure that all training meets our company Best-in-Class and regulatory standards 
  • Assisting with any modifications to technical, clinical, and skilled training courses 
  • Staying current with industry/sector trends and best practices. 

Specific Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred; or equivalent education and relevant creative learning & development experience and skills. 
  • Experience developing/designing e-learning and blended training programs – has worked with subject matter experts during analysis, design, and development to produce quality training materials within established time frames required. 
  • Proficient use of Adobe Photoshop, MS Office, and/or equivalent development tools required
  • 2 years of experience with demonstrated success and increasing responsibility in learning and development including instructional design preferred. 
  • Experience in program management, performance improvement, and leadership development preferred. 
  • Experience with a Learning Management System (LMS) preferred. 
  • Experience incorporating multiple media elements into learning programs including audio, video, animation, simulation, and self-developed graphics preferred. 
  • Knowledge of adult learning, instructional design and distance learning theories and methodologies, including the ADDIE model required. 
  • Proficient use of Adobe Captivate preferred.  
  • Strong project management skills and ability to own a training project from beginning to end preferred. 
  • Ability to effectively communicate and interact with all levels of the organization preferred.

Additional Information


In addition to meeting your passion for making a difference in people's lives and career advancement, opportunities you may also be offered:

  • Competitive pay based on experience
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
  • Suite of voluntary insurance options
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holidays
  • Performance incentives
  • Company Discount Purchasing Program
    • Cell phone Service
    • Ford and Chrysler Automobiles
    • Furniture
    • Appliances
    • Staples discounts
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Legal Assistance Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Don't miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you assist people to reach their highest level of independence. 

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

9901 Linn Station Road , Louisville, KY 40223-3808 USA