RESOURCES AND JOB SEARCHING LINKS
Below are a few of my favorite sites to search out job leads, check out salary ranges, keep in contact with like-mined professionals and follow industry trends within the educational technology industry.
- 2013 Guild Research Salary Calculator Calculations provided are intended to offer a benchmark salary, and should be adjusted further based on unique location, company, and/or personal variables.
- eLearning Salary Report: guildresearch_salary2013
ONLINE JOB SEARCHING SITES:
Create a professional Linkedin.com profile. This is a must have! 97% of employers use LinkedIn to research potential candidates. But its so much more then that, its used for jobs /hiring, profile searches, building new relationships/networking, service recommendations, Linkedin groups, strengthening old relationships, etc.
Search for job openings and internship opportunities in countries around the world. Listings are updated daily! Going Global features constantly-updated career and employment resources—CONNECT THROUGH THE ALUMNI SITE
Click here to find millions of jobs from thousands of company web sites, job boards and newspapers. Use keywords and software that you use.
Juju.com is a job search engine, not a job board. Juju’s comprehensive search results link to millions of jobs found on thousands employer career portals, recruiter websites, job boards, and other employment sites all over the Internet, rather than to a limited set of job postings hosted directly on our own site. Try using keywords like “e-learning”
This site is designed to provide information about instructional design principles and how they relate to teaching and learning. Instructional design (also known as instructional systems design), is the analysis of learning needs and systematic develoment of instruction. Has an active job board.
Salt – Society for Applied Learning Technology® is oriented to professionals whose work requires knowledge and communication in the field of instructional technology. This is a great resource to seek employment and keep on top of your industry.
THE ELEARNING GUILD
The eLearning Guild is the oldest and most trusted source of information, networking, and community for e-Learning professionals. Sign up for “FREE” and search their job postings
INSTRUCTIONAL DESIGN CENTRAL Instructional Design Central (IDC) is dedicated towards providing instructional design professionals, educators, and students access to instructional designer resources, information, learning opportunities, and community services.
BRAINMASS – Create Academic Ebooks
BrainMass allows you to publish your existing knowledge in eBooks, turn your teaching experience into video form and put those tutoring skills to great use. We’ll help you to monetize the knowledge you already possess by marketing your work to our base of student customers who need help! Applicants may register as Online Teaching Assistants if they are currently working on, or have obtained, a graduate-level (Masters or PhD) degree from an accredited university.
UNIVERSAL CLASS – Online Instructors/Instructional Writers
Teach online marketplace – Create video tutorials on a variety of topics. Find a project you are interested in doing and submit a bid for the project. Great experience and examples you can add to your portfolio site.
DESIGNING DIGITALLY – Elearning development companyFreelance opportunities for elearning developers and captivate developers
MOODLE JOBS – A database of Moodle-related jobs offered.
EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY JOB SEARCH SITES:
AACE (Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education):
ELEARNING COMPANY JOB BOARDS:
- GPStrategies.com – Search elearning and instructional design
- TATA Interactive.com
- Designing Digitally
Hudson Has a division for ADDIE instructional design consultants